Born in 1937
Yuri Sahakyan, poet and translator, was born in 1937 in the town
of Chaylu in Mardakert district of Nagorno Karabakh.
In 1966 Yuri Sahakyan graduated from Yerevan State University, department
of philology, and in 1967 started working at “Hayreniki Dzayn”
(Voice of Fatherland) weekly newspaper as a specialist of
literature. Later he studied in Moscow and completed the literary
courses of the USSR Union of Writers.
Yuri Sahakyan is a member of Armenian Writers’ Union...