Armenians in Poland - Notable Poles of Armenian Descent

Notable Poles of Armenian Descent

  • Kajetan Abgarowicz (1856-1909) — writer
  • Fr. Karol Antoniewicz (1807-1852) — Catholic priest, Jesuit and poet
  • Teodor Axentowicz (1853-1938) — painter
  • Anna Dymna, (1951- ), actress
  • Zbigniew Herbert (1924-1998) — poet and essayist
  • Fr. Tadeusz Isakowicz-Zaleski (1956- ) — Catholic priest, shepherd of the Armenian Rite faithful in southern Poland, historian, charity worker and independence activist during communist rule
  • Jerzy Kawalerowicz (1922-2007), film director
  • Robert Maklowicz (1963- ), journalist
  • Krzysztof Penderecki (1933- ), composer
  • Fr. Grzegorz Piramowicz (1753-1801) — Catholic priest, educator and philosopher
  • Juliusz Słowacki (1809-1849) — poet
  • Szymon Szymonowic (1558-1629) — poet
  • Abp. Józef Teodorowicz (1864-1938) — Armenian Catholic Archbishop of Lviv, renowned for his religious and social work.

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