Jan Kanty Steczkowski

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Jan Kanty Steczkowski
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Prime Minister of Poland
In office
4 April 1918 – 2 October 1918
Preceded by Antoni Ponikowski
Succeeded by Józef Świeżyński
Personal details
Born 16 October 1862
Dąbrowa Tarnowska
Died 3 September 1929
Political party Stronnictwo Prawicy Narodowej

Jan Kanty Steczkowski (Polish pronunciation: [ˈjan ˈkantɨ stɛt͡ʂˈkɔfskʲi]; 16 October 1862, Dąbrowa Tarnowska – 3 September 1929, Kraków) was a Polish economist, solicitor and politician.

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Steczkowski served as Minister of Finances in the government of Jan Kucharzewski. On 4 April 1918, the Regency Council set up a government in which he became the Prime Minister. His government only lasted until 23 October.

Steczkowski returned to politics in the government of Wincenty Witos (1920-1921), once again leading the Ministry of Finances. Later he was the director of the Gospodarstwa Krajowego bank.