Albert Franz Doppler
Leo Fuchs (Laybl Springer)
Lotka Alfred James
Ludwig von Mises
Richard von Mises
Adam Bruno Ulam
Stanislaw Marcin Ulam
Weegee (Arthur Fellig)
Lviv Lvov Lwow Lemberg Famous People
When, in 1998, I first started collecting names of famous Leopolitans, I was amazed that
my hometown has given rise to many more people, notable in literature, arts, sciences, philosophy and so on, than would
be expected for a city of such modest size and population. Many of those people
were 'famous everywhere but there city hometown'.
The names at the left comprise a
list of people who were born in Lvov-Lviv-Lwow-Lemberg or whose activities were closely related to this city.
Any list of such people is certain to be incomplete, but let's try.. Click on any name (at the right)
to view photo, biography and other related information.
Wikipedia has 2 much bigger lists of famous people who have called this city home
List of famous Leopolitans and
Famous People from Lviv