Afshin Shahidi

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Afshin Shahidi (Cinematographer ) was born in Iran on a Sunday, September 7, 1969 🎈. Afshin Shahidi is 54 years old. He is a Virgo ♍ and was born in the Year of the Rooster 🐓.

Cinematographer, director of photography, and still photographer who is known for his diverse range of projects including feature films, music videos, advertising campaigns, and other commercial work. He is best known for being one of the main photographers for Prince throughout his life.

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FULL NAME: Afshin Shahidi
BIRTH DATE: September 7, 1969
AGE: 54 years old


Afshin Shahidi is a Cinematographer. Afshin was born in the 1960s, in the middle of the Generation X generation. Generation X, also known as the "MTV Generation," are individuals born between 1965 and 1980. This generation saw the emergence of music videos, heavy metal, and hip hop. Nirvana, U2, Madonna, torn jeans, Beverly Hills 90210, and Friends also became popular. Gen Xers have also experienced significant events, including, fall of the Berlin Wall, the energy crisis, the Watergate scandal, the rise of the personal computer, and Terrorism at the Munich Olympics.

He was born in Iran and is the father of actress Yara Shahidi. Find out who is Afshin Shahidi dating right now.

He was raised outside of Mashhad where his experiences with beauty in the midst of the ordinary were discovered. After working on several commercial advertisements, he received a message from a friend asking for help with film loading. Without any knowledge, he agreed and showed up to Paisley Park where he first met Prince.

DID YOU KNOW He has published multiple photobooks of his works including three specifically dedicated to his work with Prince.

FACT He has photographed a range of celebrities including Melody Ehsani, Nas, and Trevor Noah who are all featured on his Instagram.

SEE ALSO Afshin Shahidi’s net worth as of 2023.


Currently, Afshin Shahidi is 54 years old. His next birthday is away. Afshin will celebrate his 55th birthday on a Sunday, September 7th. He shares a birthday with everyone who was born on September 7, 1969. Below is the countdown to his next birthday.


Afshin Shahidi’s zodiac sign is Virgo. People born between the dates of August 23rd and September 22nd belong to the sixth sign of the zodiac, Virgo. Virgos are known for being humble, practical, and systematic in their approach to life. Cancer is the most compatible sign for Virgos.

Famous Virgo celebrities are Beyonce, Prince Harry, Cameron Diaz, Salma Hayek, Chris Pine, Jennifer Judson, Bernie Sanders, and Agatha Christie. Virgo ruling planet is Mercury. Astrologically, Mercury symbolizes communication. It is the closest planet planet to the sun.

Afshin Shahidi was born in the Year of the Rooster. Rooster represents punctuality in Chinese culture. People born in the Year of the Rooster are charming, witty, honest, blunt, brave, and self-reliant. They can also sometimes be controlling, insensitive, narrow-minded, selfish, and reckless.

This year is the Year of the Rabbit.

DID YOU KNOW United States life expectancy is about 78.5 years.

Afshin Shahidi is a 54 years old Cinematographer, born in September, in the Year of the Rooster (1969), and is a Virgo. His life path number is 5. Afshin’s birthstone is Sapphire, and his birth flower is Aster/Myosotis.


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