Professor Bronisław Geremek(born Benjamin Lewertow on March 6, 1932 in Warsaw, died July 13, 2008 in Lubień, Poland), was a Polish social historian and politician.
Geremek was born in Warsaw on March 6, 1932. His father, a fur merchant, was murdered in Auschwitz. His mother and he were smuggled out of the Warsaw Ghetto in 1943 and were sheltered by Stefan Geremek. Geremek later married ... more »
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''It is often said that Poland is a country where there is anti-semitism and no Jews, which is pathology in its purest state.''Bronislaw Geremek (b. 1932), Polish politician, historian. International Herald Tribune (Paris, February 17, 1992).