Danish Siddiqui Family Wife, Age, Death, Biography 2021

Danish Siddiqui Biography 2021

Danish Siddiqui was an Indian Photojournalist from Mumbai, who was killed while reporting a clash between Taliban fighters and Afghan security forces near the border of Pakistan. In 2018, Danish was honored with Pulitzer Prize as part of the photography staff of Reuters.

Danish Siddiqui Wiki/Profile

Full NameDanish Akhtar Siddiqui
NicknameDanish Siddiqui
ProfessionJournalist, Chief Photographer in India

Danish Siddiqui Age & Personal Life

Date of Birth19 May 1983
Date of Death15 July 2021
Age41 years
Birth PlaceMumbai, India
HometownMumbai, India
HobbiesReading articles
Phone NumberNot Known
Danish Siddiqui Tribute
Credit: aj_therealartist

Physical Stats & more

HeightIn Feet – 5″7 Inch
In Centimeters – 165 cm
In meters – 1.65 m
Weight80 KGs
Body MeasurementsChest: 40
Waist: 36
Biceps: 14
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Danish Siddiqui Education & Qualifcation

School Fr. Agnel School in South New Delhi
College/University1. Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi
2. AJK Mass Communication Research Centre at Jamia (2007)
Educational QualificationGraduated with Degree of Economics, and Mass communication.

Danish Siddiqui Wife & Affairs

Relationship StatusTaken
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseRike, a German national

Danish Siddiqui Family


FatherAkhtar Siddiqui
MotherYet to be updated


BrotherYet to be updated
SisterYet to be updated


SonYet to be updated
DaughterYet to be updated

Net Worth

Net WorthEstimated
Monthly IncomeEstimated
Income SourcesJob Salary
Danish Siddiqui Biography/Photos

Danish Siddiqui Biography

Danish Siddiqui started his career as a television news correspondent. He switched to photojournalism and joined the international news agency Reuters as an intern in 2010.

In 2018, After a lot of hard work, he became the first Indian colleague to win the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography as part of the Photography staff of Reuters organization for reporting the Rohingya Refugee Crisis. 

In 2020, A photograph Danish clicked during the Delhi Riots was titled as one of the best photographs of the year 2020 by Reuters.

Danish Siddiqui had covered many big events all over the world like the Nepal earthquake (April 2015), The Battle of Mosul (2016–17), the Refugee Crisis of Rohingya genocide, Hong Kong protests (2019–2020), 2020 Delhi Riots, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

An Afghan Officer stated that Siddiqui was killed by the Taliban in a crossfire. But, the Taliban rejected the accusations and expressed their regrets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Danish Siddiqui?

Danish Siddiqui was an Indian Photojournalist from Mumbai, who was shot dead while reporting a clash between Taliban fighters and Afghan security forces near the border of Pakistan.

How did Danish Siddiqui die?

Danish Siddiqui was killed while covering a fight between Afghan troops and Taliban fighters in Spin Buldak, Kandahar on 16 July 2021.

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Some Interesting Facts about Danish Siddiqui

  • Does Danish Siddiqui smoke? Not known
  • Does Danish Siddiqui drink alcohol? No known
  • Danish was the head of Reuters Pictures team in India.
  • He was a passionate Indian photojournalist from Mumbai, India.
  • On 16th July 2021, Danish Siddiqui was killed, while covering a fight between Afghan troops and the Taliban soldiers.
  • Danish Siddiqui was one of the best Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist.

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