Mieczyslaw Rakowski




Age: 81


Summary: the last Communist-era prime minister of Poland from 1988 to 1989 who was chairman of the Communist Polish United Workers' Party from July 1989 until the party was dissolved at its January 1990 congress during the country's bloodless transition to democracy.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: December 1, 1926


Died: November 8, 2008


Location: Warsaw, Poland