Bulgarian History (Part 2)

Historical Events

Events 101 - 108 of 108

  • 2002-11-21 NATO invites Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia to become members.
  • 2004-03-29 Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia join NATO as full members
  • 2005-04-25 Bulgaria and Romania sign accession treaties to join the European Union
  • 2007-01-01 Bulgaria and Romania officially join the European Union. Also, Bulgarian, Romanian, and Irish become official languages of the European Union, joining 20 other official languages.
  • 2007-05-13 Construction of the Calafat-Vidin Bridge between Romania and Bulgaria begins.
  • 2009-06-11 Bulgarian authorities declare the country is officially in recession after dropping 1.6% in the last quarter of 2008
  • 2012-07-18 6 Israeli tourists are killed and 30 injured after a bomb explodes on a tourist bus at Burgas Airport, Bulgaria
  • 2014-10-02 15 people are killed after a gun powder plant explodes in Gorni Lom, Bulgaria

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 118 of 118

  • 1975-09-22 Svilen Noev, Bulgarian singer-songwriter
  • 1976-10-24 Petar Stoychev, Bulgarian swimmer
  • 1977-05-31 Theodoros Baev, Bulgarian-born Greek volleyball player
  • 1977-10-06 Vladimir Manchev, Bulgarian footballer
  • 1978-06-06 Mariana Popova, Bulgarian singer
  • 1979-01-15 Martin Petrov, Bulgarian footballer
  • 1979-07-05 Stiliyan Petrov, Bulgarian footballer
  • 1981-01-30 Dimitar Berbatov, Bulgarian footballer
  • 1985-05-16 Stanislav Ianevski, Bulgarian actor
  • 1986-03-18 Kaloyan Ivanov, Bulgarian basketball player
  • 1989-08-08 Sesil Karatantcheva, Bulgarian tennis player
  • 1994-07-27 Princess Mafalda-Ceceilia of Bulgaria
  • 1995-12-14 Princess Olimpia Preslavska of Bulgaria
  • 1997-10-12 Boris, Prince of Bulgaria, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1999-03-23 Prince Beltran of Bulgaria
  • 1999-11-20 Princess Sofia of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family
  • 1999-11-20 Prince Umberto of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family
  • 2002-06-03 Prince Tirso of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family

Famous Deaths