Lech Wałęsa ; ; born 29 September 1943) is a retired Polish politician and labor activist. He co-founded and headed Solidarity , the Soviet bloc's first independent trade union, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1983, and served as President of Poland from 1990 to 1995. Wikipedia*
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Lech Walesa has 19 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Speech as a Party Leader for the Solidarity, Poland. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 765 views per program. Most appearances with George H. W. Bush (2), Mikhail Gorbachev (2), Bill Clinton (2). Most common tags: Poland, Western Europe, Reagan, Ronald.