Sargis Lukashin

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Sargis Lukashin
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Chairman of the Council of People's Commissars of Armenia (equivalent of a Prime Minister)
In office
1922–1925
First Secretary of the
Communist Party of Armenia
In office
1921–1922
Preceded by Gevork Alikhanyan
Succeeded by Ashot Hovhannisyan
Personal details
Born Sargis Srapionyan
12 January [O.S. 30 December 1882] 1883
New Nakhichevan, near Rostov-on-Don, Russian Empire
Died 1937 (aged 53–54)
Unknown
Nationality Armenian
Alma mater Petersburg University
Occupation Bolshevik politician

Sargis Lukashin (Armenian: Սարգիս Լուկաշին, born Srapionyan (Սրապիոնյան); 1883 or 1885 – 1937) was an Armenian Bolshevik politician.

Biography[edit]

Lukashin was born in 1883 or 1885[1] in the Armenian-populated city of New Nakhichevan near Rostov-on-Don in Russia. He studied at the Petersburg University. He joined the Bolshevik Party in 1905.[2] From 1921 to 1922 he was the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Armenia. Between 1922 and 1925 was the Chairman of the Council of People's Commissars of Armenia (equivalent of a Prime Minister). He was killed in 1937 during the Great Purge.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Borys Lewytzkyj. The Stalinist terror in the thirties: documentation from the Soviet press (Vol. 126 of Stanford University. Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace.) Hoover Institution Press, 1974 ISBN 978-0817912611 p 490
  2. ^ Borys Lewytzkyj. The Stalinist terror in the thirties: documentation from the Soviet press (Vol. 126 of Stanford University. Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace.) Hoover Institution Press, 1974 ISBN 978-0817912611 p 490
  3. ^ "Sargis Lukashin /Srapionyan/". Government of the Republic of Armenia. Retrieved 17 November 2013.