Born: February 20,1988
Height: 5 feet 5 inches
Biography: Jiah Khan was a model, singer and actor of American origin. She had completed her studies in London. Thereafter she moved to Mumbai to try her luck in Bollywood. She was a trained dancer and knew many dance forms like salsa, jazz, samba, belly dancing as well as kathak. She made her debut in the daring movie Nishabd, directed by Ram Gopal Varma. She was cast opposite Amitabh Bachchan. She portrayed the role of a young girl in love with a much older man. She received critical praise for her performance and award nominations too. Next she was seen in the Aamir Khan starrer Ghajini. She was last seen in the Sajid Khan flick Housefull in a supporting cast. She committed suicide by handing herself from the ceiling fan of her flat in Juhu. She left behind a suicide note. Suraj Pancholi, Aditya Pancholi’s son was arrested for investigation of her death, after her mother Rabiya filed a complaint against him for abetting her death. She was buried as per Islamic rites.