|Birth Day||October 25, 1926|
|Age||94 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Dec 16, 2007 (age 81)|
He taught himself to paint while studying civil engineering at Harvard and Columbia.
He gained recognition early on as a portraitist especially after he painted the entire Afghan Royal Family.
He married Zarrin Gulgee, with whom he had one son. He and his wife were found murdered in their home in 2007.