"Today marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Georgi Rakovski - the teacher of Levski and Botev. This educated and experienced man manages to create a primary constitution, a government in exile, and even an organized army unit of our non-existent state. a self-taught diplomat, he visited a number of countries with the national cause in his heart, met with their rulers, and sowed the idea of the name Bulgaria reappearing on the political map of the Old Continent.
Rakovski is a giant figure in our history, he deserves our eternal gratitude, and with his organizational skills, he can be a modern example for any politician, diplomat, or manager. A tribute to his memory!
From today you can see in the Historical Museum of Burgas an original portrait of Georgi Rakovski, painted in 1864. "