Marzieh Mortezai

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: Iranian-born iconic singer known as the diva of Persian traditional song who was silenced after the Islamic Revolution in 1979 but who reemerged years later outside Iran as a singer and a highly public supporter of the resistance.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: 1924

 

Died: October 13, 2010

 

Location: Paris, France