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 Laleh Bijani

Laleh Bijani

Birth
Firouzabad, Fars, Iran
Death 8 Jul 2003 (aged 29)
Singapore Downtown, Central, Singapore
Burial Firouzabad, Fars, Iran
Memorial ID 7665284 · View Source
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Medical Figure. She was the second of 29-year-old craniopagus twins to pass away after a 50-hour surgical procedure to separate them. Although the twins were successfully separated, her sister Ladan Bijani died first and Laleh died 90 minutes later, due to loss of blood during surgery. The twins were from a family of 11 children and born in Firouzabad, Southern Iraq, but grew up in Tehran under doctors' care. Laleh and Ladan wanted to become separated under all circumstances, and Laleh wished to become a journalist

Bio by: Grace, Peace and Love, Karen


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Grace, Peace and Love, Karen
  • Added: 8 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7665284
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Laleh Bijani (17 Jan 1974–8 Jul 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7665284, citing Lohrasb Cemetery, Firouzabad, Fars, Iran ; Maintained by Find A Grave .