Ivan Zapryanov GLUSHKOV

Born on Jan. 17, 1937 in Sofia. Married, has one son.

Completed high school in Sofia 1954. Graduated from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1961. High school teacher n Pernik 1961. Economist and translator in "Machinoimport" and "Interpred" 1963-70. Journalist in "Zemedelsko zname" newspaper 1970-91.

Member of the Standing Committee of BANU and BANU-united 1990-91. Foundation-member and chairman of the Christian Agrarian Party since 1992. MP (elected in Vratsa) in the 7th Grand National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of BANU). Deputy chairman of the 7th Grand National Assembly. MP (elected in Sofia) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of UDF). Deputy chairman of the Parliamentary Group of UDF in the 37th National Assembly. Member of the standing delegation of the Bulgarian Parliament in the Assembly of the European Union.

Leisure interests: reading, sports.