Rafael Kotanjyan was a renowned American actor known for I Hate the Story of Romeo & Juliet (2004), Ktor me yerkinq (1980) and Ubiystvo v Sanshayn-Menor (1992).
Kotanjyan was born on September 9, 1942, in Tbilisi, Georgia, his family moved to Yerevan in 1946.
He studied at the Yerevan Institute of Fine Arts from 1960-1964.
Kotanjyan starred in a number of films, including “Chaos,” “Diamond Hand,” “Foreign Games,” “Countess de Monsoro,” “For Honor” and others.
He was awarded the title of Honored Artist of the Armenian SSR in 1980, and in 2003, he was named People’s Artist of the Republic of Armenia, and was honored with a gold medal of the Ministry of Culture and the Movses Khorenatsi Medal.
Not only that, but in 2017, he was also awarded the Order of Merit for Services to the Homeland.
Rafael Kotanjyan Wife: Who Was Rafael Kotanjyan Married To?
Kotanjyan passed away in his sleep at the age of 79. Michael Kotanjyan is his only son and child.
However, details about his wife are not documented, as it’s unknown whether he was married or not.