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

Tommy WiseauTommy Wiseau
03 October 1955
Actor, Director, Filmmaker

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

Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
03 December 1857
Writer

Frédéric ChopinFrédéric Chopin
01 March 1810
Composer
Paulo DybalaPaulo Dybala
15 November 1993
Football Player

Nicolaus CopernicusNicolaus Copernicus
19 February 1473
 

Meyer LanskyMeyer Lansky
04 July 1902
Gangster
Manfred von RichthofenManfred von Richthofen
02 May 1892
Fighter Pilot

Lukas PodolskiLukas Podolski
04 June 1985
Footballer
Maximilian KolbeMaximilian Kolbe
08 January 1894
Friar

Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
17 June 1888
German General

Witold Pilecki Witold Pilecki
13 May 1901
Nazi-era Polish Army Officer

Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
28 March 1928
Former Diplomat, Political Scientist

Itzhak SternItzhak Stern
25 January 1901
Holocaust Survivor
Tadeusz KościuszkoTadeusz Kościuszko
04 February 1746
Political Leader

Józef PiłsudskiJózef Piłsudski
05 December 1867
Statesman

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
21 August 1893
Gangster

Donald TuskDonald Tusk
22 April 1957
President of the European Council
Konstantin RokossovskyKonstantin Rokossovsky
21 December 1896
Soviet Officer

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
21 November 1902
Writer
Wojciech JaruzelskiWojciech Jaruzelski
06 July 1923
Politician

Czesław MiłoszCzesław Miłosz
30 June 1911
Poet

Herschel GrynszpanHerschel Grynszpan
28 March 1921
Murderer
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

Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
01 August 1924
Physicist

Ferdinand CohnFerdinand Cohn
24 January 1828
Founder of Bacteriology and Microbiology
Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
05 October 1930
Economist

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Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
23 March 1912
 
Tadeusz ReichsteinTadeusz Reichstein
20 July 1897
Chemist

Konrad BlochKonrad Emil Bloch
21 January 1912
Biochemist

Ignacy DomeykoIgnacy Domeyko
31 July 1802
Geologist

Andrzej Viktor ‘Andrew’ SchallyAndrew Schally
30 November 1926
Endocrinologist
Lech WalesaLech Walesa
29 September 1943
Former President of Poland
Raphael KalinowskiRaphael Kalinowski
01 September 1835
Discalced Carmelite Friar

Sergiusz PiaseckiSergiusz Piasecki
01 April 1901
Writer

KeralisKeralis
30 April 1980
YouTube Gamer

Witold LutoslawskiWitold Lutoslawski
25 January 1913
Composer
Thomas Nicholas KucThomas Nicholas Kuc
10 October 2002
TV Actor, Social Media Personality, and amateur

Peter SchmeichelPeter Schmeichel
18 November 1963
Football player

Robert KubicaRobert Kubica
07 December 1984
Racing driver

Klaus KinskiKlaus Kinski
18 October 1926
Actor

Arkadiusz MilikArkadiusz Milik
28 February 1994
Polish footballer
Wojciech SzczęsnyWojciech Szczęsny
18 April 1990
Polish footballer

Mariusz PudzianowskiMariusz Pudzianowski
07 February 1977
Strongman
Lech WałęsaLech Wałęsa
29 September 1943
Former President of Poland

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

Andrzej SapkowskiAndrzej Sapkowski
21 June 1948
Writer
Mike KrzyzewskiMike Krzyzewski
13 February 1947
Basketball player, Basketball coach

Emerson FittipaldiEmerson Fittipaldi
12 December 1946
Formula One driver, Champ Car driver
Ross MartinRoss Martin
22 March 1920
Actors

Andrew GolotaAndrew Golota
05 January 1968
Boxer

Laurent KoscielnyLaurent Koscielny
10 September 1985
Association football player

Łukasz FabiańskiŁukasz Fabiański
18 April 1985
Polish footballer

Arthur RubinsteinArthur Rubinstein
28 January 1887
Pianist
Krzysztof KieślowskiKrzysztof Kieślowski
27 June 1941
Polish film director

Stanisław LemStanisław Lem
12 September 1921
Writer

Jarosław KaczyńskiJarosław Kaczyński
18 June 1949
Statesmen

Artur BorucArtur Boruc
20 February 1980
Polish footballer
Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
18 February 1920
Military personnel, Soldier

Lech KaczyńskiLech Kaczyński
18 June 1949
Former President of Poland
Janusz KamińskiJanusz Kamiński
27 June 1959
Cinematographer

Mateusz MorawieckiMateusz Morawiecki
20 June 1968
Prime Minister of Poland

John III SobieskiJohn III Sobieski
17 August 1629
Military leader, Politician
Sebastian JanikowskiSebastian Janikowski
02 March 1978
American footballer

Janusz Korwin-MikkeJanusz Korwin-Mikke
27 October 1942
Politician, Bridge player, Economist, Journalist,
Kamil GrosickiKamil Grosicki
08 June 1988
Polish footballer

Burzynski ClinicBurzynski Clinic
23 January 1943
Medical Doctor

Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
20 November 1924
Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist,
Günther von KlugeGünther von Kluge
30 October 1882
Officer

Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
20 January 1876
Pianist
Stanisław August PoniatowskiStanisław August Poniatowski
17 January 1732
King of Poland

Łukasz PiszczekŁukasz Piszczek
03 June 1985
Football player

Adam DarskiAdam Darski
10 June 1977
Curator, Guitarist, Journalist, Lyricist,

Kamil GlikKamil Glik
03 February 1988
Polish footballer
L. L. ZamenhofL. L. Zamenhof
15 December 1859
Linguist, Ophthalmologist, Inventor, Poet,
Jerzy DudekJerzy Dudek
23 March 1973
Polish footballer

Werner von BlombergWerner von Blomberg
02 September 1878
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Albert SabinAlbert Sabin
26 August 1906
Medical Researcher

Erwin von WitzlebenErwin von Witzleben
04 December 1881
Military personnel, Officer
Zygmunt BaumanZygmunt Bauman
19 November 1925
Sociologist

Nachman of BreslovNachman of Breslov
04 April 1772
Rabbi

Emanuel LaskerEmanuel Lasker
 

Daniel Gabriel FahrenheitDaniel Gabriel Fahrenheit
24 May 1686
Physicist, Inventor

Władysław SikorskiWładysław Sikorski
20 May 1881
Politician, Military personnel
Sigismund III VasaSigismund III Vasa
20 June 1566
King

Marcin GortatMarcin Gortat
17 February 1984
Basketball player
Bronisław KomorowskiBronisław Komorowski
04 June 1952
President

Janusz KorczakJanusz Korczak
22 July 1878
Educationist, Pediatrician, Children's writer
Grzegorz KrychowiakGrzegorz Krychowiak
29 January 1990
Polish footballer
Johann Gottfried HerderJohann Gottfried Herder
25 August 1744
Philosopher