Tigran Hamasyan is a young musician born 1987 in Armenia. In 2003, Tigran moved with his family to Los Angeles, California. He began playing piano at the age of 3. Since the age of 13, he has played in European festivals. His reputation has steadily grown with every performance.
Ivan Aivazovsky (1817-1900) was born into the family of merchants of Armenian origin in the town of Feodosia, Crimea. During his almost sixty-year career, he created around 6,000 paintings. The vast majority of his works are seascapes.
Arshile Gorky (1904-1948) was an Armenian-American painter, who had a seminal influence on Abstract Expressionism. During the early 1920s he was influenced by Impressionism, although later in the decade he produced works that were more post-impressionist.
Arthur Abraham (born Avetik Abrahamyan) on 20 February 1980) is an Armenian-German professional boxer residing in Berlin. Abraham is the former IBF Middleweight Champion from 2005 to 2009, making ten successful defences of his title, the fourth most in middleweight history. He is the current WBO Super Middleweight Champion.
Andre Kirk Agassi ( born April 29, 1970) is an American retired professional tennis player and former World No. 1, who was one of the game's most dominant players from the early 1990s to the mid-2000s. Generally considered by critics and fellow players to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Agassi had been called the best service returner in the history of the game. Described by the BBC upon his retirement as "perhaps the biggest worldwide star in the sport's history".
Cher ( born Cherilyn Sarkisian; May 20, 1946) is an American singer, actress, and television host. Described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry, she is known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having worked in various areas of entertainment, as well as adopting a variety of styles and appearances during her career, which has led to her being nicknamed the Goddess of Pop.
Shahnour Varinag Aznavourian, better known by his stage name Charles Aznavour (French pronunciation: born 22 May 1924), is a French and Armenian singer, songwriter, actor, public activist and diplomat. Aznavour is known for his unique tenor voice: clear and ringing in its upper reaches, with gravelly and profound low notes.