Vagharshak Sahakian was one of the prominent and best singers and  songwriters of Soviet Armenia.  Born in Payajuk, Salmast, Iran, he moved to Soviet Armenia during the outbreak of WWII.

His daughter, Nune Avetisyan, is a renown journalist, a poet, and a Armenian Television host in Los Angeles. 

For more information, please see the biographical notes written by Ms. Avetisyan. 

Vagharshak Sahakian