Namesakes

Bulgarian Presidents and Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
(prime minister) Dimitar Iliev Popov   1990-1991  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 gold/silver
(bronze) Boris Popov   1964   water polo  
(gold/silver) Aleksandr Popov   1992; 1996; 2000   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 50 m freestyle