Lech Kaczyński facts for kids
Lech Aleksander Kaczyński
|President of Poland|
23 December 2005 – 10 April 2010
|Preceded by||Aleksander Kwaśniewski|
|Succeeded by||Bronisław Komorowski|
|Born||18 June 1949
|Died||10 April 2010 (aged 60)
Near Smolensk, Russia
|Political party||nonpartisan (Law and Justice at the time of election)|
|Spouse(s)||Maria Kaczyńska (m. 1978-2010, both killed)|
' (18 June 1949 - 10 April 2010) was the President of the Republic of Poland from 2005 until his death in a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia on 10 April 2010. Kaczyński served as Mayor of Warsaw from 2002, until the day before he became president. He was a Roman Catholic and was the identical twin brother of the Prime Minister of Poland, Jarosław Kaczyński.
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Lech Kaczyński with U.S. President George W. Bush in 2007
Lech Kaczyński with President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili in 2007
Lech Kaczyński and President of Turkey Ahmet Necdet Sezer, 2007.
Lech Kaczyński and president of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, 2008.
Polish President Lech Kaczyński with his wife Maria Kaczyńska
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