On June 20, 1954, the Chairman of the Bulgarian Council of Ministers Valko Chervenkov and his Romanian counterpart Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej officially unveiled the newly-built Friendship Bridge connecting the two neighboring countries. One week..
Zahari Zograf, an emblematic figure of the Bulgarian National Revival, who has gone down in history as an artist, but also as an advocate for the use of the Bulgarian language in church service, died on 14 June 167 years ago. The master icon painter..
"There is a myth that Orpheus was born in the lands that Bulgarians inhabit today. It seems to be a fact, not a legend, since his daughters are still singing there.” These words were written by the New York Times in the remote 1963 - the year in which..