How Heydar Aliyev Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Heydar Aliyev reached the respectable age of 80 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous world leader.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Late leader of the New Azerbaijan party who held office as the third President of Azerbaijan from 1993 to 2003, when his son Ilham Aliyev took over for him. He was also the First Deputy Premier of the Soviet Union from 1982 to 1987.

He reached the rank of Major General in the Soviet Union’s KGB from 1941 to 1969.

He successfully squashed an armed insurrection against him in 1995.

How did Heydar Aliyev die?

Heydar Aliyev's death was caused by Congestive Heart Failure.

Heydar Aliyev, the former President of Azerbaijan, died on 12 December 2003 in the Cleveland Clinic (United States) at 10 am local time from heart failure at the age of 80.

Information about the death of Heydar Aliyev
Cause of deathCongestive Heart Failure
Age of death80 years
ProfessionWorld Leader
BirthdayMay 10, 1923
Death dateDecember 13, 2003
Place of deathCleveland, Ohio, United States
Place of burialN/A