• Born year: 1931
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  • Death year: 1982
Nikoloz Janashia

Nikoloz (Lasha) Janashia (Georgian: ნიკოლოზ (ლაშა) ჯანაშია) (November 18, 1931, Tbilisi-September 7, 1982, Tbilisi) was a famous Georgian historian and public benefactor, PhD in History (1962), Associate Professor (1966).Janashia born in Tbilisi, son of a noted Georgian historian Simon Janashia (1900-1947).In 1954, Janashia graduated from the faculty of history of the Tbilisi State University.He began as a Research Fellow at the Institute of History and Ethnology of the Georgian Academy of Sciences (GAS) in 1957.