Nasreen Pervin Huq

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Birthday
18, 1958
Birthplace
Bangladesh
Death Date
Apr 24, 2006 (47)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
18, 1958
Birthplace
Bangladesh
Death Date
Apr 24, 2006 (47)

About

Women's rights activist who helped found the Acid Survivors Foundation in 1999 and was an adviser to the World Health Organization.

Before Fame

She studied for a master's degree at the University of California, Berkeley.

Trivia

She died after being crushed by a vehicle driven by her chauffeur, which was officially ruled an accident but raised conspiratorial suspicions.

Family Life

Her father, Rafiqul Huq, was an engineer.

Associated With

She and English-born activist Annie Besant both dedicated their lives to securing rights for women.