Tsardom of Vidin
The Tsardom of Vidin (Bdin) (Bulgarian: Видинско (Бдинско) царство, Vidinsko (Bdinsko) tsarstvo) was a medieval Bulgarian state centred in the town of Vidin. In 1257 the local lord Rostislav Mikha...
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Michael Shishman of Bulgaria
Michael Asen III (Bulgarian: Михаил Асен III, Mihail Asen III, commonly called Michael Shishman (Михаил Шишман, Mihail Šišman)), ruled as emperor (tsar) of Bulgaria from 1323 to 1330. The exact ye...
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Belaur
Belaur (Bulgarian: Белаур) (died 1336) was a Bulgarian noble and despot of Vidin and brother of the Bulgarian Emperor Michael Shishman (1323–1330). The son of Shishman of Vidin, he was among the m...
Baba Vida
Baba Vida (Bulgarian: Баба Вида) is a medieval fortress in Vidin in northwestern Bulgaria and the town's primary landmark. It consists of two fundamental walls and four towers and is said to be th...
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Uprising of Konstantin and Fruzhin
The Uprising of Konstantin and Fruzhin (Bulgarian: Въстание на Константин и Фружин, Vastanie na Konstantin and Fruzhin) was the earliest Bulgarian uprising against the Ottoman rule. It was organiz...
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Soko Grad (Sokobanja)
Soko Grad (Serbian Cyrillic: Соко Град), also known as Sokolac, is a medieval city and fortress 2 km east of the spa town of Sokobanja, Serbia. The fortress was declared a Monument of Culture of ...
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Sanjak of Vidin
The Sanjak of Vidin or the Vidin Sanjak (Bulgarian: Видинският санджак, Serbian: Видински санџак, Turkish: Sancağı Vidin) was a sanjak in the Ottoman Empire, with Vidin as its administrati...
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Anna of Wallachia
Anna of Wallachia or Anna Basarab (Bulgarian: Анна Басараб) was a Wallachian princess and Empress consort of Bulgaria in Vidin, second wife of Emperor Ivan Sratsimir. She was the daughter of Nicho...
Siege of Vidin (1913)
The Siege of Vidin refers to an attempt by the Serbian Army to seize the Bulgarian city of Vidin during the Second Balkan War. The siege took place between 12 and 18 July 1913.
At the war's start,...
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Hungarian occupation of Vidin
The Hungarian occupation of Vidin was a period in the history of the city and region of Vidin, today in northwestern Bulgaria, when it was called Banate of Bulgaria under the rule of the Kingdom of Hu...
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Eyalet of Widdin
The Eyalet of Widdin (Ottoman Turkish: ایالت ویدین; Eyālet-i Vīdīn) was an administrative unit of the Ottoman Empire located in the territory of present-day north-western Bulgaria. It was formed i...
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Osman Pazvantoğlu
Osman Pazvantoğlu (1758 – January 27, 1807, Vidin) was an Ottoman soldier, a governor of the Vidin district after 1794, and a rebel against Ottoman rule. He is also remembered as the friend of R...
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Ana-Neda
Ana-Neda (Bulgarian and Serbian Cyrillic: Ана-Неда; fl. 1323-1324) was the Empress consort of Bulgaria briefly in 1323 - 1324 as the spouse of "Despot of Vidin" Michael Shishman who was elected as...
Dorothea of Bulgaria
Dorothea of Bulgaria (Bosnian: Doroteja/Доротеја; died in cca 1390) was the first Queen of Bosnia.
She was the daughter of Emperor Ivan Sratsimir of Bulgaria and his wife Anna of Wallachia.Lou...
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Constantine II of Bulgaria
Constantine II (Bulgarian: Константин II, Konstantin II), ruled as emperor (tsar) of Bulgaria in Vidin from 1397 to 1422. He was born in the early 1370s, and died in exile at the Serbian court on ...
Shishman of Vidin
Shishman, Despot of Vidin (Bulgarian: Шишман; fl. 1270s/1280s — before 1308/1313) was a Bulgarian noble (boyar) who ruled a semi-independent realm based out of the Danubian fortress of Vidin ...
Ivan Sratsimir of Bulgaria
Ivan Sratsimir or Ivan Stratsimir (Bulgarian: Иван Срацимир) was emperor (tsar) of Bulgaria in Vidin from 1356 to 1396. He was born in 1324 or 1325, and he died in or after 1397. Despite being the...
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Rostislav Mikhailovich
Rostislav Mikhailovich (Hungarian: Rosztyiszláv, Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian: Ростислав Михайлович) (after 1210 / c. 1225 – 1262) was a Rus' prince (a member of the Rurik dynasty), and a dign...
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