Famous People From Poland
Robert LewandowskiRobert Lewandowski
21 August 1988
Footballer
Roman PolanskiRoman Polanski
18 August 1933
French-Polish Film Director

Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
23 March 1912
 

Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
18 May 1920
Sovereign of the State of the Vatican City

Frédéric ChopinFrédéric Chopin
01 March 1810
Composer

Tommy WiseauTommy Wiseau
03 October 1955
Actor, Director, Filmmaker
Nicolaus CopernicusNicolaus Copernicus
19 February 1473
 

Manfred von RichthofenManfred von Richthofen
02 May 1892
Fighter Pilot

Meyer LanskyMeyer Lansky
04 July 1902
Gangster
Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
03 December 1857
Writer

Paulo DybalaPaulo Dybala
15 November 1993
Football Player
Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
17 June 1888
German General

Lukas PodolskiLukas Podolski
04 June 1985
Footballer

Lech WalesaLech Walesa
29 September 1943
Former President of Poland

Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
28 March 1928
Former Diplomat, Political Scientist

Maximilian KolbeMaximilian Kolbe
08 January 1894
Friar
Witold Pilecki Witold Pilecki
13 May 1901
Nazi-era Polish Army Officer

Józef PiłsudskiJózef Piłsudski
05 December 1867
Statesman

Tadeusz KościuszkoTadeusz Kościuszko
04 February 1746
Political Leader

Konstantin RokossovskyKonstantin Rokossovsky
21 December 1896
Soviet Officer
Bugs MoranBugs Moran
21 August 1893
Gangster

Itzhak SternItzhak Stern
25 January 1901
Holocaust Survivor
Donald TuskDonald Tusk
22 April 1957
President of the European Council

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21 November 1902
Writer

Herschel GrynszpanHerschel Grynszpan
28 March 1921
Murderer
Wojciech JaruzelskiWojciech Jaruzelski
06 July 1923
Politician

Czesław MiłoszCzesław Miłosz
30 June 1911
Poet
Abraham Joshua HeschelAbraham Joshua Heschel
11 January 1907
Rabbi

Furious PeteFurious Pete
30 November 1985
Competitive Eater

Alfred KorzybskiAlfred Korzybski
03 July 1879
Scholar who developed the field of General
Witold LutoslawskiWitold Lutoslawski
25 January 1913
Composer

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Ferdinand CohnFerdinand Cohn
24 January 1828
Founder of Bacteriology and Microbiology
Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
01 August 1924
Physicist

Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
05 October 1930
Economist

Ignacy DomeykoIgnacy Domeyko
31 July 1802
Geologist

Konrad BlochKonrad Emil Bloch
21 January 1912
Biochemist
Andrzej Viktor ‘Andrew’ SchallyAndrew Schally
30 November 1926
Endocrinologist
Tadeusz ReichsteinTadeusz Reichstein
20 July 1897
Chemist

KeralisKeralis
30 April 1980
YouTube Gamer

Raphael KalinowskiRaphael Kalinowski
01 September 1835
Discalced Carmelite Friar

Sergiusz PiaseckiSergiusz Piasecki
01 April 1901
Writer
Thomas Nicholas KucThomas Nicholas Kuc
10 October 2002
TV Actor, Social Media Personality, and amateur

Mike KrzyzewskiMike Krzyzewski
13 February 1947
Basketball player, Basketball coach

Władysław SzpilmanWładysław Szpilman
05 December 1911
Pianist, Composer, Musician, Writer, Songwriter

Peter SchmeichelPeter Schmeichel
18 November 1963
Football player

Klaus KinskiKlaus Kinski
18 October 1926
Actor
Mariusz PudzianowskiMariusz Pudzianowski
07 February 1977
Strongman

Wojciech SzczęsnyWojciech Szczęsny
18 April 1990
Polish footballer
Lech WałęsaLech Wałęsa
29 September 1943
Former President of Poland

Robert KubicaRobert Kubica
07 December 1984
Racing driver

Łukasz FabiańskiŁukasz Fabiański
18 April 1985
Polish footballer
Andrzej DudaAndrzej Duda
16 May 1972
Politician

Kazimierz PułaskiKazimierz Pułaski
06 March 1745
Soldier
Ross MartinRoss Martin
22 March 1920
Actors

Andrzej SapkowskiAndrzej Sapkowski
21 June 1948
Writer

Arkadiusz MilikArkadiusz Milik
28 February 1994
Polish footballer

Emerson FittipaldiEmerson Fittipaldi
12 December 1946
Formula One driver, Champ Car driver

Krzysztof KieślowskiKrzysztof Kieślowski
27 June 1941
Polish film director
Emanuel LaskerEmanuel Lasker
 

Andrew GolotaAndrew Golota
05 January 1968
Boxer

Janusz KamińskiJanusz Kamiński
27 June 1959
Cinematographer

Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
20 November 1924
Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist,
Stanisław LemStanisław Lem
12 September 1921
Writer

Albert SabinAlbert Sabin
26 August 1906
Medical Researcher
Mateusz MorawieckiMateusz Morawiecki
20 June 1968
Prime Minister of Poland

John III SobieskiJohn III Sobieski
17 August 1629
Military leader, Politician

Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
18 February 1920
Military personnel, Soldier
Lech KaczyńskiLech Kaczyński
18 June 1949
Former President of Poland

Arthur RubinsteinArthur Rubinstein
28 January 1887
Pianist
Adam DarskiAdam Darski
10 June 1977
Curator, Guitarist, Journalist, Lyricist,

Jarosław KaczyńskiJarosław Kaczyński
18 June 1949
Statesmen

Laurent KoscielnyLaurent Koscielny
10 September 1985
Association football player
Sebastian JanikowskiSebastian Janikowski
02 March 1978
American footballer

Jerzy DudekJerzy Dudek
23 March 1973
Polish footballer
Günther von KlugeGünther von Kluge
30 October 1882
Officer

Babatunde AiyegbusiBabatunde Aiyegbusi
26 May 1988
Wrestler

Stanisław August PoniatowskiStanisław August Poniatowski
17 January 1732
King of Poland

Werner von BlombergWerner von Blomberg
02 September 1878
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
JogailaJogaila
1362 AD
King
Sigismund III VasaSigismund III Vasa
20 June 1566
King

Erwin von WitzlebenErwin von Witzleben
04 December 1881
Military personnel, Officer

Hyman RickoverHyman Rickover
27 January 1900
Military officer

Janusz Korwin-MikkeJanusz Korwin-Mikke
27 October 1942
Politician, Bridge player, Economist, Journalist,
Adam ZagajewskiAdam Zagajewski
21 June 1945
poet,novelist

Zygmunt BaumanZygmunt Bauman
19 November 1925
Sociologist

Andrzej ZulawskiAndrzej Zulawski
22 November 1940
Polish filmmaker

Daniel Gabriel FahrenheitDaniel Gabriel Fahrenheit
24 May 1686
Physicist, Inventor

John I of BohemiaJohn I of Bohemia
10 August 1296
King
Janusz KorczakJanusz Korczak
22 July 1878
Educationist, Pediatrician, Children's writer

Marcin GortatMarcin Gortat
17 February 1984
Basketball player
Łukasz PiszczekŁukasz Piszczek
03 June 1985
Football player

Adam MickiewiczAdam Mickiewicz
24 September 1798
poet
Raphael LemkinRaphael Lemkin
24 June 1900
Lawyer, Peace researcher
Grzegorz KrychowiakGrzegorz Krychowiak
29 January 1990
Polish footballer