Leila Forouhar

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Isfahan, Iran
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Isfahan, Iran

Leila Forouhar is an Iranian popular pop and classical singer. Leila Forouhar was a child star, acting from the age of 3.

Early Life and Childhood

Leila Forouhar was born on 23 February 1959. She was born in Isfahan, Iran. Leila Forouhar is currently 63 years old. Her father’s name is Jahangir Forouhar and similarly, her mother’s name is Jahangir Forouhar.

Likewise, her father was a popular late Iranian actor. There is Leila’s younger sister Fariba is her sibling. She belongs to an Iranian nationality. She follows the Christian religion. Leila Forouhar has not reviled her educational background and schooling.

Moreover, she loved singing from an early age. When her parents divorced she was just 1years old. She lives with her mother and it was not easy for her mother to support so Leila decided to start singing at the teenage club. There is no more detailed information about her early life than this.


At the age of three, Leila Forouhar started her stage career at Sepahan Theater in Iran when she went on stage with her parents. Leila is the only daughter of Jahangir Forouhar. He is a late Iranian actor.

Receiving recognition for her part in Soltane Ghalbha (King of Hearts) as a child she acted in movies in minor roles. Later on, she began modeling for fashion magazines as a teenager.

Likewise, she continued to act in movies and has also included EzteraabFour Sisters, and The Thirsty Ones she has been featured in over 47 films.

Moreover, War with neighboring Iraq had a negative impact on the Iranian movie and music industry. Until deciding to emigrate from the country the Forouhar family stayed in Tehran.

Forouhar and her family moved to the United States in 1988. In countries including Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Iraq, Armenia, and the United States Leila’s songs are popular.

Thus, she has released more than 20 albums in her career. Her album “Planet of Harmony” included songs in Armenian, Turkish, Italian, Greek, Hebrew, Dari Persian, Arabic, English, and Kurdish.

Moreover, Leila Forouhar sang at an international celebration of the festival of Nowruz in March 2010 at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. On her 1976 album Do, Parande Leila covered Dolly Parton’s Jolene.

Leila Forouhar

Caption: Leila Forouhar singing a song. Source: Youtube.

Net Worth

Talking about her net worth and salary, her net worth is $5 million dollars salary is not disclosed yet.  Leila Forouhar earns a good amount of money with her career as an Iranian pop and classical singer.

Likewise, she has done a lot of hard work from a young age. She is living a healthy, luxurious, and happy life with her family. She must have done good brand deals but there is no detailed information about her brand endorsement deals.

Personal Life

Leila Forouhar is a married woman. She married Essi Nabi in August 2004 in California, United States.

He is an Afghan-American businessman  Thus, she has not revealed more details about her Personal life. She has not updated her kid’s name. There are no more detailed information about her personal life.

Body Measurements

Leila Forouhar stands 5 feet tall. Likewise, she has not updated her body weight. Moreover, she has a well-maintained body and an attractive personality. Likewise, she has blond hair and a pair of brown eyes. 

Moreover, there are no details provided regarding his shoe size, dress size, chest size, and other measurements.

Social Media

Leila Forouharhas 1.9 million followers on his Instagram account. She has got 21.4k followers on her Twitter account. Additionally, she got 1.5 million followers on Facebook.

Thus, she is not active on youtube and other social media platforms. Thus, she is popular on social media sites.