Question: Students ask embarrassing questions to which I cannot give convincing answers. One of these questions was: “Do the Jinn (creatures created from fire) die and get buried like humans?” another was “Are they included in the Hadeeth in which the Messenger (peace be upon him) said, The ages of my Ummah (nation) are between sixty and seventy. “?
Answer: Indeed, the Jinn die in the same way as humans do, due to the general meaning of these Words of Allaah (Exalted be He): Everyone shall taste death. As for assessing the ages of the Jinn, it appears that they are included in the Hadeeth mentioned above, because they are part of the Ummah to which the message of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is sent, according to the general meaning of these Words of Allaah… read more here.