Mustafa Kemal Ataturk – student at Bitola (Monastir) military high school

The Founder and First President of the Republic of Turkey - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk  (Мустафа Кемал Ататурк, Мustapha Кemal Аtaturk, Мostafa Кemal Ataturk) studied in Bitola (Monastir) military high school since March 13, 1896 until 1899, in the period when Macedcedonia was under Turkish rule.  

Saints Cyril and Methodius (Св. Кирил и Методиј) – creators of...

The roots of the Macedonian cultural history are set into the work of the Thessaloniki brothers Cyril and Methodius (Кирил и Методиј). They gave the first literacy and the first books to the Slavs and by that they put the first foundations of the librarian works in all Slavic countries.

St. Sofia (Sveta Sofija, Света Софија) church in Ohrid

Church St. Sofia in Ohrid is one of the most significant monuments of medieval art and architecture in Macedonia. There is no precise historical data about the construction of the church. According to some, the present church was built on an older cult site.