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Vagif Samadoglu

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National Poet



2015

Died on January 28, 2015 in Baku.

2000

He was elected to the Milli Mejlis of 2nd and 3rd convocation in 2000 and 2005.

1999

He was awarded the honorary title of national poet in 1999

1998

He won the "Humai" in 1998

1992

He served as chief editor of "Oguz eli" in 1992-1994

1989

He was awarded the honorary title of Honored Worker of Culture in 1989

1970

Since 1970 - a member of the Writers' Union of Azerbaijan

1968

He worked as a manager at an art edition of the editorial board of the Azerbaijan Soviet Encyclopedia during 1968 - 1971

1939

Vagif Samadoglu was born on July 15, 1939 in Baku in the family of the famous Azerbaijani poet Samad Vurgun