Celebrities in Poland

Magdalena Abakanowicz sculptor
Piotr Adamczyk actor
Tomasz Adamek boxer
Karol Adamiecki engineer, economist
Irena Adamowicz Holocaust resister
George Adamski ufologist
Chrystian Piotr Aigner architect
Victor Alter activist
Zygmunt Anczok football player, Olympic medalist
Wladyslaw Anders army general
Piotr Andrejew film director
Tadeusz Andrzejewski archeologist, egyptologist
Mordechai Anielewicz Warsaw "Ghetto" uprising
Anna Anka actress
Andrzej Alojzy Ankwicz Roman Catholic Archbishop
Aleksy Antkiewicz boxer, Olympic medalist
Krzysztof Arciszewski nobleman, military officer, engineer
Tomasz Arciszewski former prime minister
Henryk Arctowski scientist, Antarctica explorer
Franciszek Arminski astronomer
Szymon Askenazy historian, diplomat, politician
Adam Asnyk poet, dramatist
Arnold Auerbach chess master
Leszek Balcerowicz economist
Tadeusz Banachiewicz astronomer, mathematician
Paul Baran engineer, developer computer networking
Zygmunt Bauman sociologist
Mieczyslaw G. Bekker engineer, scientist
Marcin Bielski chronicler, poet
Edmund Biernacki physician
Michael Bobrzynski historian
Karol Borsuk mathematician
Stan Borys singer, songwriter
Jacob Bronowski mathematician, biologist, historian
Jan Brozek astronomer, mathematician
Albert Brudzewski astronomer, mathematician
Stefan Bryla engineer, welding pioneer
Stanislaw Burzynski physician, biochemist
Grazyna Bacewicz composer, violinist
Krzysztof Kamil Baczynski poet
Andrzej Badenski sprinter, Olympic medalist
Tomasz Baginski illustrator, animator, director
Miroslaw Balka painter, sculptor
Stanislaw Baranczak poet, literary critic
Agnieszka Baranowska playwright, poet
Andrzej Bartkowiak cinematographer, director
Edyta Bartosiewicz songwriter, singer
Wladyslaw Bartoszewski politician, activist, historian
Waldemar Baszanowski weightlifter, Olympic medalist
Zdzislaw Beksinski painter, sculptor, photographer
Malgosia Bela actress
Marek Belka former prime minister
Zdzislaw Belsitzmann chess master
Jozef Bem military commander
Wladyslaw T. Benda painter, illustrator, designer
Waclaw Berent novelist, translator
Miron Bialoszewski poet, novelist, playwright
Zbigniew Bienkowski poet, literary critic, translator, essayist
Biernat of Lublin poet, fabulist, translator
Boleslaw Bierut former president
Leszek Blanik gymnast, Olympic medalist
Abram Blass chess master
Rafal Blechacz pianist
Michal Bobrzynski historian
Jozef Maria Bochenski logician, philosopher
Wojciech Boguslawski actor, theater director, playwright
Boleslaw I first king of Poland
Tadeusz Bor-Komorowski military leader
Walerian Borowczyk film director
Tadeusz Boy-Zelenski poet, writer, translator
Olga Boznanska painter
Jozef Brandt painter
Wladyslaw Broniewski poet, soldier
Agnieszka Brustman chess master
Zbigniew Brzezinski political scientist, geostrategist, statesman
Stanislaw Brzozowski writer, philosopher, literary critic
Casimir I the Restorer former duke of Poland
Casimir II the Just former senior duke of Poland
Casimir III the Great last Piast Dynasty king of Poland
Casimir IV the Jagiellon former king of Poland
Romuald Cebertowicz soil solidification hydrotechnician
Hipolit Cegielski social activist, cultural activist
Tytus Chalubinski physician
Jozef Marian Chelmonski painter
Marek Jan Chodakiewicz historian
Edmund Chojecki journalist, playwright, novelist, poet
