Princess Azadeh Shafigh, daughter of Princess Ashraf and her Egyptian husband Ahmed Chafik Bey died on Wednesday February 23rd, 2011 in Paris after a long battle against leukemia at age 60.
Below is the official announcement of the démise of the Brave Princess who like her Brother Shahriar fought like a Lion and remained Loyal to King and Country to the very end but lost only against the enemy within: Cancer !
It is with immense grief that we would like to inform our compatriots of the passing away of Princess Azadeh Shafigh Pahlavi.
We are deeply saddened to learn the passing away of Azadeh Shafigh, sister of Shahryar Shafigh who was assassinated in Paris aftermath of the Islamic Coup!
She was very much loved, admired and respected by the opponents of the Islamic Regime for her courage and her love for Iran.