Jalal Chahmaleki


Age: 57


Summary: Iranian earthquake survivor who survived 13 days under the rubble of the devastating Dec. 26 earthquake in Bam, Iran that killed more than 30,000 people in a rescue described as a "miracle" (people rarely survive being buried under rubble more than three days).



Cause of Death: Respiratory and heart failure


Born: circa 1947


Died: January 11, 2004


Location: Bam, Iran