2019 in Poland

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2019
in
Poland

Decades:
See also:

Events of 2019 in Poland.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

  • January 4 – Koszalin escape room fire[1]
  • January 13 – Paweł Adamowicz, the mayor of Gdańsk, is stabbed during a live charity event in Gdańsk by a former inmate, who was released from prison a month prior to the assassination. Adamowicz dies the following day from his injuries, at the age of 53.[2]

March[edit]

  • March – the town of Świdnik in eastern Poland passed a resolution rejecting "LGBT ideology".[3]

April[edit]

May[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

October[edit]

  • 13 October: The governing Law and Justice (PiS) government wins Reelection, with an increased popular vote of 43%, the highest vote share by any party since Poland returned to democracy in 1989.

November[edit]

Births[edit]

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January[edit]

February[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

See also[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ France-Presse, Agence (4 January 2019). "Five teenagers dead after fire in 'escape room' in Poland". The Guardian. Retrieved 15 January 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Stabbed Polish mayor dies in hospital". BBC. 14 January 2019. Retrieved 15 January 2019.
  3. ^ Goclowski, Marcin; Wlodarczak-Semczuk, Anna (21 May 2019). "Polish towns go 'LGBT free' ahead of bitter European election campaign". Reuters.
  4. ^ Harry Potter books burned by Polish priests alarmed by magic, BBC News, April 1, 2019, retrieved April 1, 2019
  5. ^ Sieradzka, Monika (8 April 2019). "Polish teachers go on strike over wages in dispute with government". DW. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  6. ^ Polish city holds first LGBTQ pride parade despite far-right violence, CNN, 21 July 2019
  7. ^ Anti-Gay Brutality in a Polish Town Blamed on Poisonous Propaganda, New York Times, 27 July 2019
  8. ^ "Poland's Catholic Church says country is under siege from a 'rainbow plague'". New York Post (August 2, 2019).
  9. ^ Poland's former prime minister Olszewski dies at 88: state TV
  10. ^ Jej "Drewniany różaniec" był wstrząsem. Zmarła Natalia Rolleczek (in Polish)
  11. ^ Polish woman who saved adoptive Jewish family from Holocaust dies at 102