Eugeniusz Bodo and Sambo

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Today is 74 years from day when he was murdered by soviets during World War II. Eugeniusz Bodo (1899 – 1943) was a film director, producer and one of the most popular Polish actors and comedians of the inter-war period. Pictured here along his side is his beloved dog Sambo, harlequin Great Dane with he received as a gift from his mother around year 1931. Sambo was not less known as his owner and could enter all cafe’s and restaurants. When during WWII Eugenusz Bodo was send to Guag where he died Sambo stayed with his family in Warsaw. Sambo died during Warsaw uprising.


Ewa Ziemska

Ewa Ziemska

Breeder and researcher of Presa Canario. Lived in Poland, London UK and presently stays in Kentucky, USA and traveled through whole Europe and 22 States discovering the breed. Speaks Polish, English and Spanish. Master of Science of Management and Computer Modeling and Engineer of Production Engineering of Kielce University of Technology. Avid traveler, photographer and dog book collector. Instagram @reygladiador