Chasiv Yar

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Chasiv Yar
Часів Яр
Flag of Chasiv Yar
Official seal of Chasiv Yar
Coordinates: 48°58′N 38°25′E / 48.967°N 38.417°E / 48.967; 38.417Coordinates: 48°58′N 38°25′E / 48.967°N 38.417°E / 48.967; 38.417
Country Ukraine
Oblast Donetsk
Population (2013)
 • Total 13,999

Chasiv Yar (Ukrainian: Часів Яр, Russian: Часов Яр) is a city in Bakhmut Municipality, Donetsk Oblast (province) of Ukraine. Population: 13,999 (2013 est.)[1]. In 2001, the population was 16,612.

Joseph Kobzon was born in Chasiv Yar

Joseph Kobzon, an iconic Soviet crooner who has been acclaimed as "the official voice of the Soviet Union", was born on September 11, 1937 in Chasiv Yar.


Native language as of the Ukrainian Census of 2001:[2]