Leonid Azgaldyan Military Person

Leonid Rubeni Azkaldian (Armenian: Լեոնիդ Ռուբենի Ազգալդյան) (22 November 1942 Tbilisi – 21 June 1992 Martakert) was an Armenian physicist and one of the founders and commander of the "Liberation Army" military organization. Leonid Azkaldian was born on 22 November 1942 in Tbilisi, Georgian SSR in a family of Ruben Azkaldian, who was originally from Kamo, Armenian SSR. In 1959 he graduated from Askanaz Mravyan school and in 1960 he was admitted into the Physics Department of Moscow State University. He later transferred and graduated with honors from the same department at Yerevan State University. After graduation, he worked in many spheres of the national economy of USSR, mainly on planning methodology, automation of government systems and scientific research on automation systems. Leonid Azkaldian was one of the pioneers of the Karabakh movement and a military leader. From February 1990, he planned and organized the defense of several regions of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh. He was especially instrumental in the self defense of Vardenis, first offensive of Nyuvadi and preventing the Soviet army from entering Yerevan after the May 27 Sovetashen clash.

Personal details

Date of birth
November 23rd, 1942
Date of death
June 21st, 1992 at age of 49
Place of death
Places lived
pop. 1,157,500 (2010)


1. Moscow State University Colleges/University

Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russian: Московский государственный университет имени М. В. Ломоносова, Moskóvskiy gosudárstvennyy universitét ímeni M. V. Lomonósova), previously known as Lomonosov University or MSU (Russian: университет Ломоносова, Universitét Lomonósova; Russian: МГУ, MGU), is the oldest and largest university in Russia. Founded in 1755, the university was renamed in honor of its founder, Mikhail Lomonosov, in 1940. It also claims to have the tallest educational building in the world. Its current rector is Viktor Sadovnichiy.

Type Public university
January 25th, 1755
GSP-1, 119991 - Moscow, Russia
2012. 22,563
2012. 7,000
2010. 5,768
2012. 15,587
2010. 34,345
Local tuition
2012. 7.5 K €
Official web page www.msu.ru
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