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Born in Warsaw

Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland. The city on the river Vistula is a major cultural and economic hub and one of the biggest cities in the EU. Much of the historic city was destroyed during World War II and the population decimated by the Ghetto uprising and the Warsaw Uprising. Today the reconstructed Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the largest tower of the EU, Varso Tower, is currently under construction. Name these famous persons, which are born in the city of Warsaw.
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Last updated: September 13, 2022
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Polish military commander, who has been called "the father of the American cavalry"
1745
Casimir Pulaski
First woman to win a Nobel Prize, only woman to win the Nobel Prize twice and only person to win the Nobel Prize in two scientific fields
1867
Marie Curie
Polish-American film producer and co-founder of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and United Artists
1879
Samuel Goldwyn
Polish-American biochemist, formulated the concept of vitamins
1884
Kazimierz Funk
British-Polish physicist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate
1908
Joseph Rotblat
French-American mathematician, "Father of fractal geometry"
1924
Benoît Mandelbrot
Director, "Three Colours"-trilogy
1941
Krysztof Kieslowski
President of Poland and Mayor of Warsaw, was killed in a airplane crash
1949
Lech Kaczynski
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former Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister of Poland, twin brother of ^
1949
Jarolaw Kaczynski
Cinematographer, "Pirates of the Caribbean" "The Martian"
1956
Dariusz Wolski
Director, "Cold War" "Ida"
1957
Pawel Pawlikowski
Polish-american model
1979
Joanna Krupa
All-time top scorer and captain of the Polish national team, FC Barcelona
1988
Robert Lewandowski
Goalkeeper of the Polish national team, Juventus Turin
1990
Wojciech Szczesny
Tennis player and first Polish player to win a Grand Slam title
2001
Iga Swiatek
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