Prince Valerian Madatov – Armenian-born

Prince Valerian Madatov – Armenian-born Russian General

Prince Valerian Grigoryevich Madatov (1782 – September 4, 1829) was an Armenian-born Russian prince and a lieutenant-general of the Russian Empire. He was born Rostom Madatyan to a minor Armenian noble family as a melik (prince) in Avetaranots, a village of the historical district of Varanda in Nagorno-Karabakh, in 1782. At the age of 15, …

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