Przemysław Edgar Gosiewski was a deputy to the Sejm in the fourth, fifth and sixth term, Minister-Member of the Council of Ministers and Deputy Prime Minister in Jarosław Kaczyński's government. He died a tragic death on 10 April 2010 in the crash of the presidential Tupolev in Smolensk.
The monument depicts the former Deputy Prime Minister standing behind a pulpit made of Świętokrzyskie stone.
During his studies at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Gdańsk he began his opposition activity. In 1984 he joined the Independent Students' Association of the University of Gdańsk, and in 1988 he actively participated in a student strike. He was posthumously decorated with the Commander's Cross with Star of the Order of Polonia Restituta.