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Ladan and Laleh Bijani

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Updated November 11, 2007

Conjoined Iranian twins, Ladan and Laleh Bijani

Conjoined Iranian twins, Ladan and Laleh Bijani.

Photo courtesy of Luis Enrique Ascui / Getty Images

Twins' Names:

Ladan and Laleh Bijani

Birthdate:

January 17, 1974

Hometown:

Firouzabad, in Southern Iran

Type of Conjoined Twins:

Separation Date:

July 6-8, 2003

Separation Location:

Raffles Hospital, Singapore

Separation Team:

Included Dr Keith Goh from Singapore and Dr. Ben Carson from Baltimore, Maryland

Status:

Died during surgery.

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