Frederic Chopin composer, pianist
Zygmunt Chychla boxer, Olympic medalist
Leszek Cichy mountaineer, geodesist
Grzegorz Ciechowski composer, musician
Teresa Cieply sprinter, hurdler, Olympic medalist
August Cieszkowski philosopher, economist, activist
Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz former prime minister
Nicolaus Copernicus mathematician, astronomy
Josef Cukierman chess master
Lucyna Cwierczakiewiczowa journalist, author
Napoleon Cybulski physiologist
Jozef Cyrankiewicz former prime minister of Communist Poland
Piotr Cywinski historian
Maria Czaplicka anthropologist
Adam Jerzy Czartoryski statesman, former president
Wladyslaw Czartoryski noble, political activist
Jan Czekanowski anthropologist, statistician
Krzysztof Czerwinski conductor, organist
Jan Czochralski chemist
Elzbieta Czyzewska actress
Maria Dabrowska writer, novelist
Jerzy Dabrowski aeronautical engineer
Kazimierz Dabrowski psychologist, physician, psychiatrist
Jan Wladyslaw Dawid educator, psychologist
Krzesimir Debski composer, conductor, violinist
Juliusz Bogdan Deczkowski army soldier, engineer, inventor
Jacenty Dedek photographer
Jacek Dehnel poet, writer, translator
Jan Dekert merchant, political activist, politician
Ewa Demarczyk singer
Edward Dembowski philosopher, literary critic, activist
Zbigniew Dlubak painter, photographer
Jan Dlugosz priest, chronicler, diplomat, soldier
Danuta Dmowska fencer
Roman Dmowski politician, statesman
Andrzej Dobrowolski composer
Marcin Dolega weightlifter
Dagmara Dominczyk actress
Jozef Dominik chess master
Moe Drabowsky baseball player
Urszula Dudziak singer
Jacek Dukaj author
Adolf Dygasinski author, poet
Jarek Dymek strongman
Johann Dzierzon zoologist, apiarist
Stanislaw Dziwisz archbishop
Pawel Edelman cinematographer
Samuel Eilenberg mathematician
Jozef Elsner composer
Leszek Engelking poet, writer
Hanna Erenska-Barlo chess grandmaster
Max Factor, Sr. founder Max Factor & Co., cosmetician, chemist
Samuel Factor chess master
Kazimierz Fajans physical chemist
Michal Falkener scholastic philosopher
Jerzy Ficowski poet ,writer, translator
Alexander Flamberg chess master
Edward Flatau neurologist
Marian Foik athlete, Olympic medalist
Malgorzata Foremniak actress
Wojciech Fortuna ski jumper, Olympic medalist
Aleksander Fredro poet, playwright, author
Henryk Friedman chess master
Piotr Fronczewski actor, singer
Casimir Funk biochemist
Tadeusz Gajcy poet
Janusz Gajos actor
Konstanty Ildefons Galczynski poet
Marek Gatty-Kostyal chemist, pharmacist
Andrzej Gawronski linguist, indologist
Bronislaw Geremek social historian, politician
Wojciech Gerson painter
Leo Gerstenzang invented cotton swabs (Q-tips)
Edward Gierek politician
Aleksander Gierymski painter
Maksymilian Gierymski painter
Marian Gieszczykiewicz physician, bacteriologist
Agaton Giller historian, journalist, politician
Zygmunt Gloger historian, archeologist, ethnographer, geographer
Janusz Glowacki author, screenwriter
Emil Godlewski embryologist
Kazimierz Godlowski archeologist, historian
Samuel Goldflam neurologist
Charley Goldman boxing trainer
Samuel Goldwyn film producer
Tomasz Gollob motorcycle speedway rider
Andrew Golota boxer, Olympic medalist
Witold Gombrowicz novelist, dramatist
Mikolaj Gomolka composer
Wladyslaw Gomulka communist leader
Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki composer
Halina Gorecka sprinter, Olympic medalist
Henryk Gorecki composer
Zygmunt Gorgolewski architect
Edyta Gorniak singer
Kazimierz Gorski coach Poland national football team
Janusz Gortat boxer, Olympic medalist
Jozef Goslawski sculptor
Wawrzyniec Grzymala Goslicki philosopher, nobleman
Stefan Grabinski author
Antoni Grabowski chemical engineer
Wladyshlaw Grabski economist, historian, former prime minister
Stanislaw Grochowiak poet, dramatist
Henryk Grohman industrialist
Jerzy Grotowski theater director
Jozef Grudzien boxer, Olympic medalist
Ryszard Gryglewski physician
Grzegorz of Stawiszyn philosopher, theologian
Ludwig Gumplowicz jurist, politicial scientist
Casimir Gzowski engineer
Edward Jan Habich engineer, mathematician
Jozef Haller army lieutenant general, activist
Stanislaw Haller politician, army general
Marceli Handelsman historian, methodologist
Nathan Handwerker founder Nathan's Famous hotdogs
Adam Hanuszkiewicz actor, theater director
Wojciech Jerzy Has film director, screenwriter, film producer
Wladyslaw Hasior sculptor, painter, theater set designer
Jozef Hecht engraver, printmaker
Wladyslaw Heinrich historian
Henry I the Bearded duke
Henry II the Pious duke
Zbigniew Herbert poet, essayist, playwright
Roza Herman chess master
Miroslaw Hermaszewski cosmonaut
Johannes Hevelius astronomer
Ludwik Hirszfeld microbiologist, serologist
Marek Hlasko writer
Jozef Maria Hoene-Wronski philosopher, mathematician
Zdzislaw Hoffmann triple jumper
Josef Hofmann pianist, composer
Agnieszka Holland film director, screenwriter
Gustaw Holoubek actor
Krystyna Holuj-Radzikowska chess grandmaster
Stanislaus Hosius legate, cardinal
Tytus Maksymilian Huber engineer, scientist
Bronislaw Huberman violinist
Pawel Huelle writer
Witold Hurewicz mathematician
Slawomir Idziak cinematographer
Leopold Infeld physicist
Roman Ingarden philosopher
Henryk Iwaniec mathematician
Waclaw Iwaniuk poet, literary critic
St. Jadwiga former Queen of Poland
Stanislaw Janikowski diplomat
Barbara Janiszewska athlete, Olympic medalist
Zygmunt Janiszewski mathematician
Henryk Jankowski priest
Alicja Janosz singer
Anna Jantar singer
Stefan Jaracz actor, theater director
Feliks Pawel Jarocki zoologist, entomologist
Adam Jarzebski composer, violinist, poet
Bruno Jasienski poet
Jacek Jedruch nuclear engineer, historian
Otylia Jedrzejczak swimmer, Olympic medalist
Jadwiga Jedrzejowska tennis player
John of Glogow polymath, philosopher
Barbara Piasecka Johnson humanitarian, philanthropist
John Jonston scholar, physician
Henryk Jordan pioneer physical education, physician
Max Judd chess master
Reni Jusis singer, songwriter, record producer
Zbigniew Kabata parasitologist
Jan A. P. Kaczmarek composer
Jacek Kaczmarski singer, songwriter
Ryszard Kaczorowski former president
Jaroslaw Kaczynski former prime minister
Lech Kaczynski former president
Wincenty Kadlubek bishop of Cracow, historian
Aleksander Kakowski politician, cardinal archbishop of Warsaw
Michal Kalecki economist
Maria Kalergis countess, pianist
Sylwester Kaliski engineer
Mikolaj Kamieniecki nobleman, first Grand Crown Hetman
Anna Kamienska poet, writer, translator
Janusz Kaminski cinematographer, film director
Marek Kaminski polar explorer, author, photographer
Tadeusz Kantor painter, theater director
