Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization
The Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization (IMRO) (Bulgarian: Вътрешна Македонска Революционна Организация (ВМРО), Vatreshna Makedonska Revolyutsionna Organizatsiya (VMRO), Macedonian:...
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Dionysius the Philosopher
Dionysius the Philosopher (Greek: Διονύσιος ὁ Φιλόσοφος; ca. 1560 – 1611) was a Greek monk who led two farmer revolts against the Ottoman Turks.
Dionysius was born in c. 1560 AD in Paramythia,...
Georgios Sakellarios
Georgios Sakellarios (Greek: Γεώργιος Σακελλάριος; 1765–1838) was a chief physician at the court of Ali Pasha.He was born in Kozani and studied German and French and also Philosophy in Hungary. In...
Boatmen of Thessaloníki
The Boatmen of Thessaloníki (Bulgarian: Гемиджиите, Macedonian: Гемиџиите, Gemidzhiite) or the Assassins of Salonica, was a Bulgarian anarchistic group, active in the Ottoman Empire in the ye...
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Anastasios Michail
Anastasios Michail (Greek: Αναστάσιος Μιχαήλ, died 1722) was a member of Berlin's Academy of Sciences.He was born in Naousa. He had his general studies in Ioannina with Georgios Sougdouris as his ...
Georgios Parakeimenos
Georgios Parakeimenos (Greek: Γεώργιος Παρακείμενος) was a physician and preacher. He was born in Kozani and later he studied medicine and philosophy at Padua. He was director of the Kozani school...
Ilinden (Organization)
Ilinden was an veteran unpolitical organization established in Sofia in 1921 with branches in a whole of Bulgaria. It was founded by leaders of the former Internal Macedonian Adrianople Revolutionary ...
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Konstantinos Kallokratos
Konstantinos Kallokratos (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Καλλοκράτος) was a teacher and a poet.He was born in Veroia in 1589. He was a student at the Greek College of Ayios Athanasios in Rome between 1600 an...
Dimitrios Karakasis
Dimitrios Karakasis (Greek: Δημήτριος Καρακάσης) was a Greek physician.He was born in Siatista on 1734. He went to Halle, in Saxony, where he studied medicine, philosophy and mathematics. He took ...
Konstantinos Christou
Konstantinos or "Kottas" Christou (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Χρήστου, Bulgarian/Macedonian: Константин Христов Саровски, Konstantin Hristov Sarovski, also known as Capetan Kottas) was an insurgent leade...
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Nikola Milev
Professor Nikola Iliev Milev (Bulgarian: Никола Илиев Милев) was a Bulgarian historian, publicist, public figure, diplomat, and a participant in the Macedonian revolutionary movement.
Milev wa...
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Battle of Mečkin Kamen
The Battle of Mečkin Kamen occurred on the hill of Mečkin Kamen ("Bear Stone"), a few kilometres from the town of Kruševo in present-day Macedonia, on 1–2 August 1903. It was part of the Ilinden-Preob...
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Damaskinos Stouditis
Damaskinos Stouditis (Greek: Δαμασκηνός Στουδίτης; Latin: Damascenus Studites) was a high-ranking Greek ecclesiastic and writer in the sixteenth century. Born in Thessaloniki around 1500, he beca...
Aleksandar Turundzhev
Aleksandar Kicev Turundzhev (Bulgarian: Александър Кичев Турунджев; Macedonian: Александар Турунџев) was a Bulgarian revolutionary from Ottoman Macedonia and leader of the Lerin cheta of the ...
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Krste Misirkov
Krste Petkov Misirkov (Bulgarian: Кръстьо Петков Мисирков; Macedonian: Крсте Петков Мисирков) (18 November 1874, Postol, Ottoman Empire – 26 July 1926, Sofia, Kingdom of Bulgaria) was a philol...
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Dimo Hadzhidimov
Dimo Hadzhidimov (1875, Ano Vrontou, today in Serres regional unit, Greece – 1924, Sofia, Bulgaria) was a 20th-century Bulgarian revolutionary from Macedonia He is considered a Macedonian in the ...
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Salonica Vilayet
The Vilayet of Salonica (Ottoman Turkish: ولايت سلانيك, Vilâyet-i Selânik, Selanik Vilayeti) was a first-level administrative division (vilayet) of the Ottoman Empire from 1867 to 1912. In the lat...
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Flag of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization
The flag of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization was the organization's official flag. The flag was adopted in the early 1920s by the Central Committee of IMRO. The flag was also the st...
Flag of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization - Wikipedia
Dimitar Blagoev
Dimitar Blagoev Nikolov (Bulgarian: Димитър Благоев Николов); (14 June 1856 – 7 May 1924) was a Bulgarian political leader, the founder of Bulgarian socialism and of the first social democratic pa...
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Kitsos Botsaris
Kitsos Botsaris (Greek: Κίτσος Μπότσαρης; born 1741, Missolonghi; died 1809, Arta), was a leader of the Souliotes, an autonomous community in Ottoman-ruled Epirus. He played a leading role in the ...
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Hristo Makedonski
Hristo Nikolov Makedonski or Hristo Makedonski (Bulgarian: Христо Николов Македонски) (1835, Gorni Todorak, today Greece - July 5, 1916, Ruse, Bulgaria) was a Bulgarian hajduk voivode and revoluti...
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Independent Macedonia (1944)
In September 1944, Nazi Germany briefly sought to establish an Independent State of Macedonia a puppet state in the territory of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia that had been occupied by the Kingdom of Bulg...
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Ivan Apostolov
Ivan Apostolov, known as Ivan Daskala (the Teacher), was a Bulgarian haydut and revolutionary, a member of the Internal Macedonian-Adrianople Revolutionary Organization (IMARO).Apostolov was born in t...
Pavlos Rakovitis
Pavlos Rakovitis was the nom de guerre of Pavlos Nikolaidis. Born in Rakovo, Florina, Manastir Vilayet, Ottoman Empire (modern-day Kratero, Florina, Greece) in 1877, he grew up to be the captain of 40...
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Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising
The Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising or simply the Ilinden Uprising of August 1903 (Bulgarian: Илинденско-Преображенско въстание, Ilindensko-Preobrazhensko vastanie; Macedonian: Илинденско воста...
Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising - Wikipedia