|Assen Yordanov Agov was born in Sofia on 11 August 1948.
He is a graduate of the Higher Institute of Economics, Sofia, with a degree in International Relations.
For over 23 years he had worked as journalist at the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency and the national television.
1992 - Director of the Bulgarian National Television.
1993 - Deputy Chairman of the National Executive Council of the UDF.
1994 - deputy to the 37th National Assembly from the UDF.
Member of the Christian Democratic Union and its chairman since October 1994.
1995-1997 - Deputy Chairman of the
Foreign Affairs Committee in parliament; member of the standing delegation
of the National Assembly to the North Atlantic Assembly.
In February 2004, one of 29 dissenters, who left the UDF and joined the Kostov-led group of MPs to form a new parliamentary faction - that of the United Democratic Forces, and later founded a new political party - Democrats for a Strong Bulgaria set to participate in the 2005 election.
25 June 2005 - becomes MP from the DSB in the 40th National Assembly (from the city of Sofia, 24th constituency).
Married, with two children.
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