Józef Klemens Piłsudski

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Józef Klemens Piłsudski

Birthplace: Zalavas, Švenčionys, Lithuania
Death: Died in Warszawa, Mazowsze, Polska
Immediate Family:

Son of Józef Wincenty Piotr Piłsudski, Sr. and Maria Piłsudska
Husband of Maria Juszkiewicz, Piłsudska and Aleksandra Piłsudska
Father of Wanda Piłsudska and Jadwiga Jaraczewska
Brother of Helena Piłsudska; Zofia Kadenacy; Bronisław Piotr Пилсудски/Pilsudski; Adam Piłsudski; Kazimierz Piłsudski and 7 others

Occupation: Polish Chief of State
Managed by: Andrzej Hennel
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About Józef Klemens Piłsudski

Marszałek Polski (Marshal od Poland)

Józef Klemens Piłsudski (5 December 1867 – 12 May 1935) was Chief of State (1918–22), "First Marshal" (from 1920) and (1926–35) the authoritarian leader of the Second Polish Republic. From mid-World War I he had a major influence in Poland's politics, and was an important figure on the European political scene. He is considered largely responsible for Poland's regaining its independence in 1918, after 123 years of partitions. In 1919–21 he commanded Poland's forces in the successful Polish-Soviet War.

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Józef Klemens Piłsudski's Timeline

December 5, 1867
Zalavas, Švenčionys, Lithuania
Age 31
Paproć Duża
February 7, 1918
Age 50
February 28, 1920
Age 52
Warsaw, Warszawa, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland
October 25, 1921
Age 53
May 12, 1935
Age 67
Warszawa, Mazowsze, Polska