Naumov, Stevan - Stiv (1920-1942) Macedonian revolutionary, national hero, one of the organizers of NOB in Macedonia. He was proclaimed a national hero on 29 July 1945. Since he was a student at Bitola high school, Stiv Naumov was on the lines of the progressive youth.
He left to study in Belgrade and his revolutionary activity was even deeper and he became one of the most active members in the movement of the progressive student youth. As a result of that, he was imprisoned, but because of lack of evidence, he was set free. After he left the prison, he returned to Bitola, where he continued to work even more severe against the antifascist ideology, especially spreading it among the workers and the young people. Immediately after the occupation, he transferred into illegal migrants. In 1940 Stiv Naumov became secretary at the Local committee of KPJ in Bitola. In April 1942 he participated in the formation of Bitola NOPO Pelister. The same year he was condemned to death in his absence, because of his activities and his head was blackmailed 200.000 leva. In June 1942, he became member of the Operative headquarter of the Main headquarter of the partisan units in Macedonia of KPJ for Macedonia. In the autumn 1942, he left to carry out a party task in Prespa, where in September 1942 died.
DISTINGUISHED PEOPLE FOR BITOLA
authors: Lence Andonovska, Naume Gorgievski, Blagoj Nikolov, Trajko Ognenovski, Gordana Pesevska, Aneta Stefanovska, Svetlana Taleska ; translation in english Vesna Milevska.
NIUL "St. Clement Ohridski": Municipality of Bitola