Jarosław Wałęsa

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Jarosław Wałęsa
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Member of the European Parliament
Incumbent
Assumed office
7 June 2009
Constituency 1 – Pomeranian
Member of the Sejm
In office
25 September 2005 – 10 June 2009
Constituency 25 – Gdańsk
Personal details
Born (1976-09-13) 13 September 1976 (age 38)
Gdańsk, Poland
Political party Civic Platform
Relations Parents:
Danuta and Lech Wałęsa

Jarosław Wałęsa ([jaˈrɔswaf vaˈwɛ̃sa], born September 13, 1976 in Gdańsk) is a Polish politician. He was elected to the Sejm on September 25, 2005 getting 14709 votes in 25 Gdańsk district, candidating from the Civic Platform list. He is the son of former Polish President, Lech Wałęsa.

Wałęsa is a 1995 graduate of Glastonbury High School, Connecticut, where he spent his high school years as a foreign exchange student. He then attended the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts.

On September 2, 2011, Jarosław was seriously injured riding his motorcycle after colliding with a SUV in Stropkowo near Sierpc.

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