Yusif Yusifov

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Yusif Yusifov
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Born (1929-09-23)23 September 1929
Boyuk-Vedi (Azerbaijani: Böyük-Vedi), TSFSR, Soviet Union
Died 4 January 1998(1998-01-04) (aged 68)
Baku, Azerbaijan
Nationality Azerbaijani
Occupation Historian, Linguist
Title Professor

Yusif Bahlul oglu Yusifov (Azerbaijani: Yusif Bəhlul oğlu Yusifov, Russian: Юси́ф Бахлу́л оглы́ Юси́фов; 23 September 1929 – 4 January 1998) was an Azerbaijani and soviet historian, linguist, toponymist, orientalist, turkologist and an outstanding authority on ancient languages, including Sumerian and Akkadian.