Tofig Gasimov

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Birthday
10, 1938
Birthplace
Azerbaijan
DEATH DATE
Jan 29, 2020 (81)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
10, 1938
Birthplace
Azerbaijan
DEATH DATE
Jan 29, 2020 (81)

About

Former politician who was the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan from 1992 to 1993. He was also a leading investigator in the Black January massacre, a violent crackdown in Baku during the dissolution of the Soviet Union, in 1990. 

Before Fame

He earned a degree in Math and Physics from Azerbaijan State university

Trivia

He was fluent in English, Russian and Turkish and he taught at several universities in Turkey.

Family Life

He and his wife had two children.

Associated With

He served as Minister of Foreign Affairs under President of Azerbaijan Abulfaz Elchibey