Contestant Profile
Birth Date September 15, 1997

Survivor: Switzerland

Tribe(s) Lucerne
Placement 19/20
Challenge(s) Won 1
Vote(s) Against 0
Day(s) Lasted 5

J8in aka Jad is a contestant from Survivor: Switzerland.

Survivor: Switzerland

Voting History

Jad's Voting History
Episode Jad's
Voted Against
1 Lucerne Tribe Immune
2 No Tribal Council
Disqualified, Day 5

Post Survivor

  • In January 2014, Jad was heavily rumored to have died in a car accident. This was later hinted to have been a hoax when "his" YouTube account was found to still be in use, but the account actually belonged to comedian Jacky Sam.
  • It is currently believed that Jad is alive and well.


  • Jad is the fourth contestant to be disqualified from the game.
  • Jad held the record for being the earliest disqualified contestant, until JamesBCrazy was disqualified on Day 3 of Survivor: Salvation.
  • Jad is the only member of the Lucerne tribe to not make the merge.
  • Jad is the first contestant from Turkey.
  • Survivor: Turkey was dedicated to Jad's memory, under the impression that he was dead.