Nariman Narimanov

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Birthday
2, 1870
Birthplace
Azerbaijan
Death Date
Mar 19, 1925 (54)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
2, 1870
Birthplace
Azerbaijan
Death Date
Mar 19, 1925 (54)

About

20th century communist who was a leading Azerbaijani revolutionary, writer, and publicist. He was the Party Chairman of the Central Executive Committee of the Soviet Union from 1922 until his death and his popular novel Bahadur Sona was published in 1896.

Before Fame

He helped to build the first public library in the village of Gizel-Adjal, while working as a teacher.

Trivia

He served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan SSR from 1920 to 1921.

Family Life

He was raised in a poor family in Tiflis, Azerbaijan.

Associated With

His death was called the "second biggest loss for the Eastern World" by Leon Trotsky .