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List of notable or famous journalists from Poland, with bios and photos, including the top journalists born in Poland and even some popular journalists who immigrated to Poland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Polish journalists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These journalists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known journalist from Poland is included when available.

List people range from Waldemar Milewicz to Isaac Bashevis Singer.

This historic journalists from Poland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Polish journalists of note?" and "Who are the most famous journalists from Poland?" These prominent journalists of Poland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Polish journalists.

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Adam Michnik is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Adam Michnik age 71 Adam Michnik is a Polish historian, essayist, former dissident, public intellectual, and the editor-in-chief of Poland's largest newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza. Brought up in a family of committed ...more

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Aleksander Kwaśniewski is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Aleksander Kwaśniewski age 63 Aleksander Kwaśniewski is a Polish politician and journalist. He served as the President of Poland from 1995 to 2005. He was born in Białogard, and during communist rule he was active in the ...more

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Andrzej Tadeusz Kijowski is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Andrzej Tadeusz Kijowski age 63 Andrzej Tadeusz Kijowski is a Polish aesthetician, theatre critic, literary critic, poet and publicist. Son of the writer Andrzej Kijowski. From 1976 to 1989 participated in the democratic ...more

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Andrzej Wojnach is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Andrzej Wojnach age 64 Andrzej Wojnach is a film director, screenwriter, journalist and professor.

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Andrzej Zakrzewski is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Andrzej Zakrzewski Died at 59 (1941-2000) Andrzej Jerzy Zakrzewski was a Polish lawyer, historian, politician, journalist, publicist. He was a member of the Conservative People's Party, the Solidarity Electoral Action, and Minister of ...more

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Andrzej Zaucha is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Andrzej Zaucha age 51 Andrzej Zaucha is a Polish journalist and writer. Born in Zakliczyn near Tarnów, southern Poland, Zaucha has reported as a journalist in Russia and Chechnya. Since 1997 he has been based ...more

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Andrzej Ziemiański is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Andrzej Ziemiański age 58 Andrzej Ziemiański, aka Patrick Shoughnessy, is a renown Polish author of fantasy, science fiction, thriller and crime, who by 2012 have sold over 500,000 copies of his books. Ziemiański was ...more

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Antoni Lange is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Antoni Lange Died at 67 (1862-1929) Antoni Lange was a Polish poet, philosopher, polyglot, writer, novelist, science-writer, reporter and translator. A representative of Polish Parnassianism and symbolism, he is also regarded as ...more

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Antoni Macierewicz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Antoni Macierewicz age 69 Antoni Macierewicz is a Polish politician, anti-communist activist, member of Sejm, journalist and a former internal affairs minister, former vice-minister of national defence in Jarosław ...more

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Arkady Fiedler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Arkady Fiedler Died at 91 (1894-1985) Arkady Fiedler was a Polish writer, journalist and adventurer. He studied philosophy and natural science at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków and later in Poznań and the University of ...more

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FlameMan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
FlameMan age 29 FlameMan is a musician.

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Bogdan Miś is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Bogdan Miś age 81 Mathematician & journalist. Retired

The Top Beers from Poland

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Bolesław Prus is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Bolesław Prus Died at 65 (1847-1912) Bolesław Prus, born Aleksander Głowacki, is a leading figure in the history of Polish literature and philosophy and a distinctive voice in world literature. As a 15-year-old he joined the Polish ...more

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Cezary Geroń is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Cezary Geroń Died at 38 (1960-1998) Cezary Geroń was a Polish poet, journalist, translator and teacher. Born July 28, 1960 in Jasło, he graduated from a local college in nearby Krosno. Afterwards he moved to Kraków, where ...more

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Dominik Życki is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Dominik Życki age 44 Dominik Życki is a Polish sailor. He was born in Warsaw. He competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he placed fourth in the star class together with Mateusz Kusznierewicz.

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Ewa Drzyzga is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Ewa Drzyzga age 50 Ewa Drzyzga is a Polish journalist and TV presenter, who hosts talk-show Rozmowy w Toku on TVN. She got 3 Telekameras and one Gold Telekamera. She is married to journalist Marcin Borowski and ...more

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Ewa Milewicz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Ewa Milewicz age 70 Ewa Milewicz is Polish print journalist. Currently works for Gazeta Wyborcza. Graduated in law from the University of Warsaw. In 1980 she was active in the Gdansk Shipyards as a helper to the ...more

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Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski Died at 69 (1876-1945) Antoni Ferdynand Ossendowski was a Polish writer, journalist, traveler, globetrotter, explorer, anti-communist, university professor, a member of the French Academy, political activist. He is ...more

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Grzegorz Kajdanowicz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Grzegorz Kajdanowicz age 45 Grzegorz Kajdanowicz is a Polish journalist, reporter and presenter of television newscast The Facts broadcast on TVN.

