Nooshafarin, an former Iranian singer and actress, whose original name is Fatemeh Abdi Golangashi, was born on March 1, 1956 in the Roudbar country in Gilan. She entered the singing arena in 1972 when she had only sixteen years old with the support of Fereydoun Khoshnoud. Nooshafrin has been living with Saeed Rad, a prominent Iranian actor for 17 years. She emigrated to America after the revolution and resumed her artistic activity in this country. She has played in more than fifteen movies and released more than ten albums during her career years.