Playwright and poet associated with progressive romanticism and best known for "Iblis" and other dramatic works.
He earned a degree in literature from Istanbul University and went on to work as a teacher.
He wrote several historical epics, including "Peyghambar," "Timur," and "Siyavash."
He was the son of a theologian and attended religious school as a child.
His works, like those of Rasul Rza, were of great literary significance in Azerbaijan.