Zawisza, Artur

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Zawisza, Artur Gender: M
born on 24 September 1809 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Sobota, Poland, 52n06, 19e41
Timezone LMT m19e41 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: PTA
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 00°34' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 04°13 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 00°21'

Artur Zawisza


Polish activist, participant in the November Uprising . After the outbreak of the November worked in the "Courier Polish" and then "New Poland". In January 1831 he joined the 1st Regiment of Driving Plock (later 8 Cavalry Regiment). He participated in the battles of Białołęka, about Olszynka Grochowska Ostrołęka and Balicami. He was promoted to captain. For valor awarded the Cross of Military Virtue.

After the uprising he went into exile in France. In France, he studied law, philosophy and literature. In February 1833 he left Paris, Belgium and Germany reached the village Turzno k. Torun, where after a meeting with his mother and brother wrote a will. After a long guerrilla battles arrested and sentenced to death. Execution date is uncertain: according to some sources, was held on 26 November 1833, according to other 15 November.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Polish)

Source Notes

PTA quotes birth certificate [1]

Reported by Wojciech Suchomski .


  • Personal : Death : Other Death
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political