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Bulgaria Remembers Leading Cancer Patient Rights Activist

Bulgaria and its cancer patients mark January 7 one year since the death of Teodora Zaharieva, the first Bulgarian who dared to wage a battle against the apathy and carelessness of the state towards cancer patients.

Society » Obituaries | January 7, 2013, Monday // 09:42 | Viewed: 1791

Hundreds Bid Farewell to Great Bulgarian Actor Kaloyanchev

Relatives, friends, colleagues, politicians and ministers bowed heads in memory of Georgi Kaloyanchev, the prominent and beloved Bulgarian actor, at a funeral service on December 21.

Society » Obituaries | December 21, 2012, Friday // 16:03 | Viewed: 3304

Bulgaria Bids Farewell to Great Actor Kaloyanchev

Bulgarians pay their last respects on Friday to Georgi Kaloyanchev, one of the country's most prominent and beloved actors.

Society » Obituaries | December 21, 2012, Friday // 11:08 | Viewed: 1049

Bulgaria to Bid Farewell to Great Actor Kaloyanchev on Friday

Bulgarians will pay their last respects on Friday to Georgi Kaloyanchev, one of the country's most prominent and beloved actors.

Society » Obituaries | December 18, 2012, Tuesday // 17:45 | Viewed: 1661

Legendary Bulgarian Actor Kaloyanchev Passes Away

Georgi Kaloyanchev, one of Bulgaria's most prominent and beloved actors, passed away at the age of 87 on Tuesday.

Society » Obituaries | December 18, 2012, Tuesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 2127

Long-Serving Head of Bulgaria Satirical Newspaper Dies at 85

Hristo Pelitev, a popular Bulgarian writer and journalist, who served 23 years as editor-in-chief of the Bulgarian newspaper of humor and satire "Starshel", passed away on Thursday.

Society » Obituaries | November 15, 2012, Thursday // 17:02 | Viewed: 2387

Bulgaria Holds National Day of Mourning for Patriarch Maxim

Bulgaria holds Friday a day of national mourning over the death of n Orthodox Patriarch Maxim, who passed away early on Tuesday at the age of 98.

Society » Obituaries | November 9, 2012, Friday // 08:13 | Viewed: 2303

Bulgarian Orthodox Patriarch Maxim Dies at 98

The head of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Maxim, has passed away at the age of 98.

Society » Obituaries | November 6, 2012, Tuesday // 07:01 | Viewed: 22472

Bulgarian Kishishev's Young Wife Loses Battle with Cancer

Former Bulgarian international and Brighton midfielder Radostin Kishishev bade on Sunday farewell to his young and beautiful wife, who died of cancer a day earlier.

Society » Obituaries | October 21, 2012, Sunday // 15:18 | Viewed: 13397

'Emmanuelle' Actress Sylvia Kristel Dies after Long Battle with Cancer

Dutch actress Sylvia Kristel, who shot to stardom in the 1974 erotic French film Emmanuelle, has died aged 60 after a long battle with cancer.

Society » Obituaries | October 18, 2012, Thursday // 14:39 | Viewed: 11319

'Moonies' Founder Sun Myung Moon Dies at 92

Self-styled messiah Sun Myung Moon, whose Unification Church became famous for marrying thousands of people in a single ceremony, has died, aged 92, BBC reported.

Society » Obituaries | September 3, 2012, Monday // 08:05 | Viewed: 1835

Stallone's Half-Sister Dies of Lung Cancer at 48

Sylvester Stallone's half-sister Toni Ann Filiti lost her battle with cancer and died on Sunday at 48, the family confirmed.

Society » Obituaries | August 29, 2012, Wednesday // 09:19 | Viewed: 10116

?First Man to Walk on Moon Neil Armstrong Dies at 82

US astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the moon, has died at the age of 82, his family said on Saturday.

Society » Obituaries | August 26, 2012, Sunday // 04:12 | Viewed: 10842

Bulgaria's Academy of Sciences Newly Elected Head Dies at 67

Acad. Stefan Dodunekov, the recently elected director of Bulgaria's Academy of Sciences (BAS), has passed away after a short illness. He was 67.

Society » Obituaries | August 6, 2012, Monday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1390

US Author Gore Vidal Passes Away at 86

Gore Vidal, whose best-selling novels and witty, acidulous essays made him one of America's best-known authors, died Tuesday at his home in Hollywood Hills, CA.

Society » Obituaries | August 1, 2012, Wednesday // 14:47 | Viewed: 2379

Great US Author Gore Vidal Dies at 86

Gore Vidal, known as the faithful chronicler of American life and politics and one of the country's greatest man of letters, has died.

Society » Obituaries | August 1, 2012, Wednesday // 08:25 | Viewed: 1278

Deep Purple's Jon Lord Dies at 71

Jon Lord, the former keyboard player with heavy rock band Deep Purple, has died aged 71 after losing his battle with pancreatic cancer.

Society » Obituaries | July 17, 2012, Tuesday // 08:06 | Viewed: 1968

Bulgarian Singer Boyan Ivanov Passes Away

Bulgarian pop singer Boyan Ivanov passed away at the age of 68 in the city of Burgas late on Sunday.

Society » Obituaries | July 9, 2012, Monday // 10:58 | Viewed: 3596

Renowned Bulgarian Author Svoboda Bachavarova Dies at 87

Renowned Bulgarian author and screenwriter, Svoboda Bachvarova, has passed away at the age of 87 in Brazil, where she lived with her daughter for the last 23 years.

Society » Obituaries | June 27, 2012, Wednesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 2410

First IVF Baby Mother Dies

Lesley Brown, who gave birth to the world's first test tube baby, paving the way for millions of women to become mothers, has died after a brief illness. She was 64.

Society » Obituaries | June 22, 2012, Friday // 08:04 | Viewed: 1252

US Sci-Fi Legend Ray Bradbury Dies at 91

Prominent American science fiction author Ray Bradbury has died at 91, his publisher and family informed Wednesday.

Society » Obituaries | June 6, 2012, Wednesday // 19:01 | Viewed: 1695
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