June 2 - Day of Hristo Botev and died for freedom and independence of Bulgaria

June 2 - Day of Hristo Botev and died for freedom and independence of Bulgaria 

June 2nd is the day that we honor Hristo Botev and all dead, known and unknown warriors for independence and freedom of our Bulgaria.Bow before you, son and great Bulgarian hero! You stay in our hearts, because true heroes never die! We remember your cause and we are ready to take your way because you're a shining example in our history, we follow and whose name will defend!Hristo Botev was born on January 6, celebrated in Europe in 1848 In May 1876 Botev began organizing a band and became its leader. From Giurgiu boarded a ship "Radetzky" and on May 17, forcing its captain to stop at the shore to the Kozlodui. From there, the band led by him, went to Okolchitsa. They say that they walked all the way there without bread and water. Enter into unequal combat, and on June 2, bullet pierces Botev forehead. And on June 2 will be the day that we Bulgarians will honor the silent heroes and pride. The monument of Hristo Botev in Vratsa was built about the same place that evening of June 2, 1876 stood impaled his head together with the heads of his warriors captured. Unbelievable is the word of his "He who falls in battle for freedom does not die ..."

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