Nafisa Joseph’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 28, 1978

Death Date

July 29, 2004

Age of Death

26 years

Cause of Death




The model Nafisa Joseph died at the age of 26. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Indian model and MTV video jockey who was the winner of Miss India Universe 1997. She committed suicide by hanging herself in July 2004, due to her marriage being called off.

She was engaged to businessman Gautam Khanduja but, after finding out he was still married, their wedding was called off.



“Sometimes, I sit down to sketch at the unearthly hour of 3 in the morning!” (Nafisa Joseph)


“I was a little nervous backstage. But I had this book, Gandhi. I just read his quotes, closed my eyes and focused my thoughts. Presently, this book is my prized possession.” (Nafisa Joseph)


“I love being photographed, I love the ramp.” (Nafisa Joseph)


“Deep inside, I was hoping I’d win: The competition was tough, but I learned from other’s mistakes.” (Nafisa Joseph)


“The greatest injustice in the world is to bring a child into the world, and not be able to offer it peace.” (Nafisa Joseph)