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Famous Bulgarians

People listed are almost always native to the country. We do (on occasion) include those that have either lived within the country for most of their adult life, or have made a significant contribution to the country in their personal endeavors.


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  • Tanya Doskova artist
  • Rumen Dragostinov cartoonist
  • Stefan Dragostinov composer, conductor, pianist
  • Vasil Nikolov Drumevn "Kliment Turnovski" author, clergyman
  • Petya Dubarova poet
  • Slatan Dudow film director, screenwriter
  • Galina Durmushliyska singer
E - G
  • John Exarch scholar, author, translator
  • Kolyu Ficheto architect
  • Georgi Fingov architect
  • Itzhak Fintzi actor
  • Irina Florin singer
  • Alexandra Fol composer
  • Dora Gabe poet
  • George Ganchev politician
  • Ginyo Ganev politician
  • Asen Gavrilov ballet dancer, choreographer
  • George I of Bulgaria former emperor
  • George II of Bulgaria former emperor
  • Georgi Georgiev musician
  • Kimon Georgiev Bulgarian general, former prime minister
  • Nicolai Ghiaurov opera singer
  • Marin Goleminov composer, violinist, conductor
  • Kiril Gospodinov actor
  • Stamen Grigorov physician, microbiologist
  • Maria Grozdeva sports shooter, Olympic medalist
H - J
  • Nikolay Haytov playwright, publicist
  • Paisiy Hilendarski clergyman, author
  • Panayot Hitov revolutionary
  • Chernorizetz Hrabar author, monk, scholar
  • Dobri Hristov composer
  • Boyan Ikonomov composer
  • Konstantin Iliev playwright
  • Reneta Indzhova only woman to hold office of prime minister
  • Ivan Iskrov economist
  • Ivan Ivanov weightlifter, Olympic medalist
  • Gloria Ivanova singer
  • Lili Ivanova singer
  • Assen Jordanoff inventor, engineer, aviator
  • Jordan Jovtchev gymnast
K
  • Raina Kabaivanska opera singer
  • Kaliman II of Bulgaria former emperor
  • Kaloyan of Bulgaria former emperor
  • Georgi Kaloyanchev actor
  • Velko Kanev actor
  • Angel Karaliychev author
  • Apostol Karamitev actor
  • Asen Karastoyanov composer
  • Lyuben Karavelov author
  • Vesselina Kasarova opera singer
  • Lyudmil Kirkov film director
  • Stefan Kisyov author, playwright, journalist
  • Nevena Kokanova actress
  • Vlad Kolarov cartoonist, illustrator
  • Todor Kolev actor
  • Victoria Koleva actress
  • Aleko Konstantinov author
  • Tzvetan Konstantinov pianist
  • Nikola Korabov film director, screenwriter
  • Kormesiy of Bulgaria former ruler
  • Kormisosh of Bulgaria former ruler
  • Nikolo Kotzev songwriter, musician, producer
  • Krum of Bulgaria former khan of Bulgaria
  • Petar Krumov composer, conductor
  • Neva Krysteva organist, professor of music
  • Kubrat former ruler
  • Ivan Kulekov author
  • Niki Kunchev television host
  • Marius Kurkinski actor, director
  • Filip Kutev composer

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