Muslim Magomaev is a Actor Azerbaïdjanais born on 17 august 1942 at Baku (Azerbaïdjan)
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Nationality AzerbaïdjanBirth 17 august 1942
at Baku (Azerbaïdjan
)Death 25 october 2008
(at 66 years) at Moscow (Russie
People's Artist of the USSR
Muslim Mahammad oglu Magomayev (August 17, 1942 – October 25, 2008), dubbed the "King of Songs" and the "Soviet Sinatra" was a Soviet and Azerbaijani baritone operatic and pop singer of the 1960s and 1970s. He achieved iconic status in Russia and the post-Soviet countries, including his native Azerbaijan, for his vocal talent and charisma.
Magomayev was awarded several honors including People's Artist of Azerbaijan, People's Artists of the USSR (1973), Order of Honour (Russian Federation), Order of the Red Banner of Labour, Order of Friendship of Peoples, Istiglal Order, and Order of "Heart of Darko." He became the art director of the Azerbaijan State Bandstand-Symphonic Orchestra in 1975 and toured in France, Bulgaria, Finland, and Canada.