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Hanna Krall is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Hanna Krall age 82 Hanna Krall is a Polish writer with a degree in journalism from the Warsaw University, specializing among other subjects in the history of the Holocaust in occupied Poland.

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Henryk Jasiczek is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Henryk Jasiczek Died at 57 (1919-1976) Henryk Jasiczek was a Polish journalist, poet, writer, and activist from the Zaolzie region. He is considered one of the most important Polish writers from Zaolzie after World War II and one of ...more

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Isaac Bashevis Singer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Isaac Bashevis Singer Died at 89 (1902-1991) Isaac Bashevis Singer was a Polish-born Jewish-American author. The Polish form of his birth name was Izaak Zynger and he used his mother's first name in an initial pseudonym, Izaak Baszewis, ...more

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Jan Andrzej Zakrzewski is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jan Andrzej Zakrzewski Died at 87 (1920-2007) Jan Andrzej Zakrzewski was a Polish journalist, writer, translator. Member of the Stowarzyszenie Dziennikarzy Polskich, Stowarzyszenie Pisarzy Polskich, International PEN. Awarded the Knight's ...more

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Jan Lam is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jan Lam Died at 48 (1838-1886) Jan Lam was a Polish journalist, writer and comic, as well as a teacher in numerous schools of Galicia. He is probably best remembered as the author of a poem Marsz Sokołów, the anthem of ...more

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Jan Lechoń is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jan Lechoń Died at 57 (1899-1956) Leszek Józef Serafinowicz was a Polish poet, literary and theater critic, diplomat, and co-founder of the Skamander literary movement and the Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences of

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Jan Nowak-Jeziorański is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jan Nowak-Jeziorański Died at 91 (1914-2005) Jan Nowak-Jeziorański was a Polish journalist, writer, politician, social worker and patriot. He served during the Second World War as one of the most notable resistance fighters of the Home ...more

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Jan Tomaszewski is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jan Tomaszewski age 70 Jan Tomaszewski is a Polish politician, football commentator, and former international footballer that played as a goalkeeper. As a footballer, he was nicknamed "Tomek" and "The ...more

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Jarosław Ziętara is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jarosław Ziętara age 49 Jarosław Ziętara was a Polish journalist most probably kidnapped and murdered in 1992. Jarosław Ziętara was a journalist of Gazeta Poznańska, where he dealt with the investigative journalism ...more

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Jerzy Owsiak is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jerzy Owsiak age 64 Jerzy Owsiak is a Polish journalist and social campaigner. He is a founder and President of the Wielka Orkiestra Świątecznej Pomocy, one of the largest non-governmental, non-profit, charity ...more

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Jerzy Zawieyski is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jerzy Zawieyski Died at 67 (1902-1969) Jerzy Zawieyski, born Henryk Nowicki, was a Polish playwright, prose writer, Catholic political activist and amateur stage actor. He wrote psychological, social, moral and historical novels, ...more

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Jolanta Kwaśniewska is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jolanta Kwaśniewska age 62 Jolanta Kwaśniewska, née Konty is a Polish lawyer and charity activist who was First Lady of Poland between 1995 and 2005, as the wife of the then president Aleksander Kwaśniewski. She ...more

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Jozef Mackiewicz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Jozef Mackiewicz Died at 83 (1902-1985) Józef Mackiewicz was a Polish writer, novelist and political commentator; best known for his documentary novels Nie trzeba głośno mówić, and Droga donikąd. He staunchly opposed ...more

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Julian Stryjkowski is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Julian Stryjkowski Died at 91 (1905-1996) Julian Stryjkowski, born Pesach Stark was a Polish journalist and writer, notable for his social prose of radical leftist leanings. He was considered one of the best Polish-Jewish writers of the ...more

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Juliusz Kaden-Bandrowski is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Juliusz Kaden-Bandrowski Died at 59 (1885-1944) Juliusz Kaden-Bandrowski was a Polish journalist and novelist. Between 1933–1939 he was a secretary general of the prestigious Polish Academy of Literature in the Second Polish Republic.

