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Israeli Correspondent for Bulgaria Dies at 50

Heny Berler, friend of Bulgaria and long-time media correspondent passed away suddenly in Israel Monday.

Society » Obituaries | May 17, 2010, Monday // 21:11 | Viewed: 1982

US Black Sabbath Legend Dio Dies at 67

Legendary US heavy metal singer, Ronnie James Dio, passed away at the age of 67, BBC reports citing Dio's wife and his manager.

Society » Obituaries | May 17, 2010, Monday // 16:12 | Viewed: 2367

Juan Antonio Samaranch Dies

Former International Olympic Committee president Juan Antonio Samaranch has died in hospital after being taken ill at the weekend.

Society » Obituaries | April 21, 2010, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2478

Bulgarian Actor Ivan Balsamadzhiev Dies at 57

Famous Bulgarian actor and comedian Ivan Balsamadzhiev died on Satursday, the Union of Bulgarian Actors announced.

Society » Obituaries | April 4, 2010, Sunday // 10:29 | Viewed: 2258

Legendary Bulgarian Actor Nikola Rudarov Dies at 82

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

Society » Obituaries | March 26, 2010, Friday // 20:35 | Viewed: 2160

Bulgaria's Sliven District Prosecutor Dies Suddenly

The District Prosecutor in the southern Bulgarian city of Sliven, Peycho Hitov, died suddenly Sunday evening.

Society » Obituaries | March 4, 2010, Thursday // 11:55 | Viewed: 1987

Ex US Secretary of State Alexander Haig Dies Aged 85

Former US Secretary of State Alexander Haig has died at the age of 85.

Society » Obituaries | February 20, 2010, Saturday // 17:33 | Viewed: 1694

Bulgaria Popular Caricaturist Karandasha Dies at 86

Bulgaria's popular artist and caricaturist, Tsvetan Tsekov aka Karandasha died Tuesday at the age of 86.

Society » Obituaries | February 2, 2010, Tuesday // 18:13 | Viewed: 2302

OLAF Anti-fraud Director-General Has Died

The Director-General of the European Anti-Fraud office (OLAF), Franz-Hermann Bruner, has died over the weekend, following a long illness.

Society » Obituaries | January 11, 2010, Monday // 15:09 | Viewed: 4435

The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Obituaries

In January, Dimitar Manchev, a favorite theater and movie actor of several generations of Bulgarians, died in Sofia at the age of 74.

Society » Obituaries | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 07:42 | Viewed: 2413

US Actress Brittany Murphy Dies of Cardiac Arrest

US actress Brittany Murphy died Sunday in her home in Los Angeles of a cardiac arrest.

Society » Obituaries | December 21, 2009, Monday // 01:53 | Viewed: 6777

Father of Russian 'Shock Therapy' Yegor Gaidar Dies at 53

Former Russian Prime Minister Egor Gaidar who was active in Russian politics in the first years of President Boris Yeltsin has died overnight at the age of 53.

Society » Obituaries | December 16, 2009, Wednesday // 10:09 | Viewed: 4146

Famous Bulgarian Theater Director Krikor Azaryan Dies at 75

Professor Krikor Azaryan, a prominent Bulgarian theater director and lecturer, has died at 75 following a battle with a serious disease.

Society » Obituaries | December 14, 2009, Monday // 09:56 | Viewed: 4074

Bulgarian Military Museum Director Petko Yotov Has Died

The Director of the Bulgarian National Miltary History Museum Petko Yotov has passed away on Tuesday at the age of 62.

Society » Obituaries | December 1, 2009, Tuesday // 21:11 | Viewed: 5642

Wife of Famous Bulgarian-Born Artist Christo Dies at 74

Jeanne-Claude, artist and wife Bulgarian-born Christo has died at 74, Bloomberg reports Thursday.

Society » Obituaries | November 19, 2009, Thursday // 20:34 | Viewed: 5303

Serbian Otrhodox Church Patriarch Pavle Dies at 95

The Serbian Orthodox Church has announced that Patriarch Pavle died on Sunday morning, at the age of 95, and that the country will observe 3 days of official mourning.

Society » Obituaries | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 18:23 | Viewed: 4922

Great Friend of Bulgaria Ambassador Emmanuel Ziesmann Dies at 74

Emmanuel Ziesmann has died in Jerusalem, at the age of 74. He was known as the Friend of Bulgaria

Society » Obituaries | November 12, 2009, Thursday // 19:34 | Viewed: 2780

French Anthropologist Claude Levi-Strauss Dies at 100

The French intellectual Claude Levi-Strauss, who influenced generations of scientists by laying the foundations of contemporary anthropology, has died at the age of 100.

Society » Obituaries | November 3, 2009, Tuesday // 19:06 | Viewed: 3572

Boyzone Singer Stephen Gately Dies Unexpectedly at 33

The singer of the Irish group Boyzone, Stephen Gately died overnight in the Spanish resort Mallorca.

Society » Obituaries | October 11, 2009, Sunday // 11:48 | Viewed: 7526

Leader of 1943 Anti-Nazi Warsaw Uprising Dies at 90

The last surviving leader of the 1943 Warsaw ghetto uprising against the Nazis, Marek Edelman, has died at the age of 90.

Society » Obituaries | October 3, 2009, Saturday // 12:55 | Viewed: 4038

US Actor Patrick Swayze Dies Aged 57

Dirty Dancing film star Patrick Swayze has died aged 57, his publicist says.

Society » Obituaries | September 15, 2009, Tuesday // 08:28 | Viewed: 4775
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