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Prominent Bulgarian Journalist Panitza Passes Away at 80

John-Dimitry Panitza, a prominent Bulgarian journalist, has passed away at the age of 80.

Society » Obituaries | July 29, 2011, Friday // 11:53 | Viewed: 1610

Former US First Lady Betty Ford Dies

Betty Ford, the widow of the late US President Gerald Ford, died Friday at the age of 93.

Society » Obituaries | July 9, 2011, Saturday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1286

Prominent Bulgarian TV Critic Dies

Vasa Gancheva, a prominent Bulgarian TV critic, died Friday after a prolonged illness.

Society » Obituaries | July 1, 2011, Friday // 14:20 | Viewed: 1160

Prominent Bulgarian Patriot, Writer Petar Konstantinov Dies at 82

Prominent Bulgarian writer, patriot and public figure, prof. Petar Konstantinov, founder of the Mati Bulgaria Association, died Tuesday, relatives inform.

Society » Obituaries | June 14, 2011, Tuesday // 16:58 | Viewed: 2100

Prominent Bulgarian Artist Georgi Trifonov Dies at 63

Prominent Bulgarian painter and poet, Georgi Trifonov, passed away Saturday morning, the press center of the Bulgarian Culture Ministry informs.

Society » Obituaries | June 4, 2011, Saturday // 12:27 | Viewed: 313998

'Dr Death' Jack Kevorkian Dies at 83

Jack Kevorkian, internationally known as 'Dr. Death' for his assisted suicide advocacy, passed away at 83 at a Detroit hospital on Friday.

Society » Obituaries | June 3, 2011, Friday // 17:34 | Viewed: 2441

Spanish Golf Legend Severiano Ballesteros Dies at 54

Golfing legend Severiano Ballesteros died early on Saturday at his home in northern Spain following a long-term brain tumour illness.

Society » Obituaries | May 7, 2011, Saturday // 10:19 | Viewed: 10139

Prominent Bulgarian Athlete, Playboy Ivan Slavkov Dies at 70

Bulgarian athlete and highlife figure Ivan Slavkov, aka Bateto, who has gained colorful notoriety over the past decades, passed away in Sofia Sunday aged 70.

Society » Obituaries | May 1, 2011, Sunday // 15:15 | Viewed: 4225

Famed Bulgarian Actor Georgi Rusev Dies at 82

Georgi Rusev, one of the most famous and beloved Bulgarian film and theater actors, has died at the age of 82.

Society » Obituaries | April 1, 2011, Friday // 19:31 | Viewed: 2506

American Actress Elizabeth Taylor Dies at 79

Legendary American actress Elizabeth Taylor has died at the age of 79.

Society » Obituaries | March 23, 2011, Wednesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 3408

Bulgarian Psychic, Healer Kochovska Dies at 66

Bulgarian psychic phenomenon and healer, Vera Kochovska, has passed away Saturday, the private TV channel bTV reported.

Society » Obituaries | February 12, 2011, Saturday // 13:52 | Viewed: 6142

Rock Guitar Icon Gary Moore Dies

The renowned rock guitarist Gary Moore has died in a hotel room in Spain. He was 58.

Society » Obituaries | February 6, 2011, Sunday // 21:32 | Viewed: 4120

Bulgaria's Ex Energy Watchdog Chief Dies at 73

Prof. Konstantin Shushulov, former chair of Bulgaria's State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation, has passed away in Sofia at 73 years of age as a result of a sickness.

Society » Obituaries | February 3, 2011, Thursday // 05:41 | Viewed: 1609

The Bulgaria 2010 Review: Obituaries

One of the most famous Bulgarian actors and directors, Nikola Rudarov, died in March at the age of 82.

Society » Obituaries | January 6, 2011, Thursday // 21:45 | Viewed: 1343

Bulgarian Folk Singer Nadka Karadjova Passes Away

Bulgarian folk singer Nadka Karadjova passed away at the age of 73 on Monday.

Society » Obituaries | January 3, 2011, Monday // 14:53 | Viewed: 3779

Anorexic Model Isabelle Caro Dies at 28

A French model who posed nude for an anti-anorexia campaign while suffering from the illness herself has died at the age of 28, her colleagues confirm.

Society » Obituaries | December 30, 2010, Thursday // 10:34 | Viewed: 2699

Bulgaria Bids Farewell to Rock Legend Vili Kavaldzhiev

Hundreds of mourners are expected to gather on Thursday at Sofia cemetery to pay their last respects to Vili Kavaldzhiev, one of the legends in Bulgaria's rock music and a fervent supporter of the anti-communist movement.

Society » Obituaries | December 30, 2010, Thursday // 08:34 | Viewed: 1556

Bulgarian Musician Vili Kavaldzhiev Dies at 65

Bulgarian musician Vili Kavaldzhiev has died at the age of 65, after a long illness, his family announced.

Society » Obituaries | December 28, 2010, Tuesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 1711

Noted Diplomat Richard Holbrooke Dies at 69

Richard C. Holbrooke, the diplomat who spearheaded the end of the Bosnian war and most recently served as the Obama administration's point man in the volatile Afghan-Pakistani war zone, has died, officials said.

Society » Obituaries | December 14, 2010, Tuesday // 08:18 | Viewed: 1788

Prominent Bulgarian Actor Andrey Batashov Dies at 45

Prominent Bulgarian actor, Andrey Batashov has passed away at 9:45 Monday morning, from multiple organ failure,

Society » Obituaries | November 29, 2010, Monday // 11:09 | Viewed: 4105

Respected Bulgarian Constitutional Lawyer Passes Away

Rumen Yankov, respected Bulgarian constitutionalist and once president of the Constitutional Court and the Supreme Court of Cassation, passed away Sunday after a long illness at the age of 68.

Society » Obituaries | November 14, 2010, Sunday // 16:21 | Viewed: 1564
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