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Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Tsar and Prime minister of Bulgaria
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Simeon Borisov Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Tsar Simeon II or King Simeon II of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Симеон Борисов Сакскобургготски) (born 16 June 1937) is an important political and royal figure in Bulgaria. During his reign as the Tsar of Bulgaria from 1943 to 1946 he was a minor, the monarchical leader. He also served as the 48th Prime Minister of Bulgaria.

Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha
Симеон Сакскобургготски
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The 3rd King of the Bulgarians
Reign28 August 1943 – 15 September 1946
PredecessorKing Boris III
SuccessorVasil Kolarov (Acting President)
Regent
48th Prime Minister of Bulgaria
PredecessorIvan Kostov
SuccessorSergei Stanishev
Born (1937-06-16) 16 June 1937 (age 81)
Sofia, Bulgaria
SpouseMargarita Gómez-Acebo y Cejuela
IssueKardam, Prince of Turnovo
Kyril, Prince of Preslav
Kubrat, Prince of Panagyurishte
Konstantin-Assen, Prince of Vidin
Princess Kalina of Bulgaria
HouseHouse of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
FatherKing Boris III of Bulgaria
MotherPrincess Giovanna of Italy
ReligionBulgarian Orthodoxy
SignatureSimeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Симеон Сакскобургготски's signature

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