Elaheh Hosseinin

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: Iranian singer, songwriter, and vocalist known professionally only by her first name whose career spanned more than half a century and included several performances for the popular National Radio program in Iran, despite the fact that female performers were banned from public performances, who later worked in Los Angeles during the 1980's and 1990's after the 1979 Iranian revolution, and who had also collaborated with famous Iranian composers and soloists on some of the most popular songs in classical Persian music.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: April 7, 1934

 

Died: August 15, 2007

 

Location: Tehran, Iran