Famous Polish Business People

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Susan Wojcicki
(CEO of YouTube)

Susan Wojcicki
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Birthdate: July 5, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Santa Clara County, California, United States

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki has been the longest-tenured CEO of the organization. She has earlier contributed to the formation of Google and has served them as their VP of product management. The Harvard alumnus was ranked 16 on Forbes’s list of the World's 100 Most Powerful Women in 2011.

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Helena Rubinstein
(Business women)

Helena Rubinstein
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Birthdate: March 27, 1870
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kraków, Austrian Poland
Died: April 1, 1965

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Anja Rubik
(Model)

Anja Rubik
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Birthdate: June 12, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rzeszów, Poland
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Haym Salomon
(Businessman)

Haym Salomon
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Birthdate: April 7, 1740
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Leszno, Poland
Died: January 6, 1785

Polish-American businessman Haym Salomon not only contributed to the establishment of the Philadelphia synagogue Mikveh Israel, but also lent huge amounts of interest-free money to soldiers and other borrowers during the American Revolutionary War. The financier eventually died in poverty, with the American government owing thousands of dollars to him.

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Jack Tramiel
(Businessman)

Jack Tramiel
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Birthdate: December 13, 1928
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Łódź, Poland
Died: April 8, 2012

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Max Factor Sr.
(American makeup designer)

Max Factor Sr.
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Birthdate: September 15, 1877
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Łódź, Poland
Died: August 30, 1938

Known for his pioneering contribution to the make-up industry in Hollywood and for his revolutionary products such as Supreme Greasepaint, Max Factor Sr. was a Polish Jew, who moved to the US in the early 1900s. He founded his own brand of cosmetics, popularized the word “make-up,” and won an honorary Academy Award.

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Antoni Patek
(Watchmaker)

Antoni Patek
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Birthdate: June 14, 1811
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Piaski, Poland
Died: March 1, 1877
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Jan Kulczyk
(Entrepreneur)

Jan Kulczyk
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Birthdate: June 24, 1950
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bydgoszcz, Poland
Died: July 28, 2015

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Dominika Kulczyk
(Businesswoman)

Dominika Kulczyk
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Birthdate: July 30, 1977
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Poznań, Poland

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Sebastian Kulczyk
(Businessman)

Sebastian Kulczyk
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Birthdate: November 16, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Poznań, Poland

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Wilhelm Uhde
(Art dealer)

Wilhelm Uhde
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Birthdate: October 28, 1874
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Strzelce Krajeńskie, Poland
Died: August 17, 1947

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David Lubin
(Merchant)

David Lubin
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Birthdate: June 10, 1849
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Klodawa, Poland
Died: January 1, 1919
A merchant and agriculturalist, David Lubin was pivotal in founding the International Institute of Agriculture in 1908. His successful fight for the lowering of oppressive freight rates helped lead to the development of the parcel post system. Born in Poland, Lubin also wrote essays and treatises and his novel, Let There be Light, proposed a universal world religion.

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Sławomir Skrzypek
(Economist, Banker)

Sławomir Skrzypek
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Birthdate: May 10, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Katowice
Died: April 10, 2010