Khoren Abrahamyan

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Khoren Abrahamyan
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Native name
Խորեն Աբրահամյան
Born(1930-04-01)April 1, 1930
DiedDecember 10, 2004(2004-12-10) (aged 74)
Resting placeKomitas Pantheon
OccupationActor, director

Khoren Babkenovich Abrahamyan (Armenian: Խորեն Բաբկենի Աբրահամյան, April 1, 1930, Yerevan – December 10, 2004) was an Armenian actor and director, and People's Artist of the USSR.[1] He studied at the Yerevan Institute of Theater and Fine Arts and graduated in 1951. Since 1951 worked at Sundukyan State Academic Theatre of Yerevan as actor.[2]

Some movies by Abrahamyan are Saroyan brothers as Gevorg Abrahamyan, Lord as Rostom, We and Our Mountains as Pavle, The Chronicle of Yerevan Days, Travail as Myasnikyan, Hope Star as The Avedis and Live Long as Sisakyan.[3]

He acted in the 1955 film The First Echelon.

Knoren Abrahamyan's plaque in Yerevan

Khoren Abrahamyan is buried at Komitas Pantheon which is located in the city center of Yerevan.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rollberg, P. Historical Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Cinema. p. 25.
  2. ^ "Хорен Абрамян (Khoren Abrahamyan) - биография - Кино". Retrieved 10 August 2010.
  3. ^ "Khoren Abrahamyan would be 85 today - Culture - Panorama". Retrieved 10 August 2010.
  4. ^ Abrahamyan's memorial tombstone at Komitas Pantheon

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