March 10, 1936 – August 24, 2011

Place of Birth: Tabriz, Iran


1953-1958 Yerevan State University; Department of Journalism


1995 – August 24, 2011 professor of TV journalism at Gladzor University, master classes at Department of Culture of “Pedagogue” University

1982-1991 deputy chief editor of ”Sovetakan Grogh”/”Nairi” publishing house

1965-1992 senior editor, chief editor of the State TV and Radio of Armenia

1961-1965 department head of ”Avangard” newspaper

Membership in Journalistic Associations and Their Governing Bodies:

1959-2011 Journalists Union of Armenia

1995-2011 Yerevan Press Club

Publications: radio and television of Armenia, local and foreign media

Author of five collections of publicistic articles

Translator of about 40 books into Armenian (Russian classics and modern literature)

Hobbies: music

Languages: Armenian, Russian, fair knowledge of English

Marital Status: married, three children, five grandchildren