Reetika Vazirani

Poet, Author

1962 – 2003

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Who was Reetika Vazirani?

Reetika Gina Vazirani was an American poet and educator. On July 16, 2003, Vazirani was housesitting in the Chevy Chase, Maryland home of novelist Howard Norman and his wife, the poet, Jane Shore. There, Vazirani took the life of her two-year-old son, Jehan, by slashing his wrist, and then her own.

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Born
Aug 9, 1962
Patiala
Also known as
  • Reetika Gina Vazirani
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Wellesley College
  • University of Virginia
Died
Jul 16, 2003
Chevy Chase

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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