Yordan Sokolov - jurist, politician, statesman
Born January 18, 1933 in Sofia.
Former Secretary of the State Arbitrary Court, lawyer and member of the Lawyers' Council, legal counsellor of President Zhelyu Zhelev.
UDF Deputy President (2000-2002). In 2004, he is among the founders of Ivan Kostov's Democrats for Strong Bulgaria.
UDF deputy to the 37th and 38th National Assembly.
Minister of Interior in the cabinet of Filip Dimitrov (1991-1992).
Chairman of the 38th National Assembly (1997-2001)