Monument to Stilian Chilingirov

Location: Shumen, Bulgaria

Completed: 1981

Sculptor: Not known 

Genre: Socialist monument, former Eastern Bloc

Stilian Chilingirov was a scientist, educator, and politician who was born in the Shumen in 1881. He was also one of the founders of the writers’ union of Bulgaria and its president from 1941 to 1944. More information about Bulgaria’s communist-era monuments and memorials.

Monument to Stilian Chilingirov in Shumen, Bulgaria | Socialist monument | former Eastern Bloc

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