|born on||1 January 1857 at 00:15 (= 12:15 AM )|
|Place||Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20|
|Timezone||LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||10°36' 08°15 Asc. 10°26'|
Polish activist, freedom fighter, and a plenipotent of a country estate in Górki Wielkie from 1922. In 1907 Kossak was arrested by the Imperial Russian authorities for protesting against the foreign occupation of Poland. During World War I, in 1917, he joined the Polish Corps of Józef Dowbor-Muśnicki fighting for Polish independence.
Kossak was the author of a book of memoirs called "Jak to było w armii austriackiej" (How it was in the Austrian Army) published in 1927. He was a father of a novelist Zofia Kossak-Szczucka (1889–1968), and a twin brother of a renowned Polish historical painter Wojciech Kossak. During the interwar period, his estate in Górki was a magnet for Polish intellectuals, among them, Jan Parandowski, Maria Dąbrowska, Jan Sztaudynger and Melchior Wańkowic.
He died in 1935.
- parent->child relationship with Kossak-Szczucka, Zofia (born 10 August 1889)
- sibling relationship with Kossak, Wojciech (born 31 December 1856)
PTA quotes Kazimierz Olshansky, Wojciech Kossak , Department of National them. Ossolińskich, 1982
He was born on New Year's Eve 1856 to 1857 just before midnight (his twin brother Tadeusz Kossak has already issued a birth certificate as of January 1, 1857) in Paris, where he left his parents soon after the wedding. . Adopted a 30 minutes interval between the birth of the first twin, Wojciech and the birth of a second.
- Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social