Bronislaw Kaper film composer
Stefan Kaplaniak sprint canoer, Olympic medalist
Jan Karski resistance movement fighter during World War II
Franciszek Kasparek jurist
Kazimierz J. Kasperek Polish navy officer
Marian Kasprzyk welterweight boxer, Olympic medalist
Kayah singer, songwriter
Stanislaw Kazimierczyk theologian, preacher
Waclaw Kieltyka musician, composer
Krzysztof Kieslowski film director, screenwriter
Stefan Kisielewski composer, writer
Michal Klepfisz chemical engineer, activist
Tadeusz Klimecki army brigadier general
Ewa Klobukowska sprinter, Olympic medalist
Bronislaw Knaster mathematician
Jan Kochanowski poet
Leszek Kolakowski philosopher, historian
Oskar Kolberg enthnographer, folklorist, composer
Szymon Kolecki weightlifter, Olympic medalist
Hugo Kollataj priest, activist, historian, philosopher
Grzegorz Kolodko economist
Jacek Koman actor
Krzysztof Komeda film music composer, pianist
Bronislaw Komorowski president
Feliks Koneczny historian, social philosopher
Zygmunt Konieczny theater, film music composer
Halina Konopacka discus thrower, Olympic medalist
Wladyslaw Konopczynski historian
Maria Konopnicka writer, poet
Jerzy Konorski neurophysiologist
Stefan Kopec biologist, pioneer insect endocrinology
Hilary Koprowski virologist, immunologist, inventor first live polio vaccine
Janusz Korczak author
Kazimierz Kordylewski astronomer
Janusz Korwin-Mikke politicial commentator, politician
Robert Korzeniowski race walker, Olympic medalist
Alfred Korzybski philosopher, mathematician
Jozef Kosacki engineer, inventor Polish mine detector, army officer
Tadeusz Kosciuszko military leader, national hero
Jerzy Kosinski novelist
Gloria Kossak painter, poet
Jerzy Kossak painter
Juliusz Kossak painter, illustrator
Zofia Kossak-Szczucka novelist, WWII resistance fighter
Jozef Kostrzewski archaeologist
Stanislaw Kot historian, politician
Tadeusz Kotarbinski philosopher, logician
Justyna Kowalczyk cross country skier, Olympic medalist
Kasia Kowalska singer, songwriter
Marian Albertovich Kowalski astronomer
Wladyslaw Kozaczuk army officer, military, intelligence historian
Jozef Ignacy Kraszewski writer, historian
Jozef Kremer philosopher, art historian, aesthetician
Marcin Kromer historian, cartographer, diplomat
Leopold Julian Kronenberg banker
Stanislaw Kronenberg financer
Joanna Krupa actress
Elzbieta Krzesinska track and field athlete, Olympic medalist
Ludwik Krzywicki sociologist, anthropologist, economist
John Stanislaw Kubary naturalist, enthnographer
Robert Kubica race car driver
Tomasz Kucharski competition rower , Olympic medalist
Alexander Kucharsky painter
Jan Kucharzewski historian, lawyer, former prime
Slawomir Kuczko swimmer
Stefan Kudelski audio engineer
Marian Kukiel general, historian, social, political activist
Jerzy Kukuczka mountaineer
Jerzy Kulej boxer, Olympic medalist
Hanna Kulenty composer
Adam Kuligowski chess master
Kazimierz Kuratowski mathematician, logician
Jalu Kurek poet, writer
Jacek Kuron politician, social activist
Karol Kurpinski composer, conductor, pedagogue
Wojciech Kurtyka mountaineer
Mateusz Kusznierewicz sailor, Olympic medalist
Kazimierz Kutz film director
Maria Kwasniewska javelin thrower, Olympic medalist
Aleksander Kwasniewski former president
Irena Kwiatkowska actress
Teofil Kwiatkowski painter
Wanda Landowska harpsichordist
Laryssa Lauret actress
Jan Lechon poet
Waldemar Legien judoka, Olympic medalist
Franciszek Leja mathematician
Jan Lenica graphic designer, cartoonist
Jerzy Jan Lerski lawyer, soldier, historian, political scientist, politician
Theodor Leschetizky pianist, professor, composer
Kazimierz Leski engineer
Boleslaw Lesmian poet, artist
Grigory Levenfish chess grandmaster
Marcin Lewandowski distance runner
Karol Libelt philosopher, politician, social activist
Janusz Liberkowski inventor
Daniel Libeskind architect, artist, set designer
Boguslaw Linda actor
Samuel Linde linguist, librarian, lexicographer
Adolf Lindenbaum mathematician, logician
Edward Lipinski economist
Karol Lipinski composer, violinist
Waclaw Lipinski historian, military officer, resistance fighter
Ewa Lipska poet
Tadeusz Lomnicki actor
Abraham Low neuropsychiatrist
Stanislaw Lubieniecki theologian, historian, astronomer, writer
Ignacy Lukasiewicz pharmacist, petroleum industry pioneer
Bartlomiej Macieja chess grandmaster
Robert Mackowiak sprinter
Czeslaw Madajczyk historian
Henryk Magnuski telecommunications engineer
Janusz Magnuski author, military historian
Tomasz Majewski shot putter, Olympic medalist
Kazimierz Makarczyk chess master
Jerzy Makula pilot
Piotr Malachowski discus thrower, Olympic medalist
Jacek Malczewski painter
Bronislaw Malinowski anthropologist
Ernest Malinowski engineer
Adam Malysz ski jumper, Olympic medalist
Julian Marchlewski co-founder Polish Worker's Union
Leon Marchlewski chemist
Jozef Marcinkiewicz mathematician
Czeslaw " Chester " Marcol football player
Edward Marczewski mathematician
Piotr Markiewicz sprint canoer, Olympic medalist
Wladyslaw Markiewicz sociologist
Rudolph Mate cinematographer, film director
Krzysztof Matyjaszewski chemist
Renata Mauer sports shooter, Olympic medalist
Tadeusz Mazowiecki author, journalist, former prime minster
Marian Mazur electrical engineer
Przemyslaw Mazur rally co-driver
Stefan Mazurkiewicz mathematician
Jozef Mehoffer artist
Krzysztof Meyer composer, pianist, music scholar
Stanislaw Michalkiewicz political commentator, politician
Aleksander Michalowski pianist, pedagogue, composer
Adam Michnik journalist, editor
Ambrozy Mieroszewski painter
Mieszko I former duke of Poland
Mieszko II Lambert former king of Poland
Mieszko III the Old former senior duke of Poland
Grazyna Miller poet, translator
Leszek Miller former prime minister
Henry Millicer aircraft designer, pilot
Hilary Minc economist
Jan Miodek linguist
Ludwik Mlokosiewicz explorer, zoologist, botanist
Ralph Modjeski bridge designer, engineer
Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski scholar, humanist, theologian
Jan Andrzej Morsztyn poet
Zbigniew Morsztyn poet
Ignacy Moscicki chemist, former president
Leszek Mozdzer pianist, film music composer
Slawomir Mrozek dramatist, writer
Piotr Murdzia chess master
Daniel Naborowski poet
Jan Nagorski aviator, engineer
Miguel Najdorf chess grand master
Adam Naruszewicz poet, translator, historian
Pawel Nastula judoka, Olympic medalist
Pola Negri actress
Marceli Nencki chemist, doctor
Eligiusz Niewiadomski painter, art critic
Dorota Nieznalska artist, sculptor
Georges Nomarski physicist, optics theoretician
Cyprian Norwid poet, dramatist, painter, sculptor
Zygmunt Noskowski composer, conductor
Mieczyslaw Nowak weightlifter, Olympic medalist
