Monument of Stefan Karadzha
 
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Monument of Stefan Karadzha

Attraction type: Historical Monuments

Sanctify on November 10, 1940 a symbol of united Bulgaria is the bust-monument to the great revolutionary Stefan Karadzha.
Stefan Karadzha or Stefan Todorov Dimov was born on May 11, 1840 in the village Ichme – Stefan Karadjovo today. He is famous for his revolutionary work, a participant in the Bulgarian national liberation movement. Along with Hadji Dimitar he led a group of 129 people and on July 6, 1868 passed the Danube. In the battle in the area Kanladere nearby Vishovgrad Stefan Karadja is badly wounded and captured. On July 31, 1868 he was hanged.