Zivar bey Ahmadbeyov
|Zivar bey Ahmadbeyov|
|Alma mater||Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering|
In 1902, Zivar bey Ahmadbeyov graduated from Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering. From this year to 1917, Ahmadbeyov worked as an architect in Baku Governorate, then in Baku City Council. After the establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, Ahmadbeyov became the chief architect of Baku and held this post until 1922. Two of the largest mosques in Baku, the Baku-Blue Mosque and Taza Pir Mosque were constructed according to the projects of Ahmadbeyov. Murtuza Mukhtarov Mosque, which was constructed according to Ahmadbeyov's project in the municipality of Amirjan in Baku, was added to the list of historical monuments of UNESCO. Besides that, Ahmadbeyov is the architect of a lot of houses in Vladikavkaz and the building of the Ophthalmology Institute in Baku.
One of the streets of Baku is named after Zivar bey Ahmadbeyov.
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- "TƏZƏPİR MƏSCİD KOMPLEKSİ ƏSASLI YENİDƏNQURMA VƏ GENİŞ TİKİNTİ İŞLƏRİNDƏN SONRA İSTİFADƏYƏ VERİLMİŞDİR". Azerbaijan.az. 2009-07-07.
- "Мечеть Тезе Пир".
- Президент Азербайджана принял участие в открытии парка Зивер бека Ахмедбекова. Day.az, 26.05.2011.
- President Ilham Aliyev inaugurates Ziverbey Ahmedbeyov park. Archived April 2, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. Yap.org.az, 27.05.2011.