Gjorche Petrov

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Birthday
2, 1865
Birthplace
Macedonia
Death Date
Jun 28, 1921 (56)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
2, 1865
Birthplace
Macedonia
Death Date
Jun 28, 1921 (56)

About

Bulgarian-Macedonian revolutionary and leader of the Macedonian-Adrianople Revolutionary Movement.

Before Fame

He attended school in Bulgaria before working as a teacher in Macedonia.

Trivia

He was assassinated by members of his own organization (IMRO) in 1921.

Family Life

His family lived in the town of Pirlepe (now the Macedonian city of Prilep), in what was then the Ottoman Empire, at the time of his birth.

Associated With

Like author Grigor Parlichev, whose son, Cyril, was a revolutionary, Petrov identified as both Bulgarian and Macedonian.