Lech Kaczyński

1949 - 2010

Lech Kaczyński

Lech Aleksander Kaczyński (Polish pronunciation: [ˈlɛx alɛkˈsandɛr kaˈt͡ʂɨj̃skʲi] (listen); 18 June 1949 – 10 April 2010) was a Polish lawyer and politician who served as the Mayor of Warsaw from 2002 until 2005 and as the President of Poland from 2005 until his death in 2010. Before his tenure as president, he previously served as President of the Supreme Audit Office from 1992 to 1995 and later Minister of Justice and Public Prosecutor General in Jerzy Buzek's cabinet from 2000 until his dismissal in July 2001. Born in Warsaw, he starred in a 1962 Polish film, The Two Who Stole the Moon, with his identical twin brother Jarosław. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lech Kaczyński has received more than 732,986 page views. His biography is available in 95 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 934th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Lech Kaczyński ranks 929 out of 14,801Before him are Afonso V of Portugal, Túpac Amaru, Wilm Hosenfeld, Ahmed Ben Bella, Frederick V of the Palatinate, and Christian X of Denmark. After him are Elisabeth of France, Christian III of Denmark, Haakon VII of Norway, Geta, Chongzhen Emperor, and Bolesław I the Brave.

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Among people born in 1949, Lech Kaczyński ranks 16Before him are Arsène Wenger, Sigourney Weaver, Roger Taylor, André Rieu, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and Anna Wintour. After him are Bruce Springsteen, Abdullah Öcalan, Maurice Gibb, Ken Follett, Jeff Bridges, and Carlos the Jackal. Among people deceased in 2010, Lech Kaczyński ranks 7Before him are José Saramago, J. D. Salinger, Leslie Nielsen, Gloria Stuart, Tony Curtis, and Ronnie James Dio. After him are Dennis Hopper, Juan Antonio Samaranch, Benoit Mandelbrot, Claude Chabrol, Louise Bourgeois, and Éric Rohmer.

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Among people born in Poland, Lech Kaczyński ranks 57 out of 930Before him are Friedrich Schleiermacher (1768), Tamara de Lempicka (1898), Władysław III of Poland (1424), Walther Nernst (1864), Emanuel Lasker (1868), and Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902). After him are Rudolf Clausius (1822), Klaus Kinski (1926), Bolesław I the Brave (967), Gerhart Hauptmann (1862), Sigismund I the Old (1467), and Paul Ehrlich (1854).


Among politicians born in Poland, Lech Kaczyński ranks 9Before him are David Ben-Gurion (1886), Władysław IV Vasa (1595), Vladislaus II of Hungary (1456), Wojciech Jaruzelski (1923), Sigismund II Augustus (1520), and Władysław III of Poland (1424). After him are Bolesław I the Brave (967), Sigismund I the Old (1467), Ladislaus I of Hungary (1046), John II Casimir Vasa (1609), Zbigniew Brzezinski (1928), and Casimir IV Jagiellon (1427).

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