Marek Edelman

1922 - 2009

Marek Edelman

Marek Edelman (Yiddish: מאַרעק עדעלמאַן‎, born either 1919 in Homel or 1922 in Warsaw – October 2, 2009 in Warsaw, Poland) was a Polish political and social activist and cardiologist. Edelman was the last surviving leader of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising and, long before his death, was the last one to stay in Poland despite harassment by the Communist authorities.Before World War II, he was a General Jewish Labour Bund activist. During the war he co-founded the Jewish Combat Organization (ŻOB). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marek Edelman has received more than 144,555 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,632nd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Marek Edelman ranks 4,605 out of 14,801Before him are Shebitku, Pavel Axelrod, Eiríkr Hákonarson, Salvador Sánchez Cerén, Prince Adalbert of Prussia, and Niklot. After him are Ashikaga Yoshiaki, Yukio Hatoyama, Bayan I, Gajah Mada, Antilochus, and Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia.

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Among people born in 1922, Marek Edelman ranks 80Before him are Annemarie Schimmel, Oskar Werner, Elmer Bernstein, Denholm Elliott, Leo Tindemans, and Arthur Penn. After him are Enrico Berlinguer, Luis Echeverría, Jonas Mekas, Hussein-Ali Montazeri, Árpád Göncz, and Russ Meyer. Among people deceased in 2009, Marek Edelman ranks 52Before him are Yves Rocher, Albert Barillé, Mario Benedetti, Natasha Richardson, Edward T. Hall, and Juan Almeida Bosque. After him are Norman Borlaug, Pavle, Serbian Patriarch, Arne Næss, Takashi Takabayashi, Clive Granger, and Pavel Popovich.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Marek Edelman ranks 41 out of 218Before him are Yakub Kolas (1882), Francysk Skaryna (1486), Maria Kaczyńska (1942), Sophia of Minsk (1140), Stanislav Shushkevich (1934), and Irving Berlin (1888). After him are August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben (1798), Nikolay Krestinsky (1883), Aleksei Antonov (1896), Otto Schmidt (1891), Raphael Lemkin (1900), and Mendele Mocher Sforim (1835).

Among POLITICIANS In Belarus

Among politicians born in Belarus, Marek Edelman ranks 17Before him are Zalman Shazar (1889), Kęstutis (1297), Mstislav I of Kiev (1076), Isser Harel (1912), Maria Kaczyńska (1942), and Stanislav Shushkevich (1934). After him are Nikolay Krestinsky (1883), Elena Glinskaya (1510), Alexander Orlov (1895), Vseslav of Polotsk (1029), Yevno Azef (1869), and Lew Sapieha (null).

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