These are 7 celebrities with Armenian roots who dramatically changed the world

Here are 7 legendary Armenians who changed the world

Charles Aznavour tragically passed away in 2018. The great man was born into an Armenian family, and despite his popularity and worldwide fame, he never forgot his roots, origin and homeland. Aznavour has always encouraged peace and love towards his country. So today we decided to tell about 7 legendary Armenians who gained worldwide fame, but always kept their homeland in their hearts.

Charles Aznavour

Shahnur Vaghinak Aznavourian (his real name), regardless of his birth in France, considered himself a true Armenian. During the Armenian Genocide, Charles’ mother was killed, which became one of the reasons why he always helped Armenian victims.


Sherilyn Sargsyan is a popular singer whose roots are also Armenian. Soon after her birth, her parents divorced, and the girl first met her Armenian father when she was 11 years old.

Kim Kardashian
Kim is considered one of the most famous representatives of her homeland, Armenia. The well-known celebrity has visited the country many times and is well versed in Armenian culture and history. Kim also shared some interesting facts about Armenia on her reality show.

Charles Gerard

Gerard’s real name is actually Nubar Achemyan. The great man was also born in France, as his family had to flee Armenia. However, he always remembers his homeland and loved ones.

Patrick Flori

Patrick Shushanian was born into a family of Corsicans and Armenians. The famous singer has a dear dream – to learn the Armenian language while it is still a bit difficult for the artist.

Serj tankian

Believe it or not, but the leader of the rock band “System of a Down” is an Armenian named Serj Tankian. He has lived in the United States since he was eight years old, but Serj attended an Armenian school and still keeps his homeland in his heart.

Andre Agassi

André is a talented professional tennis player with Armenian roots who has won 8 Grand Slams. He devoted his life to philanthropy after retiring from his beloved sport.

Although many of them were born outside of Armenia, they strongly refuse to forget their roots and continue to support Armenia and Armenians with all their hearts.

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