Baba Punhan

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Baba Punhan
Born (1948-11-05)November 5, 1948
Baku, Azerbaijan
Died April 17, 2004(2004-04-17) (aged 55)
Baku, Azerbaijan
Occupation Poet

Baba Punhan, born Atababa Seyidali oglu Madatzadeh (Azerbaijani: Atababa Seyidəli oğlu Mədətzadə), (5 November 1948, Baku – 17 April 2004, Baku, Azerbaijan), was an Azerbaijani poet.[1][2]

Biography[edit]

He was called up for military service in 1968, which he served in Kiev.[3]

Music[edit]

Throughout his career he composed numerous pieces of meykhana based on modern Azerbaijan.[3]

List of works[edit]

Baba Punhan published about 278 ghazals.[citation needed] His most well-known books include:[4]

  • Acı həqiqət? (Sad Truth, 2000)
  • Yalan çeynəyə - çeynəyə (Chewing Lies, 2000)
  • Mən nə dedim ki...” (What have I said..., 2004)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biography from lit.az(Azerbaijani)
  2. ^ Baba Pünhan-”Mən nə dedim ki?!”(Azerbaijani)
  3. ^ a b "Baba Pünhan", Adam.az bioqrafiya toplusu (in Azerbaijani), retrieved 2009-08-18 
  4. ^ "Baba Pünhanin yaradıcılıq gecəsi keçirilib", Internews Azerbaijan (in Azerbaijani), 2006-04-18, retrieved 2009-08-18 

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