Nazia Hassan

 

 

 

Age: 35

 

Summary: Pakistani pop singer whose song Aap Jaisa Koi from the 1980 Indian film Qurbani made her famous in Pakistan and all of South Asia in the 1980's (her debut album Disco Deewane also charted in fourteen countries worldwide and became the best-selling Asian pop record up until that time), and who was the first Pakistani to win a Filmfare Award remaining as the youngest winner of a Filmfare Award in the category of Best Female Playback Singer to date when she was 15 years old.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: April 3, 1965

 

Died: August 13, 2000

 

Location: London, England