WRITER

Hristo Botev

1848 - 1876

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Hristo Botev (Bulgarian: Христо Ботев, pronounced [ˈhristo ˈbɔtɛf]), born Hristo Botyov Petkov (Христо Ботьов Петков; 6 January 1848 [O.S. 25 December 1847] – 1 June [O.S. 20 May] 1876), was a Bulgarian revolutionary and poet. Botev is considered by Bulgarians to be a symbolic historical figure and national hero. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hristo Botev has received more than 301,607 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Hristo Botev is the 1,178th most popular writer (up from 1,303rd in 2019), the 40th most popular biography from Bulgaria (up from 48th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Bulgarian Writer.

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Notable Works

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Hristo Botev ranks 1,178 out of 7,302Before him are Rudolf von Sebottendorf, Giovanni Papini, Francesco Maria Piave, Sadriddin Ayni, Joachim du Bellay, and Kenji Miyazawa. After him are Arne Garborg, John Jacob Astor IV, Ephraim Kishon, Marcus Valerius Messalla Corvinus, Jacint Verdaguer, and Namdev.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1848, Hristo Botev ranks 30Before him are Milena Vukotić, Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, Victor Noir, Johann Palisa, Guido von List, and Loránd Eötvös. After him are Hermann Alexander Diels, Carlos, Duke of Madrid, Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Princess Marie Isabelle of Orléans, Thomas Lipton, and Pierre De Geyter. Among people deceased in 1876, Hristo Botev ranks 16Before him are Marie d'Agoult, Ildefons Cerdà, Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg, Maria Vittoria dal Pozzo, Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia, and Francesco Maria Piave. After him are Antoine Jérôme Balard, Ferenc Deák, František Palacký, Harriet Martineau, Narcisse Virgilio Díaz, and Wild Bill Hickok.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Hristo Botev ranks 40 out of 415Before him are Aleksandar Stamboliyski (1879), Peter I of Bulgaria (927), Kristalina Georgieva (1953), Boris Christoff (1914), Nicolai Ghiaurov (1929), and John of Rila (876). After him are Stefka Kostadinova (1965), Irina Bokova (1952), Ivan Sratsimir of Bulgaria (1324), Nikola Zhekov (1865), Ratko Janev (1939), and Petar Mladenov (1936).

Among WRITERS In Bulgaria

Among writers born in Bulgaria, Hristo Botev ranks 4Before him are Aesop (-620), Elias Canetti (1905), and Saint Naum (830). After him are Chernorizets Hrabar (890), Georgi Markov (1929), Ivan Vazov (1850), Gregory Tsamblak (1365), Constantine of Preslav (900), Sabahattin Ali (1907), Angel Wagenstein (1922), and Georgi Sava Rakovski (1821).