Marek Edelman

1922 - 2009

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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 218,718 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Marek Edelman is the 5,272nd most popular politician (down from 5,185th in 2019), the 44th most popular biography from Belarus (up from 47th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Marek Edelman ranks 5,272 out of 15,577Before him are Ghiyas ud din Balban, Huo Guang, Ahmose-Meritamun, Ferenc Deák, Nobuyuki Abe, and Mihrişah Sultan. After him are Anna Lindh, Suzanne, Duchess of Bourbon, Giovanni Gronchi, Marino Faliero, Taksony of Hungary, and Hwang Jang-yop.

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Among people born in 1922, Marek Edelman ranks 87Before him are Abdul Razak Hussein, Veronica Lake, Gianna Beretta Molla, Charles Mingus, Leon M. Lederman, and Hussein-Ali Montazeri. After him are Damiano Damiani, Fikret Amirov, Serge Reggiani, Paul Scofield, Árpád Göncz, and Yvonne De Carlo. Among people deceased in 2009, Marek Edelman ranks 55Before him are Ernst Barkmann, Edward T. Hall, Hussein-Ali Montazeri, Kim Peek, Clive Granger, and Sverre Fehn. After him are Vyacheslav Tikhonov, J. G. Ballard, Philip José Farmer, Qian Xuesen, Rafael Caldera, and Ingemar Johansson.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Marek Edelman ranks 44 out of 330Before him are Bronislava Nijinska (1891), Nikolay Krestinsky (1883), Olga Korbut (1955), Sophia of Minsk (1140), Ivan Yakubovsky (1912), and Aleksei Antonov (1896). After him are Euphrosyne of Polotsk (1110), Otto Schmidt (1891), Vasil Bykaŭ (1924), Yakov Zeldovich (1914), Ignacy Domeyko (1802), and Alexander Orlov (1895).

Among POLITICIANS In Belarus

Among politicians born in Belarus, Marek Edelman ranks 18Before him are Stanislav Shushkevich (1934), Zalman Shazar (1889), Maria Kaczyńska (1942), Isser Harel (1912), Elena Glinskaya (1510), and Nikolay Krestinsky (1883). After him are Alexander Orlov (1895), Mikołaj "the Black" Radziwiłł (1515), Vseslav of Polotsk (1029), Yevno Azef (1869), Mikołaj "the Red" Radziwiłł (1512), and Chiang Fang-liang (1916).