Tadeusz Mazowiecki

1927 - 2013

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Tadeusz Mazowiecki (IPA: [taˈdɛ.uʂ mazɔˈvjɛtskʲi] ; 18 April 1927 – 28 October 2013) was a Polish author, journalist, philanthropist and politician, formerly one of the leaders of the Solidarity movement, and the first non-communist Polish prime minister since 1946, having held the post from 1989 to 1991. He was the founder and leader of Democratic Union and Freedom Union. Between 1991–2001, he was a member of the Polish Parliament. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tadeusz Mazowiecki has received more than 259,541 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Tadeusz Mazowiecki is the 1,093rd most popular writer (up from 1,099th in 2019), the 233rd most popular biography from Poland (down from 227th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Polish Writer.

Memorability Metrics

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    Languages Editions (L)

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  • 4.79

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Notable Works

Druga twarz Europy
Catholic Church, Christianity and culture, Church history
Politik und Moral im neuen Europa
Congresses, Political ethics
Biography, NSZZ "Solidarność" (Labor organization), Political prisoners
Partei nehmen für die Hoffnung
History, NSZZ "Solidarność" (Labor organization), Politics and government
Raporty Tadeusza Mazowieckiego z byłej Jugosławii
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995, Human rights, Refugees
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Among writers, Tadeusz Mazowiecki ranks 1,093 out of 7,302Before him are Ruy González de Clavijo, E. M. Forster, Joseph Karo, Nathalie Sarraute, Pierre Louÿs, and Dositej Obradović. After him are Fernando Arrabal, Michael Connelly, Jean Moréas, Alfred Brehm, Cees Nooteboom, and Yosano Akiko.

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Among people born in 1927, Tadeusz Mazowiecki ranks 61Before him are Alan MacDiarmid, Robert Noyce, Enzo Bearzot, John Vane, Marvin Minsky, and Phil Hill. After him are Lois Maxwell, Romano Mussolini, Thomas Luckmann, Hiroshi Yamauchi, Margot Honecker, and Ibrahim Ferrer. Among people deceased in 2013, Tadeusz Mazowiecki ranks 55Before him are Richard Matheson, Ed Lauter, Chinua Achebe, Viktor Kulikov, Manfred Rommel, and Ovadia Yosef. After him are Gyula Horn, Ronald Dworkin, Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland, Hiroshi Yamauchi, Pierre Mauroy, and Henri Dutilleux.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Tadeusz Mazowiecki ranks 233 out of 1,694Before him are Władysław II the Exile (1105), Ernst Toller (1893), Aleksandra Ekster (1882), Zbigniew Boniek (1956), Ignacy Łukasiewicz (1822), and Siegbert Tarrasch (1862). After him are Aleksander Kwaśniewski (1954), Elisabeth Volkenrath (1919), Theresa Kunegunda Sobieska (1676), Karl Ludwig Hencke (1793), Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus (1651), and Julia, Princess of Battenberg (1825).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Tadeusz Mazowiecki ranks 21Before him are Jan Potocki (1761), Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff (1788), B. Traven (1882), Johanna Schopenhauer (1766), Emil Ludwig (1881), and Ernst Toller (1893). After him are Arnold Zweig (1887), Bolesław Prus (1847), Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff (1848), Albert Barillé (1920), Jan Długosz (1415), and Jan Kochanowski (1530).