Russian artistDied when: 71 years 173 days (857 months)
Star Sign: Gemini
Vagrich (Vahrij) Hakobi (Akopovich) Bakhchanyan (Russian: Ва́грич Ако́пович Бахчаня́н;
Ukrainian: Ва́грiч Ако́пович Бахчаня́н;
Armenian: Վահրիճ Հակոբի Բախչանյան; born May 23, 1938 in Kharkiv, Soviet Ukraine - November 12, 2009, New York City, United States) was a Soviet and American painter, Soviet nonconformist and Ukrainian underground artist and writer-conceptualist (and/or conceptual poet and writer) of Armenian origin and in the Russian language.