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Aaliyah Biography, Age, Death, Height, Weight, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 27, 2020

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Short Biography

Aaliyah was born on 16-01-1979 in Brooklyn, New York City in the state of New York, United States. She was an American African Singer, Film Actress, Model, Dancer, Musician & Recording Artist.

Other Name: Aaliyah Dana Haughton, Babygirl
Other Professions: Film Actress Model Dancer Musician Recording Artist
Appearance: Hollywood

Aaliyah Complete Bio & Career

Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born on 16 January 1979. She was an actress, model, and singer by profession. She gained her education from Detroit school. She first performed in a concert on a show named, star search along with Gladys Knight. R. Kelly was her mentor. She made her debut with the album named, age ain’t nothing but a number. The album was such a big hit that its 3 million copies were sold.
She signed a contract with Atlantic records. Her first film was, Romeo must die in 2000. She had silky vocals and sultry voice. Her second album was one in a million. She was the youngest singer to perform at the 1998 academy awards ceremony. Her second film was the queen of the damned. Her song, rock the boat was the most viewed song. Her song, more than a woman topped the UK chart. She was very enthusiastic about her performance. She signed various films like honey and sparkle. She also covered the Isley brother’s single, At your best in 2001. Her voice was sweet. She described her lyrics in depth.
She also includes hip hop and pop style in her music. Her songs had a crisp production. Aaliyah was regarded as a digital diva. She was influenced by En Vogue, Korn, Prince, and Janet Jackson. Her image was of prominent importance to her. She started a fashion trend called, Health Goth and Ghetto Goth. People regarded her as a role model. She balanced both her career very effectively.

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Aaliyah died on 25-08-2001 in Marsh Harbour, Abaco, The Bahamas at the age of 22 due to AirPlane Crash.

DEATHDAY 25 August,2001 (Friday)
DEATH PLACE Marsh Harbour, Abaco

Aaliyah Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Michael Haughton and Diane Haughton. She had a brother named, Rashad Haughton.

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Body Measurements

Skin Colour Brown
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Detroit, Michigan, United States
Nationality British
Religion Catholic
Address United States
School Catholic School
College N/A
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Singing, Dancing
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Age Ain't Nothing But a Number
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website


Favorite Color Grey, Black
Favorite Dress Western Wear
Favorite Accessories Bands, Perfumes

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Aaliyah

  • She was a great admirer of Michael Jackson's Thriller.
  • She was a homebody, meaning she liked to stay at home.
  • She earned the nicknames, Princes of R & B, and queen of urban pop.

Aaliyah Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Aaliyah was 22 years 7 months & 9 days old age.