Lech Walesa

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Noun1.Lech Walesa - Polish labor leader and statesman (born in 1943)
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NEWS 1980 Lech Walesa signed an agreement with the Polish Government to allow the formation of independent trade unions.
| 1990: Solidarity leader Lech Walesa was elected president of Poland.
BIRTHDAYS: Jerry Lee Lewis, singer, 83; Lech Walesa, former Polish president, 75; Patricia Hodge, actress, 72; Sebastian Coe, former athlete, 62; Mark Nicholas, broadcaster and former cricketer, 61; Brett Anderson, singer, 51; Emily Lloyd, actress, 48; Mackenzie Crook, actor, 47.
1989 - Lech Walesa begins negotiating with the Polish government
During his stay in Poland on February 1-2, Ko will have a meeting with Solidarity leader and former President Lech Walesa, who attended presidential inaugurations in Taiwan before.
President Duterte is inclined to seek "more advice" from former Polish President Lech Walesa on leadership and labor matters.Polish President Lech Walesa and President Rodrigo Duterte.
1982 Solidarity leader Lech Walesa, above, is released by the Polish government after 11 months of internment.
The Polish Union leader, Lech Walesa travelled from Poland for her funeral in gratitude for her support during his union's struggle against the oppressive Socialist regime then in power in Poland.
SOLIDARITY hero Lech Walesa has denied new claims that he was an agent for communist secret police in Poland.
Poland's Lech Walesa, who shot to world fame for his role in the collapse of communism, promised on Thursday to defend himself in court against new allegations that he collaborated with the communist-era secret services.
1982: The Polish government frees the leader of the outlawed Solidarity movement, Lech Walesa.