Jabbar Baghtcheban

Jabbar Baghtcheban
Born Jabbar Asgarzadeh
Yerevan, Armenia
Died November 25, 1966(1966-11-25)
Tehran, Iran
Occupation teacher of the deaf
Children Samin Baghtcheban

Mirza Jabbar Asgarzadeh (Persian:میرزا جبار عسگرزاده) (often known as Jabbar Baghtcheban (Persian: جبار باغچه بان) established the first Iranian kindergarten for the deaf, and was the inventor of Persian language cued speech. He was an Iranian Azerbaijani.[1]

Jabbar Baghtcheban was the father of the late Iranian composer Samin Baghcheban.


  1. http://payvand.com/news/07/nov/1248.html

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