Jigarkhanian played roles in over 200 films and his name in included in the Guinness Books of Records.
President pointed out that due to his great talent and devotion Armen Jigarkhanyan enjoys great popularity.
"Your art has become a kind of criterion of mutual enrichment of Armenian and Russian cultures," the message said. The RA President wished Armen Jigarkhanyan good health and success in life and in creative activities.
- KOCHARIAN CONGRATULATES ARMEN JIGARKHANYAN ON 79TH BIRTHDAY ANNIVERSARY,ARKA News Agency, Armenia , October 3, 2005