Shavarsh Karapetyan

Shavarsh Karapetyan

Shavarsh Karapetyan was a professional swimmer who in 1976 saved 20 people that got trapped in frigid, sewage-infested waters. His career as a professional swimmer ended after this heroic act due to pneumonia and blood contamination that put him in a coma. Now he sells shoes for a living.

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