Stoyan Zagorchinov, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Stoyan Zagorchinov

Bulgarian writer

Date of Birth: 03-Mar-1889

Place of Birth: Plovdiv, Plovdiv Province, Bulgaria

Date of Death: 31-Jan-1969

Profession: writer

Nationality: Bulgaria

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

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About Stoyan Zagorchinov

  • Stoyan Zagorchinov (????? ??????????; 1889–1969) was a Bulgarian writer.
  • He is the author of Last Day, God's Day, one of the first social-historical epic novel in Bulgarian literature.
  • Zagorchinov was also an author of plays, essays, portrait pieces, articles and memoirs. Zagorchinov was born in 1889 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
  • It is unknown whether his birth date is 3 December or 3 March.
  • He studied history at Sofia University.
  • Then he continued studies of history and philosophy in Geneva, Switzerland.
  • He graduated from Sofia University with a major in History and French language.
  • During the years 1920–1925 Zagorchinov taught French at the Naval Force School in Varna.Meanwhile, he took part in the wars between 1912 and 1918.
  • During World War I (1915-18) he served in Kyustendil as an officer-translator at the Army Headquarters.
  • He worked as a bank clerk in Varna (1918-19), a history professor at the Marine Mechanical School in Varna (1920-25) and French at the National Military School in Sofia (1925-49).
  • He collaborated with the magazines "Modern Thought", "Bulgarian Thought", "Hyperion", "Fate", "Art and Criticism", "Art", "Balkan Review" and others.He died in 1969 in Sofia.
  • It is unknown if the date of his death is 3 January or 31 January.

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