Jerzy Buzek (born 3 July 1940 in Smilovice, Poland) is the current President of the European Parliament. Between 1997 and 2001, he was the Prime Minister of Poland. and a member of the Polish parliament.
Buzek attended the grammar school in Chorzów and got his Matura there. After successful exams, he went to the Technical University of Silesia. In Silesia, Jerzy Buzek studied chemistry and got a diploma in 1963.
During his studies and time spent in research, Buzek wrote about 200 patents and other papers.
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