Vladimir Movsisyan

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Vladimir Movsisyan
Minister of Agriculture of Armenia
Governor of Gegharkunik
First Secretary of the
Communist Party of Armenia
Preceded by Suren Harutyunyan
Succeeded by Levon Ter-Petrosyan (as Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Armenia)
Personal details
Born Vladimir Migranovich Movsisyan
November 22, 1933
Shenavan, Spitak region , Armenia
Died November 5, 2014(2014-11-05) (aged 80)
Yerevan, Armenia
Nationality Armenian
Occupation politician
Religion Armenian Apostolic Church

Vladimir Migranovich Movsisyan (Armenian: Վլադիմիր Մովսիսյան Vladimir Movsishan, November 12, 1933 in Shenavan, Spitak region, Armenia – November 5, 2014 in Yerevan, Armenia) was an Armenian politician.

He studied at Highest school of CPSU Central Committee. He ruled the agro-industry in Soviet Armenia. In 1990 he was the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Armenia the last one who officially ruled Soviet Armenia (Movsisyan was succeed by the Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Armenia Levon Ter-Petrosyan).

In 1993 he administered the defence of Ijevan. In the 1990s he was the governor of Gegharkunik, then the Minister of agriculture of Armenia.

Movsisyan was also awarded the prestigious St. Mesrop Mashtots medal.

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