Famous People From Poland
Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
18 May 1920
The 264th Pope (Bishop of Rome)
Nicolaus CopernicusNicolaus Copernicus
19 February 1473
 

Rosa LuxemburgRosa Luxemburg
05 March 1871
Marxist Theorist

Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
28 March 1928
Former Diplomat, Political Scientist

Alfred KorzybskiAlfred Korzybski
03 July 1879
Scholar who developed the field of General

Abraham Joshua HeschelAbraham Joshua Heschel
11 January 1907
Rabbi
Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
05 October 1930
Economist

Itzhak SternItzhak Stern
25 January 1901
Accountant

Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
20 November 1924
Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist,

Zygmunt BaumanZygmunt Bauman
 
Kurt LewinKurt Lewin
09 September 1890
Psychologist, University teacher

Johann Gottfried HerderJohann Gottfried Herder
25 August 1744
philosopher, theologian, poet, translator
L. L. ZamenhofL. L. Zamenhof
15 December 1859
Linguist, Ophthalmologist, Inventor, Poet,

Anne ApplebaumAnne Applebaum
25 July 1964
Columnist, Historian, Writer, Non-fiction writer,

Ferdinand LassalleFerdinand Lassalle
11 April 1825
Writer, Politician, Economist, Lawyer, Philosopher
Friedrich SchleiermacherFriedrich Schleiermacher
21 November 1768
Philosopher, Theologian, Translator, University

Janusz Korwin-MikkeJanusz Korwin-Mikke
27 October 1942
Politician, Bridge player, Economist, Journalist,
Jakob BöhmeJakob Böhme
24 April 1575
philosopher, Christian mystic, and Lutheran

Alfred TarskiAlfred Tarski
14 January 1901
Mathematician, Philosopher

Olga TokarczukOlga Tokarczuk
29 January 1962
Novelist, Writer, Psychologist
Edward SapirEdward Sapir
26 January 1884
Anthropologist, Linguist, Sociolinguist,

Carl MengerCarl Menger
23 February 1840
Economist, University teacher
Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
28 July 1874
Philosopher, University teacher

Jerzy NeymanJerzy Neyman
16 April 1894
Mathematician, Philosopher, Statistician

Richard PipesRichard Pipes
11 July 1923
Historian, Writer, University teacher

Norbert EliasNorbert Elias
22 June 1897
Sociologist
Norbert EliasNorbert Elias
22 June 1897
Sociologist
Wolf MessingWolf Messing
10 September 1899
hypnotist, mentalist

Alain FinkielkrautAlain Finkielkraut
30 June 1949
Philosopher, Radio personality, Writer, University

Leonid HurwiczLeonid Hurwicz
21 August 1917
Mathematician, Economist

Gerhard DomagkGerhard Domagk
30 October 1895
Biochemist, Physician, University teacher
Robert ZajoncRobert Zajonc
23 November 1923
Psychologist, University teacher

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Peter GeachPeter Geach
29 March 1916
Philosopher, University teacher, Philosophy

Zawisza CzarnyZawisza Czarny
1379 AD
diplomat

Leszek BalcerowiczLeszek Balcerowicz
19 January 1947
Economist, University teacher, Banker

Antoni MacierewiczAntoni Macierewicz
03 August 1948
Politician, Historian, Journalist, Trade unionist
Władysław BartoszewskiWładysław Bartoszewski
19 February 1922
Journalist, Politician, Diplomat, Historian,

Ryszard SiwiecRyszard Siwiec
07 March 1909
Accountant
Chaïm PerelmanChaïm Perelman
20 May 1912
Philosopher, University teacher

Helene DeutschHelene Deutsch
09 October 1884
Psychologist, Psychiatrist

Elżbieta ZawackaElżbieta Zawacka
19 March 1909
Historian, University teacher
Sławomir SkrzypekSławomir Skrzypek
10 May 1963
Economist, Banker

Christian WolffChristian Wolff
24 January 1679
jurist, mathematician, philosopher, university
Sławomir SzwedowskiSławomir Szwedowski
1928 AD
economist

Bronisław GeremekBronisław Geremek
06 March 1932
Historian

Leszek KołakowskiLeszek Kołakowski
23 October 1927
Polish philosopher