Prime Minister of Bulgaria

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Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
Министър-председател на Република България
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Plamen Oresharski

since 29 May 2013
Appointer President of Bulgaria
Term length No term limit
Inaugural holder Todor Burmov
Formation 17 July 1879
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The Prime Minister of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Министър-председател, Ministar-predsedatel) is the head of government of Bulgaria. He or she is the leader of a political coalition in the Bulgarian parliament – known as the National Assembly of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Народно събрание, Narodno sabranie) – and the leader of the cabinet.

The current Prime Minister is Plamen Oresharski, who has served since 29 May 2013.

List of officeholders[edit]

Living former Prime Ministers[edit]

Name Term Date of birth
Georgi Atanasov 1986–1990 25 July 1933
Dimitar Iliev Popov 1990–1991 26 June 1927
Philip Dimitrov 1991–1992 31 March 1955
Reneta Indzhova 1994 6 July 1953
Zhan Videnov 1995–1997 22 March 1959
Stefan Sofiyanski 1997 7 November 1951
Ivan Kostov 1997–2001 23 December 1949
Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 2001–2005 16 June 1937
Sergei Stanishev 2005–2009 5 May 1966
Boyko Borisov 2009–2013 13 June 1959
Marin Raykov 2013 17 December 1960

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