Cyrus Mistry Death: Former Tata Group chairman Cyrus Mistry died in a road accident in Palghar, Mumbai. Palghar SP has confirmed his death in the accident in mumbai. He was born on 4 July 1968 in an Irish business family of Indian origin. He was the 6th chairman of the Tata Group. In December 2012, Ratan Tata made him the chairman of the Tata Group.