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Marian Spychalski

1906 - 1980

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Marian "Marek" Spychalski (pronounced [ˈmarjan spɨˈxalskʲi], 6 December 1906 – 7 June 1980) was a Polish architect in pre-war Poland, and later, military commander and a communist politician. During World War II he belonged to the Polish underground forces operating within Poland and was one of the leaders of the People's Guard, then People's Army. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marian Spychalski has received more than 100,050 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Marian Spychalski is the 316th most popular architect (down from 313th in 2019), the 713th most popular biography from Poland (down from 674th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Polish Architect.

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Among architects, Marian Spychalski ranks 316 out of 424Before him are David Chipperfield, Dominique Perrault, Antonio Rinaldi, Kengo Kuma, Miklós Ybl, and Kilian Ignaz Dientzenhofer. After him are Giovanni da Udine, Thomas Telford, Moisei Ginzburg, Edwin Lutyens, Ralph Erskine, and Henning Larsen.

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Among people born in 1906, Marian Spychalski ranks 183Before him are Eleanor Hibbert, John D. Rockefeller III, Buddhadasa, Nazim al-Qudsi, František Svoboda, and Eraldo Monzeglio. After him are Fazıl Küçük, Mohammad Kazem Shariatmadari, Sergei Gerasimov, Alberto Lleras Camargo, Herbert Wehner, and Jerzy Giedroyc. Among people deceased in 1980, Marian Spychalski ranks 149Before him are Alberto Demicheli, Egon Pearson, Farrokhroo Parsa, Elvira de Hidalgo, Miliza Korjus, and Gerhard Hanappi. After him are Juan García Oliver, Rachel Roberts, Pyotr Masherov, Jean Robic, Boris Delaunay, and Dorothy Day.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Marian Spychalski ranks 713 out of 1,454Before him are Miliza Korjus (1905), Tadeusz Ajdukiewicz (1852), Rudolph Maté (1898), Zofia Zamenhof (1889), Jan Kiepura (1902), and Wilhelm Gliese (1915). After him are Anna Wierzbicka (1938), Zenon Grocholewski (1939), Kurt Feldt (1897), Wojciech Gerson (1831), Carl Tausig (1841), and Salomon Morel (1919).

Among ARCHITECTS In Poland

Among architects born in Poland, Marian Spychalski ranks 5Before him are Erich Mendelsohn (1887), Daniel Libeskind (1946), Carl Gotthard Langhans (1732), and Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorff (1699). After him are Friedrich Gilly (1772), Max Berg (1870), and Wojciech Zabłocki (1930).