FAMOUS BULGARIANS

Vasil Levski (2) (3)

Leaders
Stefan Stambolov - Prime Minister (20.08.1887-19.05.1894)

Petar Stoyanov - President of the Republic of Bulgaria (19.01.1997-2002)

Science and Culture
Literature

Ivan Vazov

Hristo Botev

Peyo Yavorov

Elias Canetti


Science

John Atanasoff - Inventor of the first electronic computer

Georgi Ivanov - First Bulgarian cosmonaut

Alexandar Alexandrov - Second Bulgarian cosmonaut

Assen Jordanoff - Aviation poineer


Art

Christo


Theater and Cinema

Hristo Shopov

Stanislav Ianevski


Chess

Veselin Topalov

Music

Rock & Roll

(The Crickets)   (F.S.B.)
(B.T.R.)

Classical and Opera

(Rayna Kabaivanska)   (Gena Dimitrova)
(Nikolai Ghiaurov)   (Nikola Giuzelev)
(Emil Kamilarov)

Other

(Valia Balkanska)

(Teodosii Spasov)

(Sylvie Vartan)

(Mira Aroyo of Ladytron)

Sports

World Cup 1994

Georgi Asparuhov

Hristo Stoichkov

(Yordan Letchokov) (Krasimir Balakov) (Bobby Michailov)

Track and Field

Stefka Kostadinova - High Jump WR - 2.09m

Ivet Lalova

Tereza Marinova

Tennis

Manuela Maleeva

Maggie Maleeva

Biathlon

Ekaterina Dafovska

Short Track Speed Skating

Evgenia Radanova

Sumo

Kaloyan Mahlyanov - Kotoohshu

Shooting

Maria Grozdeva - twice olympic gold medalist

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