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Bulgaria Domestic Violence Victim Panyukova Dies

Bilyana Panyukova, mother of the two boys, who were slaughtered by their father has died at the Sofia Institute for Emergency Medicine "Pirogov".

Society » Obituaries | April 3, 2009, Friday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1937

Prominent Bulgarian Weatherman Dies at 63

Prominent Bulgarian meteorologist, Latin Latinov, passed away Saturday at the age of 63.

Society » Obituaries | March 30, 2009, Monday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1784

UK Reality TV Celebrity Dies at 27

British reality TV celebrity Jade Goody died in her sleep this weekend, British media reported, following a public battle with cancer.

Society » Obituaries | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 10:24 | Viewed: 2190

Star Actress Natasha Richardson Dies at 45

British actress Natasha Richardson has died in a New York hospital at the age of 45.

Society » Obituaries | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 09:11 | Viewed: 2164

Renown Novelist and Poet John Updike Dies Aged 76

John Updike, one of the greatest novelists of his age, passed away Tuesday at the age of 76. Updike's novels and detailed dissections of the soul of post-World War II middle America, placed him at the very pinnacle of his profession.

Society » Obituaries | January 28, 2009, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4692

Renown Bulgarian Actor Dimitar Manchev Dies at 74

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

Society » Obituaries | January 14, 2009, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2896

Bulgaria 2008 Review: Obituaries

Renown Bulgarian Archaeologist Rasho Rashev Dies in Train Fire The 64-year-old Director of the National Archaeological Institute of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Rasho Rashev was among the nine Bulgarians who were burned to death in the Sofia-Karda

Society » Obituaries | January 2, 2009, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4163

Renown Bulgarian Economist Dikran Tebejan Dies at 66

The Deputy Chair and Member of the Governing Council of the Bulgarian Industrial Association Dikran Tebejan died less than a month before his 67th birthday, the BIA announced Thursday.

Society » Obituaries | December 18, 2008, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2540

Renown Bulgarian Director and Writer Leon Daniel Dies at 81

One of the most renown Bulgarian theater and TV directors Leon Daniel died Tuesday at the age of 81 in Sofia, the Bulgarian Actors' Union announced.

Society » Obituaries | December 2, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3553

Bulgaria's Ex-State Administration Min Dies at 62

Bulgaria's former State Administration Minister and ex-mayor of Russe Municipality, Dimitar Kalchev, passed away on Saturday after a long illness. Kalchev, 62, died while going through medical treatment in Sofia's Governmental Hospital.

Society » Obituaries | November 1, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3657

Renown Bulgarian Poet Konstantin Pavlov Dies at 75

The renown Bulgarian poet and playwright Konstantin Pavlov died at the age of 75, the Union of Bulgarian Film Makers announced Monday.

Society » Obituaries | September 29, 2008, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 12573

Bulgarian Composer and Conductor Vili Kazasyan Dies at 74

The relatives of one of the most famous Bulgarian composers and conductors Vili Kazasyan announced Saturday that he had died.

Society » Obituaries | July 12, 2008, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6712

Bulgarian Socialist MP Dies at 57

The MP from Coalition for Bulgaria party Yovko Yovkov died Wednesday morning, the parliament's Speaker Georgi Pirinski announced. No further details over the reasons of the death have been revealed so far.

Society » Obituaries | July 2, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3812

Bulgaria's Science Fiction Author Lyuben Dilov Dies at 80

Bulgaria's most famous science fiction writer Lyuben Dilov, author of more than 35 books, published all over the world, died Tuesday at the age of 80. The funeral service will be held in Sofia's St.

Society » Obituaries | June 10, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 5674

Legendary Bulgarian Drummer Petar Slavov Dies at 66

Famous Bulgarian drummer and music manager Petar Slavov died Tuesday at the age of 66. Slavov was one of the members of Bulgaria's legendary FSB rock formation since 1979.

Society » Obituaries | April 1, 2008, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6617

Actor Brad Renfro Dead at 25

Actor Brad Renfro, whose career began promisingly with a childhood role in "The Client", was found dead Tuesday in his home, CNN reported. He was 25.

Society » Obituaries | January 16, 2008, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 6267
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