Namesakes

Bulgarian Kings and Tsars: 2 tsars
Tsar Georgi Terter I   1280-1292  
Tsar Georgi Terter II   1322-1323  
Bulgarian Presidents and Prime Ministers: 5 prime ministers, 1 president
(prime minister) Georgi Kyoseivanov   1935-1940  
(prime minister) Georgi Dimitrov   1946-1949  
(prime minister) Grisha Filipov (a.k.a. Georgi)   1981-1986  
(prime minister) Georgi Atanasov   1986-1990  
(president) Georgi Parvanov   2002-2012  
(prime minister) Georgi Bliznashki   2014  
Notable Athletes: 1 soccer
(soccer) Georgi Shchennikov   1991-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 silver, 1 silver/bronze
(silver) Georgy Prokopenko (a.k.a. Georgi)   1964   swimming - 200 m breaststroke  
(silver/bronze) Georgi Kulikov   1968; 1972   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay