Yuri Bakhshyan

Yuri Bakhshyan (Armenian: Յուրի Բախշյան June 28, 1947 in Goris – October 27, 1999 in Yerevan) was an Armenian politician, the Deputy Speaker of National Assembly of Armenia.

Yuri Bakhshyan
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Deputy Speaker of National Assembly of Armenia
In office
1998–1999
Preceded byAlbert Bazeyan
Succeeded byRuben Miroyan
Personal details
BornJune 28, 1947
Goris
DiedOctober 27, 1999(1999-10-27) (aged 52)
Yerevan
NationalityArmenian
Spouse(s)Anahit Bakhshyan
Childrenthree children
Alma materYerevan State University

BiographyEdit

Bakhshyan was born in 1947, in Goris. He finished the faculty of Physics of the Yerevan State University, then worked as senior scientist. He became Deputy speaker of the Armenian parliament in 1998 until his assassination with other eight politicians in parliament in the Armenian parliament shooting.

He had three children with his wife, Anahit Bakhshyan.

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