Franciszek Nowicki poet, mountaineer, activist
Jerzy Nowosielski painter, graphic artist, illustrator
Julian Ochorowicz philosopher, psychologist, inventor
Andrew Odlyzko mathematician
Michal Kleofas Oginski composer, diplomat, politician
Leopold Okulicki army general
Daniel Olbrychski actor
Andrzej Olechowski politician
Josef Olechowski politician, lawyer
Zbigniew Olesnicki bishop, statesman
Karol Olszewski chemist, mathematician, physicist
Julian Konstanty Ordon army officer
Menachem Oren chess master, mathematician
Wladyslaw Orlicz mathematician
Aleksander Orlowski painter
Agnieszka Osiecka poet, writer
Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski writer, journalist, explorer
Maria Ossowska sociologist, social philosopher
Stanislaw Ossowski sociologist
Jerzy Owsiak journalist, broadcaster
Dominika Paleta actress
Ludwika Paleta actress
Jozef Pankiewicz painter, graphic artist, pedagogue
Andrzej Panufnik composer, pianist, conductor
Artur Partyka high jumper, Olympic medalist
Jan Chryzostom Pasek nobleman, writer, memoirist
Login Pastusiak politician, historian
Stanislaw Patek lawyer, diplomat
Waldemar Pawlak former prime minister
Stefan Pawlicki priest, philosopher
Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska poet
Jerzy Pawlowski fencer, Olympic medalist
Bartlomiej Pekiel composer
Tadeusz Pelczynski army major general
Krzysztof Penderecki composer, conductor
Michael Alfred Peszke psychiatrist, historian
Jerzy Petersburski pianist, composer
Sebastian Petrycy philosopher
Svika Pick singer, composer
Krzysztof Piesiewicz lawyer, screenwriter, politician
Zbigniew Pietrzykowski boxer, Olympic medalist
Jadwiga Pilsudska pilot
Jozef Piotrowski organist
Jerzy Pniewski physicist
Wladyslaw Podkowinski painter, illustrator
Iwo Cyprian Pogonowski astronomer
Wincenty Pol poet, geographer
Piotr Poltorak guitarist
Sylwester Porowski physicist
Halina Poswiatowska poet, writer
Roman Ignacy Potocki nobleman
Waclaw Potocki nobleman, moralist, poet, writer
Beata Pozniak actress, film director
Adam Prazmowski astronomer
Zbigniew Preisner composer
Kazimierz Proszynski inventor
Ksawery Pruszynski journalist, publicist, writer, diplomat
Stanislaw Przespolewski painter
Jeremi Przybora poet, writer, actor, singer
Pawel Przytocki conductor
Jozef H. Przytycki mathematician
Krzysztof Ptak cinematographer, lecturer
Casimir Pulaski soldier, nobleman, politician
Mikolaj Radomski composer
Agnieszka Radwanska tennis player
Stanislaw Radziszowski mathematician, computer scientist
Joanna Rajkowska artist
Iweta Rajlich chess master
Tadeus Reichstein chemist
Mikolaj Rej poet, writer, politician, musician
Marian Rejewski mathematician, enigma decrypter
Zbigniew Religa surgeon, politician
Samuel Reshevsky chess grand master
Jozef Retinger political adviser
Wladyslaw Reymont novelist, Nobel laureate
Henryk Rodakowski painter
Maria Rodziewiczowna novelist
Anna Rogowska pole vaulter, Olympic medalist
Dariusz Rosati politician
Jozef Rostafinski botanist
Wojciech Rostafinski engineer
Jozef Rotblat physics, Nobel laureate
Adam Daniel Rotfeld researcher, diplomat, politician
Gersz Rotlewi chess master
Tadeusz Rozewicz poet, writer
Piotr Rubik composer
Akiba Rubinstein chess grand master
Arthur Rubinstein pianist
Helena Rubinstein cosmetics industrialist, founder Helena Rubenstein, Inc.
