Eric Bogosian

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Bogosian in 2010, photo by Prphotos

Place of Birth: Woburn, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 24, 1953

Ethnicity: Armenian

Eric Bogosian is an American actor, playwright, monologuist, novelist, and historian.

His parents, Edwina (Jamgochian) and Henry Bogosian, were of Armenian descent. He is married to Jo Anne, with whom he has two children.

Eric’s paternal grandparents were named Karakian/Carrigan Bogosian (the son of Anna) and Aurora. Karakian and Aurora were born in Armenia.

Eric’s maternal grandfather was named Megurdich Jamgochian (the son of Ovagin “John” Jamgochian and Mary). Megurdich was born in Armenia.

Eric’s maternal grandmother was named Lucy. Lucy, who was of Armenian descent, was born in Constantinople, then in the Ottoman Empire.

3 Responses

  1. neiltennant says:

    he looks like Ashkenazi Jew

    I know Russian Jews who look similar

    but he was born in the area of Turkey and maybe he has Black Sea Turkish roots

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