He was born on October 19, 1954 in the Azerbaijan SSR, and graduated from the school there.
In Makhachkala he graduated from art school in 1975.
He was friends with the poet Rasul Gamzatov he made illustrations for his books.
He designed about forty books.
1996 and 1998 – exhibitions in Germany, 2002 – personal exhibition in Syktyvkar.
Member of the International Union of Journalists.
Chairman of the club of cartoonists “Risk”.