Nasim Najafi Aghdam is a Persian YouTube personality, animal rights activist, vegan activist and fitness personality.
Nasim Najafi Aghdam Biography
Nasim Najafi Aghdam was born on 5th April 1979, in Urmia, Iran. She is of Iranian-Azerbaijani heritage. Her parents immigrated to Iran from the Republic of Azerbaijan. Nasim Najafi Aghdam immigrated to the United States alongside her family in 1996.
Regarding her religion, Nasim Najafi Aghdam was identified as a registered member of the Baháʼí Faith. She resided in Riverside County, California alongside her grandmother. She was best recognized for her content posted on Facebook, Instagram, Telegram and YouTube. She posted her content in Persian, Azerbaijani, English and Turkish.
Nasim Najafi Aghdam’s father was Ismail Aghdam. Not much information regarding her educational background is available to the general public or media. She rose to prominence on Iranian social media with her content gaining massive attention. A dedicated vegan, she protested alongside People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) against the use of pigs in the United States Marine Corps training procedures for victims of trauma.
Nasim Najafi Aghdam passed away on April 3, 2018, at the age of 38 in San Bruno, California, the United States of America. She reportedly died of a self-inflicted gunshot to the heart. Earlier that day at 12:46 p.m. PDT, she opened fire with a Smith & Wesson 9 mm semi-automatic pistol at the headquarters of YouTube in San Bruno, California.
Nasim Najafi Aghdam wounded three people and eventually killed herself. It is believed that her actions were due to perceived discrimination by the video-sharing website YouTube towards her channels. Nasim had complained that YouTube had been censoring her videos and stopped paying her for her content.
Nasim Najafi Aghdam Husband
Nasim Najafi Aghdam was not married at the time of her death. She was reportedly not in any known relationship at the time of her death as well.
Nasim Najafi Aghdam Net Worth
Nasim Najafi Aghdam had accumulated an estimated net worth of approximately $50,000 at the time of her death. She has earned the amount primarily from her successful career as a YouTube personality.