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Arlen, Michael [formerly Dikran Kouyoumdjian]locked

(1895–1956)
  • M. R. Bellasis
  • , revised by Rebecca Mills

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Arlen, Michael [formerly Dikran Kouyoumdjian] (1895–1956), novelist, was born on 16 November 1895 at Rustchuk, Bulgaria, the son of Sarkis Kouyoumdjian, an Armenian merchant. He was educated at Malvern College (along with an elder brother), and briefly studied medicine at the ...

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