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Katarzyna Ewa Zdanowicz-Cygani... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Katarzyna Ewa Zdanowicz-Cyganiak age 39 Katarzyna Ewa Zdanowicz-Cyganiak is a Polish poet and journalist. Author of poetry volumes Improwizacje i nie tylko, Poznajmy się, Kolekcjonerka, Szkliwo, Jak umierają małe dziewczynki? and ...more

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Katarzyna Werner is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Katarzyna Werner age 41 Katarzyna Werner is a Polish journalist and television presenter. Currently she presents the news on TVN24 morning show You Get Up and You Know and also sometimes serves as guest host of the ...more

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Kazimierz Moczarski is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Kazimierz Moczarski Died at 68 (1907-1975) Kazimierz Damazy Moczarski was a Polish writer and journalist, officer of the Polish Home Army. Kazimierz Moczarski is primarily known for his book Conversations with an Executioner, a series of ...more

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Kazimierz Nowak is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Kazimierz Nowak Died at 40 (1897-1937) Kazimierz Nowak was a Polish traveller, correspondent, and photographer. Born in Stryj, Nowak lived in Poznań following World War I. From 1931 to 1936, he traveled alone, on foot, and by bicycle ...more

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Kazimierz Sakowicz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Kazimierz Sakowicz Died at 50 (1894-1944) Kazimierz Sakowicz was a Polish journalist. A witness to the prolonged Ponary massacre, he chronicled much of it in his diary, which became one of the best known testaments to that atrocity of ...more

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Konstanty Gebert is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Konstanty Gebert age 64 Konstanty Gebert is a Polish journalist and a Jewish activist, as well as one of the most notable war correspondents of various Polish daily newspapers.

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Krzysztof Cegielski is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Krzysztof Cegielski age 38 Krzysztof Cegielski is a former Polish speedway rider who was a permanent Speedway Grand Prix rider in 2002 and 2003 season. In 2003 he was involved in an on-track crash in a Swedish League. The ...more

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Kuba Wojewódzki is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Kuba Wojewódzki age 54 Jakub Władysław Wojewódzki known as Kuba Wojewódzki is a Polish journalist, TV personality, drummer, and comedian.

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Leopold Tyrmand is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Leopold Tyrmand Died at 65 (1920-1985) Leopold Tyrmand was a popular Polish-Jewish novelist, writer and editor. Tyrmand emigrated from Poland to the United States in 1966, and five years later married an American, Mary Ellen Fox. He ...more

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Lucjan Wolanowski is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Lucjan Wolanowski Died at 86 (1920-2006) Lucjan Wilhelm Wolanowski, pseudonyms: Wilk; Waldemar Mruczkowski; W. Lucjański;; lu; Lu;; WOL., Polish journalist, writer and traveller. Born into an intellectual family. Son of Henryk Kon and ...more

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Lucyna Ćwierczakiewiczowa is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Lucyna Ćwierczakiewiczowa Died at 72 (1829-1901) Lucyna Ćwierczakiewiczowa was a Polish writer, journalist and author of Polish cookery books. Lucyna Ćwierczakiewiczowa was born in Warsaw, in the notable family of von Bachman. In 1858 she ...more

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Maksymilian Berezowski is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Maksymilian Berezowski Died at 78 (1923-2001) Maksymilian Berezowski was a Polish author, journalist, and erudite scholar. Berezowski studied at the Frunze Military Academy in Moscow and later held the rank of Major in the Polish Armed ...more

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Marcin Prokop is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Marcin Prokop age 40 Marcin Prokop is a Polish journalist, television and radio personality, connected with TVN, TVN Turbo and Radio Zet. On TVN he currently presents morning show Dzień Dobry TVN in duo with Dorota ...more

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Marek Oramus is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Marek Oramus age 66 Marek Oramus is a Polish science fiction writer and journalist. He graduated from the Silesian University of Technology in 1975. Most of his books and stories belong to the social science ...more

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Michał Miś is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Michał Miś age 42

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Mieczysław Rakowski is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Journalists from Poland
Mieczysław Rakowski Died at 82 (1926-2008) Mieczysław Rakowski was a Polish communist politician, historian and journalist, served as First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Polish United Workers' Party between 1989 and 1990.