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Prince Kiril of Bulgaria

Prince Kiril of Bulgaria, © Central State ArchivesenlargePrince Kiril of Bulgaria, © Central State Archives


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Object:Prince Kiril of Bulgaria
Description:Full length studio portrait of a young man in a military uniform with insignias of honour. He is carrying a sword and holding a fur cap and a pair of gloves in his left hand.
Comment:Prince Kiril of Bulgaria, Prince of Preslav (Sofia 17 November 1895 – Sofia 1 February 1945), second son of Ferdinand I of Bulgaria and his first wife Marie Louise of Bourbon-Parma. Prince Kiril was Prince Regent of the Kingdom of Bulgaria from 1943 until 1944. Prince Kiril, General Nikola Mihov and Professor Bogdan Filov, the former Prime Minister and Regent, as well as a number of former cabinet ministers and royal advisors were sentenced to death by a "People's Tribunal" / "Naroden sad" and executed on 1 February 1945.
Date:Not after 1915
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 214mm x 135mm
Image: 190mm x 127mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:150 Behavior Processes and Personality > 156 Social Personality
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
560 Social Stratification
560 Social Stratification > 565 Classes
590 Familiy
640 State
660 Political Behavior
680 Offenses and Sanctions
690 Justice
700 Armed Forces
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
720 War
Copyright:Централен Държавен Архив
Archive:Central State Archives, Inv. No.: Ф. 3К, оп. 14, а.е. 180, л. 39
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova