Turkish and Persian Poet and Philanthropist
Aziz Mohseni, poet, author and translator is perhaps best known for his poems in Azarbaijani Turkish. In his early years he spent years as a translator of literature, science and informational texts; translating from Russian and Turkish for publication in Iran. He has authored more than 350 articles, poems, reviews and narratives on literature and society in numerous papers, journals and magazines. In 2004, Aziz Mohseni received an honorary doctorate from the University of Azerbaijan in the Republic of Azerbaijan. In his later years he provided charitable funds to build schools in his hometown of Ardabil as well as for other educational projects.