Konrad Rudnicki astronomer
Zygmunt Rumel poet
Stanislaw Ruziewicz mathematician
Zbigniew Rybczynski filmmaker
Jerzy Rybicki boxer, Olympic medalist
Lucjan Rydel poet, playwright
Czeslaw Ryll-Nardzewski mathematician
Jaroslaw Marek Rymkiewicz poet, essayist, dramatist, literary critic
Kazimierz Rymut linguistic
Henryk Rzewuski journalist, novelist
Kazimierz Sabbat former president in exile
Pinchas Sadeh poet, novelist
Stanislaw Saks mathematician
Adam Stefan Sapieha bishop, archbishop, cardinal
Andrzej Sapkowski writer
Maciej Kazimierz Sarbiewski poet
Jacek Saryusz-Wolski politician, diplomat
Wilhelm Sasnal painter
Boguslaw Schaeffer composer, musicologist, graphic artist
Leon Schiller theater director, film director
Wlodzimierz Schmidt chess grand master
Izabella Scorupco actress, singer
Tadeusz Sendzimir engineer, inventor
Kazimierz Serocki composer
Janusz Sidlo javelin thrower, Olympic medalist
Joanna Siedlecka writer, reporter
Lucjan Siemienski poet, prose writer, literary critic
Henryk Sienkiewicz journalist, novelist, Nobel laureate
Waclaw Sierpinski mathematician
Radoslaw Sikorski politician, journalist
Roman Sikorski mathematician
Wladyslaw Sikorski military leader, political leader
Isaac Bashevis Singer author, Nobel Laureate
Boleslaw Skarzynski biologist
Kamila Skolimowska hammer thrower, Olympic medalist
Jerzy Skolimowski film director
Jozef Skrzek composer
Aleksander Skrzynski former prime minister
Arkadiusz Skrzypaszek pentathlete, Olympic medalist
Krzysztof Skubiszewski politician
Przemyslaw Skwirczynski cinematographer
Wladyslaw Slebodzinski mathematician
Bogdan Sliwa chess master
Antoni Slonimski poet, playwright, journalist, prose writer
Tadeusz Slusarski pole vaulter, Olympic medalist
Antoni Jozef Smieszek linguist, egyptologist
Jan Mikolaj Smogulecki nobleman, politician, missionary, scholar
Jan Sniadecki mathematician, philosopher, astronomer
Jedrzej Sniadecki writer, physician, chemist, biologist
Piotr Sobocinski cinematographer
Monika Socko chess master
Yulian Vasilievich Sokhotski mathematician
Romuald Spasowski politician
Pawel Spiewak sociologist, historian, author, former politican
Julian Stachiewicz army officer, historian, writer
Judwiga Staniszkis sociologist, political scientist, essayist
Tomasz Stanko trumpeter, composer, improviser
Allan Starski production designer, art director, set designer
Stefan Starzynski economist, writer, statesman
Kazik Staszewski singer, songwriter, musician
Stanislaw Staszic philosopher, statesman, geologist, poet
Henryk Stazewski painter
Justyna Steczkowska singer, songwriter
Hugo Steinhaus mathematician
Andrzej Stelmachowski politician
Anatol Stern poet, writer, art critic
Robert Stiller poet, writer, translator, editor
Zygmunt Stojowski pianist, composer
Jozef Stolorz painter
Wlodzimierz Stozek mathematician
Maciej Stryjkowski historian, writer, poet
Pawel Edmund Strzelecki explorer, geologist
Tomasz Strzembosz historian, writer
Wladyslaw Strzeminski painter
Jerzy Stuhr actor, director
Edward Sucharda chemist, engineer
Tadeusz Sulimirski historian, archaeologist
Jozef Supinski philosopher, jurist, sociologist, economist
Aleksander Swietochowski writer, philosopher
Wojciech Swietoslawski chemist, physicist
Robert Sycz rower, Olympic medalist
Jozef Szajna sculptor, stage designer, theatre director
Waclaw of Szamotuly composer
Jozef Kalasanty Szaniawski philosopher, politician
Aleksander Szeligowski composer, conductor
Jan Szembek diplomat, count
Wladyslaw Szpilman pianist, composer
Stanislaw Szukalski painter, sculptor
Slawomir Szwedowski economist
