Kosciuszko, Tadeusz


Kosciuszko, Tadeusz
Kosciuszko, Tadeusz
Polish patriot and soldier, b. near Novogrudok, Lithuania, Poland, 12 February, 1752; d. at Solothurn, Switzerland, 15 October, 1817

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  • KOŚCIUSZKO, TADEUSZ° — (1746–1817), Polish military commander and freedom fighter. In 1775 he left Poland for America, where he joined the army of George Washington (1776), distinguishing himself at the siege of Saratoga, where he was impressed by the Jewish volunteers …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kościuszko, Tadeusz — born Feb. 4, 1746, Mereczowszczyzna, Pol. died Oct. 15, 1817, Solothurn, Switz. Polish patriot who fought in the American Revolution. He studied military engineering in Paris and went to America in 1776, where he joined the colonial army. He… …   Universalium

  • Kosciuszko, Tadeusz — ► (1746 1817) Militar y político polaco. Dirigió la sublevación de Cracovia y logró apoderarse de Varsovia y establecer un gobierno provisional. * * * (4 feb. 1746, Mereczowszczyzna, Polonia–15 oct. 1817, Solothurn, Suiza). Patriota polaco que… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Tadeusz Kosciusko — Tadeusz Kościuszko Tadeusz Kościuszko Naissance 4 février 1746 Mereszowszczyzna Décès 15 octobre 1817 (à …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tadeusz Kosciuszko — Tadeusz Kościuszko Tadeusz Kościuszko Naissance 4 février 1746 Mereszowszczyzna Décès 15 octobre 1817 (à …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tadeusz Kościuszko — General polaco y americano Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Tadeusz Kosciuszko —     Tadeusz Kosciuszko     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Tadeusz Kosciuszko     Polish patriot and soldier, b. near Novogrudok, Lithuania, Poland, 12 February, 1752; d. at Solothurn, Switzerland, 15 October, 1817. He was educated at the military… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Kosciuszko — Kosciuszko, Tadeusz ► Monte de Australia que forma parte del macizo de Snowy; 2 230 m …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Kosciuszko — (Tadeusz) (1746 1817) général et héros national polonais. Volontaire lors de la guerre d Indépendance américaine (1776 1783), il rentra en 1794 en Pologne, où il dirigea l insurrection contre la Russie et la Prusse; il remporta quelques victoires …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Tadeusz Kościuszko — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Kosciusko. Tadeusz Kościuszko …   Wikipédia en Français


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