Vigen Derderian

 

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: Iranian pop singer considered as one of Iran's best loved pop singers known as the "king of Iranian pop" and "sultan of jazz" who like many other Iranian entertainers had to leave the country after the Islamic revolution in 1979 when music was banned, but who continued to have a successful recording career performing before sold-out Armenian audiences in the U.S. and Europe.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: November 23, 1929

 

Died: October 26, 2003

 

Location: Los Angeles, California