Born on Sept. 10, 1935 in the village of Gorna Verenitsa, Montana district. Has two daughters.
Graduated in Law from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1960. Worked in "Kremikovtsi" metallurgical plant and the Central Cooperative Union 1960-61. Attorney in Sofia since 1961. Deputy chair of the Bulgarian Chamber of Agriculture since Sept. 1995.
Member of BSP since 1976. Candidate for MP from BSP in the 7th National Assembly. MP (elected in Sofia) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Union for Social Democracy). Deputy chairman of the Legislative Commission in the 36th National Assembly. Deputy chair of the 36th National Assembly. MP (elected in Sofia) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Left). Chair of the Committee on Labor, Social Welfare and Demographic Problems in the 37th National Assembly Jan. 1996-Feb. 1997.