Gambar Zulalov

Gambar Abdul oghlu Zulalov (Azerbaijani: Qəmbər Əbdül oğlu Zülalov, 1895 — 1976) was an Azerbaijani khananda, actor and Honored Artist of the Azerbaijan SSR.

Gambar Zulalov
Azerbaijani: Qəmbər Zülalov
Born
Qəmbər Əbdül oğlu Zülalov

1895 (1895)
Died1976 (aged 82–83)
Occupationkhananda, actor
Years active1917-1975
AwardsHonored Artist of the Azerbaijan SSR

BiographyEdit

Gambar Zulalov was born in 1895 in Shusha. After the death of his father Abdul Zulalov in 1898, he and his brother Ali Zulalov were taken into the care of his uncle Bulbuljan.[1] Gambar Zulalov started his career in 1917 in Shusha.[2] He came to Baku in 1919 after singing in Shusha for a while and playing opera and operetta roles in amateur performances. In 1926-1975 he was a soloist of Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater with short breaks, where he performed roles Majnun's father, pasha, Nadir in Uzeyir Hajibeyov's operas "Leyli and Majnun", "Asli and Kerem", "Koroghlu".

He retired with honor at the age of 80. Gambar Zulalov died in 1976 in Baku.

AwardsEdit

  • Honored Artist of the Azerbaijan SSR — 26 April 1958[1]

Family TreeEdit

Karbalayi
Ali Zulalov
Gulush
khanim
Abdul
Zulalov
Abdulbagi
Zulalov
Nisa khanim
Ali
Zulalov
Gambar
Zulalov
Mammadali
Zulalov
Aziza
Mammadova
Salman
Solmaz
Zulalova
Zemfira
Zulalova
Elmira
Zulalova
Rustam
Zulalov
Sona
Hajiyeva

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Ilham Rahimli (2016). Azərbaycan Teatr Ensiklopediyası. II. Bakı: Azərnəşr. p. 198.
  2. ^ "Bir nəslin hekayəti". www.anl.az. 14 August 2012. Archived from the original on 21 August 2020. Retrieved 21 August 2020.