Famous People From Azerbaijan
Ilham AliyevIlham Aliyev
24 December 1961
Fourth President of Azerbaijan
Heydar Aliyev Heydar Aliyev
10 May 1923
Former President of Azerbaijan

Mirza Fatali AkhundovMirza Fatali Akhundov
12 July 1812
Writer and Philisopher

Nariman NarimanovNariman Narimanov
02 April 1870
Politician

Jalil MammadguluzadehJalil Mammadguluzadeh
22 February 1866
Satirist

Azim AzimzadeAzim Azimzade
07 May 1880
Artist
Ahmad JavadAhmad Javad
05 May 1892
Poet

Jafar JabbarlyJafar Jabbarly
20 March 1899
Playwright

Suleyman RustamSuleyman Rustam
27 November 1906
Poet
Mstislav RostropovichMstislav Rostropovich
27 March 1927
Cellist, Conductor

Nizami GanjaviNizami Ganjavi
1141 AD
poet, writer
Teimour RadjabovTeimour Radjabov
12 March 1987
Chess player

Lotfi A. ZadehLotfi A. Zadeh
04 February 1921
Mathematician, Engineer, Professor, Scientist,

Abulfaz ElchibeyAbulfaz Elchibey
24 June 1938
Politician

John M. StahlJohn M. Stahl
21 January 1886
Film director

Max BlackMax Black
24 February 1909
Philosopher
Eldar GasimovEldar Gasimov
04 June 1989
Azerbaijani singer

Artur RasizadeArtur Rasizade
26 February 1935
Prime Minister of Azerbaijan

Hovhannes BaghramianHovhannes Baghramian
02 December 1897
Military commander

Aḥmad MūsāAḥmad Mūsā
1320 AD
Iranian painter
Jacob GhermezianJacob Ghermezian
1902 AD
Businessman

KhāqānīKhāqānī
1120 AD
Persian poet