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Dame Gruev
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Born (1871-01-17)January 17, 1871
Smilevo, Monastir Vilayet, Ottoman Empire
(present-day North Macedonia)
Died December 23, 1906(1906-12-23) (aged 35)
Petlec Peak, near Rusinovo, Salonica Vilayet, Ottoman Empire
(present-day North Macedonia)
Nationality Ottoman/Bulgarian
Organization Bulgarian Macedonian-Adrianople Revolutionary Committees (later SMARO, IMARO, IMRO)

Damyan Yovanov Gruev (Bulgarian: Дамян Йованов Груев, Macedonian: Дамјан Јованов Груев), (originally spelled in pre-1945: Bulgarian orthography Дамянъ Йовановъ Груевъ), (January 19, 1871 – December 23, 1906) was а Macedonian Bulgarian teacher, revolutionary and insurgent leader in Ottoman regions of Macedonia and Thrace. He was among the founders of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization (initially known as the Bulgarian Macedonian-Adrianopolitan Revolutionary Committee). Despite his Bulgarian self-identification, according to the post-World War II Macedonian historiography, he was an ethnic Macedonian.

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