Vafa Guluzade

Azerbaijani academic and diplomat
Guluzade in 2013.

Vafa Guluzade (Azerbaijani: 'Vəfa Mirzağa oğlu Quluzadə'; 21 December 1940 – 1 May 2015) was an Azerbaijani diplomat, political scientist and specialist in conflict resolution. He worked as Foreign Policy State Advisor for Azerbaijan President Heydar Aliyev between 1990 and 1999.

Guluzade was born in Baku to a Shia Muslim family. He was married to Leyla Ahmadova. They had a daughter (1974–2010).

Guluzade died from heart failure after surgery on 1 May 2015 in Baku. He was 74.[1]

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  1. "Former State Adviser Vafa Guluzade dies". 1 May 2015. Retrieved 3 May 2015.