Samad
Vurgun

Awards

In 1936 he was awarded the Order of Lenin.
In 1937, for the translation into Azerbaijani language of the poem, AS Pushkin's "Eugene Onegin", Pushkin All-Union Committee was awarded the "Medal of Pushkin".
In 1937, for the translation into Azerbaijani language of Rustaveli's poem "The Knight in the Panther's Skin" was awarded a diploma of the Central Executive Committee of Georgia.
In 1939 was awarded "Medal of Honor".
In 1941 was awarded the State Prize for the drama "Vagif".
In 1942 for the play "Farhad and Shirin" was twice awarded the State Prize.
In 1943 he received the title of Honored Worker of Arts Az. SSR.
In 1946 he was awarded the Order of Red Banner of Labor.
In 1956, the Scientific Council of the Azerbaijan State University. CM. Kirov Vurgun awarded an honorary Doctor of Philology.
In 1956 he was awarded the Order of Lenin. For the first time in Azerbaijan he received the title of People's Poet Az. SSR.