Stepan Karapetovich Pogosyan (Poghosyan) (Armenian: Ստեփան Պողոսյան; February 10, 1932 in Agakchi, Talin region, Armenia – May 17, 2012) was an Armenian historian and politician, a communist and social-democrat activist.
|First Secretary of the Communist Party of Armenia|
November, 1990 – May, 1991
|Preceded by||Vladimir Movsisyan|
|Succeeded by||Aram Sargsyan|
|Member of Soviet Union Communist Party Central Committee|
Stepan Karapetovich Pogosyan (Poghosyan)
February 10, 1932
Agakchi, Talin, Armenia, Transcaucasian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Died||May 17, 2012 (aged 80)|
|Political party||Communist Party of ArmeniaDemocratic Party of Armenia|
|Alma mater||Yerevan State University|
|Occupation||historian and politician|
|Profession||Doctor of historical sciences, Professor|
He studied at Yerevan State University. Then he ruled the state tele-radio-industry in Soviet Armenia for many years. From November, 1990 to May, 1991 he was the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Armenia, a member of Soviet Union Communist Party Central Committee (1990–91).
Poghosyan was a Doctor of historical sciences, Professor. He was an author of a number of books. He was also one of the leading members of Democratic Party of Armenia.