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-ory

Żory

Żory [] (Sohrau) is a town in southern Poland with 62,625 inhabitants (2006).

Since 1999 it has been part of Silesian Voivodeship; it was previously in Katowice Voivodeship (1975–1998).

History

One of the oldest towns in Silesia, Żory was granted city rights in 1272 by Władysław Opolski.

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Famous people born in Żory

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