Zygmunt Szweykowski historian
Arthur Szyk book illustrator, caricaturist
Jan Szylling scholastic philosopher
Waclaw Szymanowski painter, sculptor
Pawel Szymanski composer
Wislawa Szymborska poet, essayist, translator
Maria Szyszkowska writer, politican
Alfred Tarski mathematician, logician
Wladyslaw Tatarkiewicz philosopher, historian
Jean Taubenhaus chess master
Rafal Taubenschlag law historian
Janusz Tazbir historian
Michel Thomas linguist
Jozef Tischner priest, philosopher
Olga Tokarczuk writer
Henryk Tomaszewski mime
Mikolaj Traba former primate of Poland
Andrzej Trybulec mathematician, computer scientist
Wlodzimierz Trzebiatowski chemist
Donald Tusk prime minister
Joseph Tykocinski-Tykociner engineer, pioneer sound-on-film
Leopold Tyrmand writer
Kornel Ujejski poet, patriot, political writer
Moshe Vilenski composer, lyricist, pianist
Andrzej Wajda film director
Stanislawa Walasiewicz athlete, Olympic medalist
Lech Walesa former president
Piotr S. Wandycz historian
Bernard Wapowski historian
Ludwik Warynski politician, socialist, activist
Aleksander Wat poet, writer, art theoretician
Tadeusz Wazewski mathematician
Max Weber artist
Wojciech Weiss artist
Edward Werner economist, judge, industrialist, politician
Jande Weryha-Wysoczanski sculptor
Wladyslaw Weryho social activist, philosopher
Henryk Wieniawski violinist, composer
Stanislaw Wigura aircraft designer, aviator
Roman Wilhelmi actor
Wanda Wilkomirska violinist
Michal Wiszniewski philosopher, psychologist, literary historian
Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz playwright, novelist, philosopher
Stefan Witwicki poet
Wladyslaw Witwicki philosopher, psychologist, translator, historian
Piotr Wiwczarek musician, singer
Wladyslaw I the Elbow-high former King
Wladyslaw II Jagiellon former King
Wladyslaw III of Varna former King
Edmund Wnuk-Lipinski sociologist
Stanislaw Wojciechowski former president
Karol Jozef Wojtyla (Pope John Paul II) former Pope
Lucjan Wolanowski journalist, translator
Mieczyslaw Wolfke physicist
Dariusz Wolski cinematographer
Aleksander Wolszczan astronomer
Marian Woronin athlete, Olympic medalist
Agata Wrobel weightlifter, Olympic medalist
Tomasz Wroblewski musician, songwriter
Leon Wyczolkowski painter
Piotr Wysocki army lieutenant, November uprising leader
Stanislaw Wyspianski playwright, painter, poet
Daniel Yanofsky chess grandmaster
Jozef Zabinski chess master, problemist
Franciszek Zablocki comic dramatist, satirist
Marian Zacharski intelligence officer
Adam Zagajewski poet, novelist, translator, essayist
Janusz Zajdel author
August Zaleski economist, former president
L. L. Zamenhof inventor
Kordian Jozef Zamorski military officer
August Zamoyski sculptor
Maurycy Klemens Zamoyski politician
Krzysztof Zanussi producer, film director
Kazimierz Zarankiewicz mathematician
Andrzej Zawada mountaineer
Jozef Zawadzki chemist
Janusz K. Zawodny historian, political scientist
Piotr Zbylitowski poet
Wladyslaw Zelenski musician
Stefan Zeromski novelist
Rafal A. Ziemkiewicz writer
Krystian Zimerman pianist
Aleksandra Ziolkowska-Boehm author
Szymon Ziolkowski hammer thrower, Olympic medalist
Artur Zmijewski filmmaker, photographer
Czeslaw Znamierowski philosopher, jurist, sociologist
Kazimierz Zorawski mathematician
Andrzej Zulawski film director
Jerzy Zulawski novelist
Juliusz Zulawski poet, prose writer, literary critic, translator
Henryk Zygalski mathematician, cryptologist, Enigma decrypter
Antoni Zygmund mathematician
Adolf Zytogorski chess master
Eugeniusz Zytomirski poet, playwright, novelist