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 Edward Gierek

Edward Gierek

Birth
Śląskie, Poland
Death 29 Jul 2001 (aged 88)
Cieszyn, Śląskie, Poland
Burial Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Memorial ID 5860866 · View Source
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Polish Communist Politician. He was the communist ruler of Poland in the 1970s who was forced to resign amid anti-communist worker protests that gave birth to Solidarity.

Bio by: Ron Moody


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Moody
  • Added: 19 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5860866
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Gierek (6 Jan 1913–29 Jul 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5860866, citing Powazki Cemetery, Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .