Stanisław Wojciechowski (March 15 1869 - April 9 1953) was a Polish politician, president of the Republic of Poland (1922-1926). Initially one of the founders of the Polish Socialist Party, he later left the party after a period with
the Polish Peasants Party Piast. He was involved in growing cooperatives movement. After he was ousted by Piłsudski's May coup d'etat in 1926 he retired from public life and returned to his university post at the Warsaw Agricultural University.