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Mandikian, Ardalocked

  • John Warrack


Mandikian, Arda (1924?–2009), singer and arts administrator, was born on 1 September 1924 (some sources suggest 1921) in Smyrna, Turkey, the daughter of Krikor Mandikian and his wife, Beatrike Ananian. Her parents, of Armenian descent, had escaped the Turkish massacres of Armenians in 1915. They settled in ...

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