Nikola Ivanov

1861 - 1940

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Nikola Ivanov (Bulgarian: Никола Иванов) (2 March 1861, Kalofer – 10 September 1940, Sofia) was a Bulgarian general and a minister of defence of the Kingdom of Bulgaria. One of the first graduate of the General Staff Military Academy of St Petersburg, he fought as a volunteer during the Russo-Turkish War (1877–1878). Ivanov then became chief of the Headquarters of the Bulgarian Army between 10 May 1894 and 29 November 1896 then minister of war between 29 November 1896 and 30 January 1899. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikola Ivanov has received more than 33,802 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Nikola Ivanov is the 1,360th most popular military personnel, the 175th most popular biography from Bulgaria and the 6th most popular Bulgarian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Nikola Ivanov ranks 1,360 out of 1,466Before him are Hossein Salami, Billy Mitchell, Frederick Townsend Ward, Alexandros Othonaios, Richard S. Ewell, and Charles Leclerc. After him are Gustaf Dyrssen, Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer, Eddie Rickenbacker, Oliver Hazard Perry, Abu Ali al-Anbari, and Hyman G. Rickover.

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Among people born in 1861, Nikola Ivanov ranks 97Before him are Arthur E. Kennelly, Frederick Russell Burnham, Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann, Kliment Boyadzhiev, Helen Herron Taft, and Theodore Roberts. After him are Herbert Hall Turner, Luigi Galleani, Friedrich Engel, Racho Petrov, Zoltán Ambrus, and Ismael Montes. Among people deceased in 1940, Nikola Ivanov ranks 132Before him are Otto Toeplitz, Robert Emden, Heinrich Kayser, Hendrik Marsman, Krishna Raja Wadiyar IV, and Wilhelm Anderson. After him are Johnny Dodds, István Énekes, Leopold Skulski, Bob Glendenning, Eric Gill, and Harry Stafford.

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Among people born in Bulgaria, Nikola Ivanov ranks 175 out of 313Before him are Ivanka Khristova (1941), Ivan Evstratiev Geshov (1849), Pencho Zlatev (1883), Petko Karavelov (1843), Yordanka Donkova (1961), and Nikola Mushanov (1872). After him are Stoyanka Mutafova (1922), Ivan Kostov (1949), Dora Gabe (1888), Lyuben Berov (1925), Georgi Atanasov (1933), and Marin Drinov (1838).


Among military personnels born in Bulgaria, Nikola Ivanov ranks 6Before him are Flavius Aetius (390), Belisarius (505), Osman Pazvantoğlu (1758), Abdülkerim Nadir Pasha (1807), and Stefan Toshev (1859).