180 years from the birth of Nestor Markov (1836 – 1916)

Nedialko Dimov


The true dimensions and achievements of a person can be understood only in the context of the époque that created the person. For Nestor Markov this is the time of the Bulgarian National Revival (1762–1878) and the first decades after the Liberation of Bulgaria from the rule of the Ottoman Empire (1878).

Nestor Markov was born in 1836 in the village of Krivo Pole. He completed his primary education in the village school and proceeded to study in high schools in Haskovo and Plovdiv. In the latter one he was a student of Joakim Gruev–one of the leading thinkers of the Revival movement.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11145/596

ISSN 2367-5233 (print)
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