Dia Mirza: Lesser Known Facts

February 14, By Nandini Mukherji

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Only child

Born to a German Christian father and a Bengali Hindu woman, Dia is an only child. (Image: Instagram)

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Mirza

Dia took her stepfather's surname "Mirza". (Image: Instagram)

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Ms. Asia Pacific

In 2000, Mirza was the second runner up of the Ms. India pageant. She went on to win Ms. Asia Pacific later that year. (Image: Instagram)

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Bollywood Debut

Dia's first movie "Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein" released in 2001. (Image: Instagram)

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Azaadi

Inspired by her 2019 web series 'Kaafir', Dia inked Azaadi on her wrist in the Devanagari script. (Image: Instagram)

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Social Activism

Dia has been appointed as the UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador for India and has been involved with organisations like PETA, CPAA and CRY. (Image: Instagram)

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Ex Husband

Dia was married to film producer Sahil Sangha until 2019 and owned a production house with him. (Image: Instagram)

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Marriage Bells

Dia is set to tie the knot with businessman Vaibhav Rekhi in an intimate ceremony on February 15, 2021. (Image: Instagram)

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