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Paweł Adamowicz

1965 - 2019

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Paweł Bogdan Adamowicz ([ˈpavɛw ˈbɔɡdan adaˈmɔvʲit͡ʂ]; 2 November 1965 – 14 January 2019) was a Polish politician and lawyer who served as the city mayor of Gdańsk from 1998 until his assassination in 2019.Adamowicz was one of the organizers of the 1988 Polish strikes before becoming the head of the strike committee. In 1990, he was elected to the Gdańsk City Council, chairing the body from 1994 during his second term and holding this post until 1998. He was elected Mayor of Gdańsk in 1998 and reelected in 2002 with 72% of the vote. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paweł Adamowicz has received more than 501,352 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia. Paweł Adamowicz is the 13,043rd most popular politician (down from 10,314th in 2019), the 843rd most popular biography from Poland (down from 657th in 2019) and the 196th most popular Polish Politician.

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Among politicians, Paweł Adamowicz ranks 13,043 out of 15,577Before him are Sophia of Holstein-Gottorp, Alfredo Cristiani, Ariarathes I of Cappadocia, Hovik Abrahamyan, William Livingston, and Ariobarzanes of Phrygia. After him are Ignacy Potocki, Atticus of Constantinople, Sarduri IV, Princess Marie of Hanover, Castinus, and Princess Hermine of Waldeck and Pyrmont.

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Among people born in 1965, Paweł Adamowicz ranks 171Before him are Sean Patrick Flanery, Dexter Holland, Jocelyn Angloma, Christine Lambrecht, Yasutoshi Miura, and Megumi Ogata. After him are Rob Pilatus, Velimir Perasović, Shawn Michaels, Ange Postecoglou, Michael Dell, and Tomáš Skuhravý. Among people deceased in 2019, Paweł Adamowicz ranks 267Before him are Ari Behn, Emiliano Sala, Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Louly, María Baxa, Omero Antonutti, and Hans Zender. After him are Sulli, Pedro Manfredini, Sushma Swaraj, Carol Channing, Ndaye Mulamba, and John Tate.

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Among people born in Poland, Paweł Adamowicz ranks 843 out of 1,454Before him are Marie Rambert (1888), Zygmunt Noskowski (1846), Władysław Żeleński (1837), Christian Hoffmann von Hoffmannswaldau (1616), Princess Louise of Brandenburg-Schwedt (1750), and Richard Herrmann (1923). After him are Ignacy Potocki (1750), Ludwig Traube (1818), Karl von Holtei (1798), Horst Bienek (1930), Ulli Lommel (1944), and Marek Belka (1952).


Among politicians born in Poland, Paweł Adamowicz ranks 196Before him are Jędrzej Moraczewski (1870), Jan Klemens Branicki (1689), Józef Bilczewski (1860), Kazimierz Sabbat (1913), Danuta Siedzikówna (1928), and Klaus Hänsch (1938). After him are Ignacy Potocki (1750), Marek Belka (1952), Bogdan Borusewicz (1949), Heinrich von Stephan (1831), Lothar Bolz (1903), and Gustav Neumann (1838).

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