Bronisław Geremek facts for kids
Bronisław Geremek in May 2004.
|Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland
5th Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Third Republic of Poland
October 31, 1997 – June 30, 2000
|Prime Minister||Jerzy Buzek|
|Preceded by||Dariusz Rosati|
|Succeeded by||Władysław Bartoszewski|
|Chairman of the Freedom Union|
December 18, 2000 – October 14, 2001
|Preceded by||Leszek Balcerowicz|
|Succeeded by||Władysław Frasyniuk|
March 6, 1932|
|Died||July 13, 2008
|Political party||Freedom Union, Partia Demokratyczna – demokraci.pl. (Democratic Party)|
Professor Bronisław Geremek (Benjamin Lewertow; March 6, 1932 - July 13, 2008) was a Polish social historian and politician. Geremek served as Poland's Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1997 through 2000.
Geremek was born on March 6, 1932 in Warsaw, Poland. He studied at Warsaw University. Geremek was married to Hanna Geremek until his death in 2008.
Geremek died on July 13, 2008 after a car crash in Lubień, Poland. The cause of the crash was because Geremek fell asleep behind the wheel. He was 76 years old. A state funeral was granted for Geremek.
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