Portrait of Stefan Czarniecki by Brodero Matthisen, 1659 (PD-art/old), Zamek…

Stefan Czarniecki by Brodero Matthiesen - Hetman polny koronny – Wikipedia, wolna encyklopedia

Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski) was a Polish author who wrote in English after settling in England. He was granted British nationality in 1886, but always considered himself a Pole. Author of 'Heart of Darkness', 'Lord Jim', 'Nostromo', 'The Secret Agent', 'Almayer's Folly', 'An Outcast of the Islands', 'The Duel, Victory', 'The Shadow Line', 'The Rover' and others.

Joseph Conrad ( Polish author who wrote in English after settling in England)

Allied leaders - Felicjan Sławoj Składkowski (9 June 1885 - 31 August 1962) was a Polish physician, general and politician who served as Polish Minister of Internal Affairs and was the last Prime Minister of Poland before World War II.

Allied leaders - Felicjan Sławoj Składkowski June 1885 - 31 August was a Polish physician, general and politician who served as Polish Minister of Internal Affairs and was the last Prime Minister of Poland before World War II.

Madame Marie Curie, co-discoverer of Radium, at the Radium centre of the world, 1921

"Madame Marie Curie, Co-discoverer of Radium, at the Radium Center of the World" Norman M. Jeannero/Times World Wide Photos (American,

Naród, który nie szanuje swej przeszłości nie zasługuje na szacunek teraźniejszości i nie ma prawa do przyszłości - Józef Piłsudski

A nation that does not respect its history does not deserve respect of the contemporaries and does not have the right to a future.

Tadeusz Rozwadowski by olgasha on DeviantArt.Tadeusz Jordan-Rozwadowski (1866-1928), Polish military commander, diplomat, and politician, a general of the Austro-Hungarian Army and then the Polish Army. ⇅

Tadeusz Rozwadowski by olgasha on DeviantArt.Tadeusz Jordan-Rozwadowski Polish military commander, diplomat, and politician, a general of the Austro-Hungarian Army and then the Polish Army.

Portrait of Great Crown Chancellor Jerzy Ossoliński by Peter Danckerts de Rij, after 1643 (PD-art/old), Zamek Królewski w Warszawie (ZKW)

Portrait of Great Crown Chancellor Jerzy Ossoliński by Peter Danckerts de Rij…

Marie Curie:  "Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained."

Learn About Women's History Month and Why We Celebrate in March

Physicist Marie Curie 1930 French physicist Marie Curie, born in Poland, discovered radium and won the Nobel Prize in 1903 (physics) and 1911 (chemistry). She was the first woman awarded a Nobel Prize.

Countess Maria Walewska

7 December 1786 – 11 December was a Polish noblewoman and a mistress of Emperor Napoleon. In her later years she married count Philippe Antoine d'Ornano, an influential Napoleonic officer.

Bolesław Prus : Bolesław Prus (pronounced: Ltspkr.png [bɔ'lεswaf 'prus]; 20 August 1847 – 19 May 1912), born Aleksander Głowacki, is a leading figure in the history of Polish literature[1] and philosophy and a distinctive voice in world literature.[2]  |  see => https://duckduckgo.com/?q=Boles%C5%82aw+Prus&ia=about

The end of the century saw Aleksander Glowacki, a supporter of realism who wrote under the name Boleslaw Prus, and Henryk Sienkiewicz, whose novel 'Quo Vadis?' became a global rage.

Polish composer Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki (1933-2010), became one of the best-selling classical artists ever with his Symphony No. 3 ( Symphony of Sorrowful Songs). Known for his  simple yet monumental musical style, Gorecki was regarded as being at the forefront of Polish avant-guard classical composers through the 1950s to 1970s, exploring Polish folk music and medieval themes.

Polish composer Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki (1933-2010), became one of the best-selling classical artists ever with his Symphony No. 3 ( Symphony of Sorrowful Songs). Known for his simple yet monumental musical style, Gorecki was regarded as being at the forefront of Polish avant-guard classical composers through the 1950s to 1970s, exploring Polish folk music and medieval themes.

Portrait of Sebastian Lubomirski (1546-1613) by Anonymous from Poland, ca. 1613 (PD-art/old), Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie (MNW)

Count Sebastian Lubomirski (c. was a Polish–Lithuanian nobleman

Pinterest
Search