May 14, 1940 – October 31, 2003

Place of Birth: Yerevan, Armenia


1959-1965 Yerevan State University; Philology Department, English section; philologist


1998-October 31, 2003 political observer of “Armenia” TV company

1990-1991 reporting from Armenia for CNN

1971-1998 editor, head of the department, chief editor of popular scientific programs, director of “Lraber” news service at State Television of Armenia, director of “Hayastan” TV company, vice chairman of State Television and Radio Committee, director of  “Nork” TV company

Membership in Journalistic Associations and Their Governing Bodies:

1979-2003 Journalists Union of Armenia

2002-2003 National Press Club, board member

Membership in Parties and Their Governing Bodies:

1991-2003 “Ramkavar-Azatakan” party member


1987 winner of Armenian SSR State Award for “History of Armenian People” TV series

Publications: “Avangard”, “Yerekoyan Yerevan”, “Hayastani Hanrapetutyun”, author and presenter of “Hingshabti”, “15 Days”, “Armenia Hotline”, “Questions”, “6th Studio” TV programs; author of translations from Russian of: “Alexander Macedonian” (1987), “In Remote Ages” (1988), “Zeus’s Son” (1988)

Hobbies: music, drawing

Languages: Armenian, Russian, English

Marital Status: married, two children