Pencho Slaveykov

Pencho Slaveykov

Name Pencho Slaveykov
Profession Poet
Date of Birth 1866-04-27
Place of Birth Bulgaria
Age 46 yrs
Death Date 1912-06-10
Birth Sign Taurus

About Pencho Slaveykov

Bulgarian poet and writer who studied philosophy and was a member of the prominent Misal (Thought) group. His intimate poems appeared in numerous literary publications.

Early Life Experience of Pencho Slaveykov

He was educated in Tryavna and Plovdiv. He later served as director of both the Bulgarian National Theatre and the National Library of Bulgaria.

Trivia Info

A teenage bout of pneumonia left him permanently disabled.

Family Life and Relationship

He was born and raised in Tryavna, Bulgaria. His father, Petko Slaveykov, was also a writer.

Close Associates

He and Ivan Vazov are both known for their contributions to Bulgarian poetry.