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Encyclopedia > Tadeusz Rejtan

Tadeusz Rejtan (also in the Old Polish spelling: Tadeusz Reytan) (1742-1780) was a Polish nobleman, a member of confederation of Bar, Member of Sejm for the Nowogr骴 constituency.


In September 1773 Rejtan tried to prevent the legalization of the first partition of Poland by preventing the members of parliament from entering the chamber. The dramatic events are depicted on a 1866 painting by Jan Matejko.


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