Edward Ochab

1906 - 1989

Edward Ochab

Edward Ochab (Polish: [ˈɛdvart ˈɔxap]; 16 August 1906 – 1 May 1989) was a Polish communist politician and temporary leader of Poland between March and October 1956. As a member of the Communist Party of Poland from 1929, he was repeatedly imprisoned for his activities under the Polish government of the time. In 1939 Ochab participated in the Defense of Warsaw but afterwards moved to the Soviet Union, where he became an early organizer and manager in the Union of Polish Patriots. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Ochab has received more than 55,394 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9,037th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Edward Ochab ranks 8,990 out of 14,801Before him are Paul Poupard, Titus Manlius Torquatus, Yusuf Akçura, Quintus Mucius Scaevola Augur, David Duke, and Erato of Armenia. After him are Giorgi Margvelashvili, Ashikaga Yoshihide, Winfield Scott, Marino Zorzi, Joachim Lelewel, and Inoue Kaoru.

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Among people born in 1906, Edward Ochab ranks 135Before him are Betti Alver, Princess Anne of Orléans, Max August Zorn, Lilian Harvey, Endre Kabos, and Raymond Sommer. After him are T. H. White, Alec Issigonis, Andrei Kirilenko, Chester Carlson, Fazıl Küçük, and Pietro Serantoni. Among people deceased in 1989, Edward Ochab ranks 110Before him are Betti Alver, Gerhard Schröder, Michał Rola-Żymierski, Diana Vreeland, René Moawad, and Maurice Evans. After him are Leyla Mammadbeyova, Edoardo Amaldi, Georges Schehadé, Ahmed Abdallah, Anthony Quayle, and Luiz Gonzaga.

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Among people born in Poland, Edward Ochab ranks 509 out of 930Before him are Kazys Grinius (1866), Caspar Schwenckfeld (1490), Walther von Lüttwitz (1859), Olga Boznańska (1865), Bohdan Stupka (1941), and Andrzej Szarmach (1950). After him are Joachim Lelewel (1786), Stefanie Zweig (1932), Uwe Johnson (1934), Wilhelm Souchon (1864), Janosch (1931), and Robert Remak (1815).


Among politicians born in Poland, Edward Ochab ranks 130Before him are Meir Dagan (1945), Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Castro (1926), Józef Haller (null), Hugo von Pohl (1855), Michał Rola-Żymierski (1890), and Kazys Grinius (1866). After him are Joachim Lelewel (1786), Władysław Bartoszewski (1922), Ewa Kopacz (1956), Paweł Adamowicz (1965), Beata Szydło (1963), and Stanisław Kania (1927).

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