Wiesław Marian Chrzanowski (Polish pronunciation: [ˈvʲɛswaf xʂaˈnɔfskʲi], 20 December 1923 – 29 April 2012) was a Polish politician and lawyer; from 1991 to 1993 he was Sejm Marshal. He was a recipient of the Order of the White Eagle.
|Marshal of the Sejm|
1st Marshal of the Sejm of The Third Republic of Poland
24 November 1991 – 14 October 1993
|Prime Minister||Jan Krzysztof Bielecki|
|Preceded by||Mikołaj Kozakiewicz|
|Succeeded by||Józef Oleksy|
Wiesław Marian Chrzanowski
20 December 1923
Warsaw, Second Polish Republic
|Died||29 April 2012(aged 88)|
|Political party||Christian National Union|
Chrzanowski was born and died in Warsaw, Poland. During World War II he was a member of the Polish anti-Nazi resistance organization, the Home Army. He finished a law degree at a secret underground university in 1945. During the second half of the 1970s he became associated with the opposition to the communist government in Poland. He helped to draft the statutes establishing the Solidarity trade union and later was the lawyer which guided the legal registration process of the organization. In 1989 he founded the Christian National Union (ZChN), party he chaired to 1994.
- Posłowie I kadencji 1991 - 1993 (Delegates of 1st Session, 1991-1993), Sejm of Poland, 
- "Prof. Wiesław Chrzanowski w Kapitule Orła Białego", Gazeta Wyborcza, 2007-05-17, archived from the original on 2012-04-05, retrieved 2010-03-07