Mir Teymur Yaqubov

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Mir Teymur Yaqubov
First Secretary of the Azerbaijan Communist Party
In office
April 6, 1953 – February 12, 1954
Commissar of Internal Affairs of Azerbaijan SSR
In office
March 6, 1941 – June 1, 1943
Preceded by Stepan Yemelianov
Succeeded by Aghaselim Atakishiyev
Personal details
Born (1904-11-06)November 6, 1904
Baku, Azerbaijan
Died May 17, 1970(1970-05-17) (aged 65)
Baku, Azerbaijan
Political party Communist Party of the Soviet Union
Occupation land surveyor
Religion None (Atheist)

Mir Teymur Yaqubov Mir Alekper oglu (Azerbaijani: Mir Teymur Yaqubov Mir Ələkpər oğlu; November 6, 1904 – February 17, 1970), was the 8th First Secretary of Azerbaijan Communist Party.

Land surveyor by profession, Yaqubov held various positions within Komsomol of Azerbaijan SSR. In 1936, he became the First Secretary of Komsomol Central Committee and held the position until 1938. In 1938, Yaqubov was appointed the Chairman of Supreme Soviet of Azerbaijan SSR. On March 6, 1941 he was relieved from these duties and appointed People's Commissar of Internal Affairs of Azerbaijan SSR and worked in that position until June 1, 1943.[1] In April 1953, Yaqubov took the position of the First Secretary of Azerbaijan Communist Party and held the office until he was replaced by Imam Mustafayev.[2]

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  1. ^ "История МВД" [History of MIA]. Retrieved 2010-07-12. 
  2. ^ "Geo World. Leaders of Azerbaijan". Retrieved 2010-05-03. 
Party political offices
Preceded by
Mir Jafar Baghirov
First Secretary of the Azerbaijan Communist Party
1953–1954
Succeeded by
Imam Mustafayev