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 158,038 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Marek Edelman is the 5,192nd most popular politician (down from 4,601st in 2019), the 47th most popular biography from Belarus (down from 41st in 2019) and the 18th most popular Belarusian Politician.

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Among politicians, Marek Edelman ranks 5,192 out of 15,710. Before him are Pierre Mendès France, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Nicolae Timofti, Ka, Prince William, Duke of Cumberland, and Nebuchadnezzar III. After him are Edward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax, Alfonso IV of León, An-Nasir Muhammad, Christopher Báthory, Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, and Vytenis.

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Among people born in 1922, Marek Edelman ranks 94Before him are Denholm Elliott, Miloš Jakeš, Abdul Razak Hussein, Raymond Franz, Paul Marcinkus, and Elmer Bernstein. After him are Hussein-Ali Montazeri, Kim Hunter, Leo Tindemans, Patrick Macnee, Guy Hamilton, and Carlos Andrés Pérez. Among people deceased in 2009, Marek Edelman ranks 63Before him are Ingemar Johansson, Toni Sailer, Ricardo Montalbán, Susan Atkins, Qian Xuesen, and Irving Penn. After him are Philip José Farmer, Hussein-Ali Montazeri, Pavel Popovich, Clive Granger, Pavle, Serbian Patriarch, and Vyacheslav Tikhonov.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Marek Edelman ranks 47 out of 274. Before him are Ivan Yakubovsky (1912), Aleksei Antonov (1896), Alexander Orlov (1895), Olga Korbut (1955), Yakov Zeldovich (1914), and Euphrosyne of Polotsk (1110). After him are Otto Schmidt (1891), Maria Kaczyńska (1942), Bronislava Nijinska (1891), Mikhail Borodin (1884), Ignacy Domeyko (1802), and Yevno Azef (1869).

Among POLITICIANS In Belarus

Among politicians born in Belarus, Marek Edelman ranks 18Before him are Zalman Shazar (1889), Mstislav I of Kiev (1076), Isser Harel (1912), Elena Glinskaya (1510), Nikolay Krestinsky (1883), and Alexander Orlov (1895). After him are Maria Kaczyńska (1942), Yevno Azef (1869), Mikołaj "the Red" Radziwiłł (1512), Vseslav of Polotsk (1029), Lew Sapieha (1557), and Vyacheslav Kebich (1936).