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Famous Graves in Poland

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Frédéric Chopin

c.1 Mar 1810 – 17 Oct 1849

Composer, Pianist. The Romantic movement's "Poet of the Piano"....

Warsaw, Miasto Warszawa, Mazowieckie, Poland

Sobibor Holocaust Memorial

unknown – 1942

Holocaust Memorial. Sobibor was an infamous Nazi death camp. Over...

Sobibór, Powiat włodawski, Lubelskie, Poland

Treblinka Holocaust Memorial

Birth and death dates unknown.

Holocaust Memorial. Treblinka was a Nazi death camp during World...

Treblinka, Powiat ostrowski, Mazowieckie, Poland

Nicolaus Copernicus

19 Feb 1473 – 24 May 1543

Astronomer. Considered "The Father of Modern Astronomy", he was...

Frombork, Powiat braniewski, Warmińsko-Mazurskie, Poland

Roger Joyce Bushell

30 Aug 1910 – 29 Mar 1944

World War II British Royal Air Force Officer. He was the central...

Poznań, Miasto Poznań, Wielkopolskie, Poland

Irena Krzyżanowska Sendler

15 Feb 1910 – 12 May 2008

World War II Heroine. When Germany invaded Poland in 1939,...

Warsaw, Miasto Warszawa, Mazowieckie, Poland

Thaddeus Kościuszko

4 Feb 1746 – 15 Oct 1817

American Revolutionary War Soldier. He is remembered as a hero in...

Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland

Belzec Holocaust Memorial

17 Mar 1942 – Jun 1943

Holocaust Memorial. Belzec was a Nazi death camp during World War...

Bełżec, Powiat tomaszowski, Lubelskie, Poland

Jan Kiepura

16 May 1902 – 16 Aug 1966

Actor, Singer. Born in Sonowiec, Poland, he began his career as...

Warsaw, Miasto Warszawa, Mazowieckie, Poland

Hermann Van Pels

31 Mar 1898 – 6 Oct 1944

Holocaust Victim. He was a German-Jewish refugee who hid with...

Oświęcim, Powiat oświęcimski, Małopolskie, Poland

Henryk Wieniawski

10 Jul 1835 – 31 Mar 1880

Musician. Born in Lublin, Poland, he was recognized as a violin...

Warsaw, Miasto Warszawa, Mazowieckie, Poland

Saint Stanislaus Szczepanowski

26 Jul 1030 – 8 May 1079

Roman Catholic Saint. He is Poland's national hero. A predecessor...

Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland

Casimir IV

30 Nov 1427 – 7 Jun 1492

Polish and Lithuanian Royalty. He was the Grand Duke of...

Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland

Wladyslaw Szpilman

5 Dec 1911 – 6 Jul 2000

Musician. The story of his life was the subject of the book and...

Warsaw, Miasto Warszawa, Mazowieckie, Poland

Alma Rosé

3 Nov 1906 – 4 Apr 1944

Musician, Orchestra Conductor. As director of the Women's...

Oświęcim, Powiat oświęcimski, Małopolskie, Poland

Mieszko II Lambert

990 – 11 May 1034

King of Poland 1025-1031. He was the eldest son of Boleslaw I...

Poznań, Miasto Poznań, Wielkopolskie, Poland

Witold Lutoslawski

25 Jan 1913 – 7 Feb 1994

Musician. He is considered one of Poland's three greatest...

Warsaw, Miasto Warszawa, Mazowieckie, Poland

Wojciech Frykowski

22 Dec 1936 – 9 Aug 1969

Murder Victim. He was a murder victim of the Manson Family....

Łódź, Miasto Łódź, Łódzkie, Poland

Wladyslaw Eugeniusz Sikorski

20 Mar 1881 – 4 Jul 1943

World War II Polish General, Politician. He was the co-founder of...

Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

18 Nov 1860 – 29 Jun 1941

Composer, Polish Statesman. He was a renowned composer, famed...

Warsaw, Miasto Warszawa, Mazowieckie, Poland

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