Born on Aug. 22, 1943. Married, has one daughter.
Completed high school in Sofia 1961. Graduated in History from Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski 1967. Post-graduate studies in Moscow, Berlin, Prague, Warsaw, and Budapest. Ph.D. in Philosophy 1976.
Member of BSP. Member of the Supreme Council of BSP since 1991. MP (elected in Sofia) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Union for Social Democracy). MP (elected in Sofia) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Left).