Dagestan in History

Historical Events

  • 1921-01-20 Dagestan ASSR forms in RSFSR
  • 2013-02-14 A suicide bombing kills 4 police officer and injures 5 in Dagestan

Famous Birthdays

  • 1932-12-05 Fazu Aliyeva, Russian poet, novelist and journalist who helped develop Dagestani in Russian literature, born in Khunzakhsky District, Soviet Union (d. 2016)
  • 1940-08-06 Mukhu Aliyev, Russian politician, President of Dagestan

Famous Deaths

  • 2016-01-01 Fazu Aliyeva, Russian poet, novelist and journalist who helped develop Dagestani in Russian literature, dies from heart failure at 83