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Karski's life may seem like a film script waiting to be filmed, but there is nothing imagined about it and it was never made into film for a few good reasons. Here is a list of a few highly contested issues, several misconceptions and a couple of blank spots which his life story still hides

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Jan Karski, a photograph from the Museum of Polish History in Warsaw, courtesy of the Museum of the City of Łódź

The secret emissary of the Polish underground state who informed western leaders about the extermination of Jews which took place on Polish territories. Jan Karski was born on the 24th of April, 1914, and died on the 13th of July, 2000, in Washington, D.C.

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