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Zygmunt Lempicki

Zygmunt Lempicki (b. May 11, 1886 in Sanok - June 21, 1943 in Auschwitz) was a Polish literature theoretician, Germanist, philosopher and culture historian.

Lempicki was professor at the Warsaw University from 1919 until 1939, member of the Polish Academy of Skills and editor-in-chief of the "Swiat i Zycie" encyclopedia.

He was arrested and murdered in the German concentration camp Auschwitz.