Larry Zarian

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Larry Zarian
Mayor of Glendale, California
In office
April 1997 – April 1998
Preceded by Sheldon S. Baker
Succeeded by Eileen Givens
In office
April 1993 – April 1994
Preceded by Carl Raggio
Succeeded by Eileen Givens
In office
April 1990 – April 1991
Preceded by Jerold F. Milner
Succeeded by V. W. Bremberg
In office
April 1986 – April 1987
Preceded by Jerold F. Milner
Succeeded by V. W. Bremberg
Personal details
Born October 20, 1937
Armenia
Died October 13, 2011(2011-10-13) (aged 73)
Glendale, California, United States
Nationality American-Armenian
Spouse(s) German wife
Children Gregory, Lawrence, Vincent
Residence Glendale
Religion Armenian Apostolic Church

Larry Zarian (Armenian: Լարի Զարյան, October 20, 1937 – October 13, 2011) was the first Armenian-American to serve on the city council in the City of Glendale, California.[1] He also served as Glendale Mayor.[1] He served on the California Transportation Commission, and had a show on an Armenian Channel called "Horizon." He succumbed to an aggressive cancer that prevents the body from making healthy blood cells on October 13, 2011.[2] He had a radio show in Los Angeles on KIEV.

Personal Life[edit]

Zarian was married to his German wife with three sons: twins Gregory and Lawrence, who are actors and models, and Vincent.[3][2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Yousefian steps off the dais". Glendale News-Press. April 14, 2009. Retrieved August 30, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b Levine, Brittany (October 13, 2011). "Former Glendale Mayor Larry Zarian dies of cancer". Glendale News-Press. Retrieved August 30, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Meet Greg". Gregory Zarian. Retrieved August 30, 2014.