Born - 21.12.1921 in the Chigdamlu (Armenia.)
1939- graduated from the Yerevan Pedagogical College. 1946- graduated Acting Department of VGIK. 1952- graduated Directing Department of VGIK (S.Gerasimov's master class). Directed many scientific films. Shot one documentary - "Yerevan Zoo" (1950) and one feature film - "A Place Under the Sun" (1975) in Armenia.