Polish competitive fencer and double agent who won a gold medal at the 1968 Mexico City games in the sabre individual event.
He was a major in the Polish Army before he began his fencing career.
He was considered the best fencer in 1967 by the International Fencing Federation.
He was married three times; his final wife was Iwonka to whom he was married for over 40 years.
He and Edoardo Mangiarotti both became world-famous Olympic fencers.