Mieczysława Ćwiklińska

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Mieczysława Ćwiklińska
Mieczysława Ćwiklińska 1937.jpg
BornMieczysława Trapszo
(1879-01-01)1 January 1879
Lublin, Poland
Died28 July 1972(1972-07-28) (aged 93)
Warsaw, Poland

Mieczysława Ćwiklińska-Steinsberg[1] (née Mieczysława Trapszo, Polish: [mʲɛt͡ʂɨ'swava 'trapʂɔ]; 1 January 1879 – 28 July 1972) was a Polish film actress, stage actor, and singer. She was often nicknamed Lińska or Amiette.

Born in Lublin, Poland, Ćwiklińska made her debut in 1900 at the Teatr Ludowy (The People's Theatre) in Warsaw in Michał Bałucki's play Grube Ryby. She was married three times, her last husband was the book publisher Marian Steinsberg.

She died at the age of 93 in Warsaw.

In 2013 the Polish Post issued a commemorative stamp of her, with Helena Grossówna and Adolf Dymsza.



  1. ^ Ćwiklińska was the maiden name of Ćwiklińska's grandmother, Anna Trapszowa.


  • Bojarska, Maria (1988). Mieczysława Ćwiklińska (in Polish). Państwowy Instytut Wydawniczy. ISBN 83-06-01370-0.

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