COMPOSER

Fikret Amirov

1922 - 1984

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Fikret Mashadi Jamil oghlu Amirov (Azerbaijani: Fikrət Məşədi Cəmil oğlu Əmirov; November 22, 1922, Ganja – February 20, 1984, Baku) was a prominent Azerbaijani composer of the Soviet period. Fikret Amirov grew up in an atmosphere of Azerbaijani folk music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fikret Amirov has received more than 66,295 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Fikret Amirov is the 384th most popular composer (up from 510th in 2019), the 24th most popular biography from Azerbaijan (up from 30th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Composer.

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.42

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Fikret Amirov ranks 384 out of 1,216Before him are Wojciech Kilar, Germaine Tailleferre, Klaus Schulze, Yo-Yo Ma, Zdeněk Fibich, and Domenico Zipoli. After him are Johan Svendsen, Giovanni Legrenzi, Josef Rheinberger, Ferdinand Ries, Georges Delerue, and Johann Baptist Wanhal.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1922, Fikret Amirov ranks 89Before him are Gianna Beretta Molla, Charles Mingus, Leon M. Lederman, Hussein-Ali Montazeri, Marek Edelman, and Damiano Damiani. After him are Serge Reggiani, Paul Scofield, Árpád Göncz, Yvonne De Carlo, Salvatore Giuliano, and Yuri Averbakh. Among people deceased in 1984, Fikret Amirov ranks 51Before him are Enrico Berlinguer, Pavel Batitsky, Walter Rauff, Jiro Miyake, Count Basie, and Hans Speidel. After him are Chaïm Perelman, José Mauro de Vasconcelos, Raoul Salan, Rodrigo Lara, Jerzy Popiełuszko, and Eduardo De Filippo.

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In Azerbaijan

Among people born in Azerbaijan, Fikret Amirov ranks 24 out of 189Before him are Mirza Fatali Akhundov (1812), Garegin Nzhdeh (1886), Artur Rasizade (1935), Pavel Florensky (1882), Khaqani (1126), and Shirali Muslimov (1805). After him are Mehriban Aliyeva (1964), Muslim Magomayev (1942), Tadj ol-Molouk (1896), Zarifa Aliyeva (1923), Tofiq Bahramov (1925), and Hikmat Mirzayev (null).

Among COMPOSERS In Azerbaijan

Among composers born in Azerbaijan, Fikret Amirov ranks 2Before him are Uzeyir Hajibeyov (1885). After him are Gara Garayev (1918), Arif Malikov (1933), Avet Terterian (1929), Tofig Guliyev (1917), Elza Ibrahimova (1938), and Franghiz Ali-Zadeh (1947).