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Late leader of the New Azerbaijan party who held office as the third President of Azerbaijan from 1993 to 2003, when his son Ilham Aliyev took over for him. He was also the First Deputy Premier of the Soviet Union from 1982 to 1987.
He reached the rank of Major General in the Soviet Union’s KGB from 1941 to 1969.
He successfully squashed an armed insurrection against him in 1995.
How did Heydar Aliyev die?
Heydar Aliyev's death was caused by congestive heart failure.
Heydar Aliyev, the former President of Azerbaijan, died on 12 December 2003 in the Cleveland Clinic (United States) at 10 am local time from heart failure at the age of 80.
|Cause of death||Congestive Heart Failure|
|Age of death||80 years|
|Birthday||May 10, 1923|
|Death date||December 13, 2003|
|Place of death||Cleveland, Ohio, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|