Today is Hamo Sahyan's birthday
Hamo Sahyan was born on April 14, 1914 in Lor village of Syunik region, He was also known as Hmayak Sahaki Grigoryan) He was an Armenian poet and translator.
He finished the Baku Pedagogical institute in 1939. In 1941 he returned to Yerevan, then served in the Soviet Navy during World War II.
He worked in "Avangard" and "Vozni" newspapers, edited "Grakan tert". The first collection of his poems was published in 1946. Sahyan was awarded by the State Prize of Armenia for his "Sezam, batsvir" (1972) book.
Hamo Sahyan died on July 17 in 1993.