Živko Čingo (13 August 1935 – 11 August 1987) Macedonian writer, born in Velgosti, near Ohrid.
Kosta Hristić was born in Ohrid in the Manastir Vilayet of the Ottoman Empire (in present-day Republic of Macedonia) on May 29, 1879, to a poor merchant family
Grigor Koprov (born September 30, 1943 in Ohrid) is arguably one of the most famous Macedonian pop music composers
Cyril Parlichev was born in Ohrid in 1875. His father was Grigor Parlichev – a popular local educator.