Died on January 28, 2015 in Baku.
He was elected to the Milli Mejlis of 2nd and 3rd convocation in 2000 and 2005.
He was awarded the honorary title of national poet in 1999
He won the "Humai" in 1998
He served as chief editor of "Oguz eli" in 1992-1994
He was awarded the honorary title of Honored Worker of Culture in 1989
Since 1970 - a member of the Writers' Union of Azerbaijan
He worked as a manager at an art edition of the editorial board of the Azerbaijan Soviet Encyclopedia during 1968 - 1971
Vagif Samadoglu was born on July 15, 1939 in Baku in the family of the famous Azerbaijani poet Samad Vurgun