Kowalik Surname History
The Kowalik surname was originally derived from the old Slavic world "kowal," which means "blacksmith."
Kowalik Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Koval, Kovalevich, Kovalsky, Kovalko, Kovalkovsky, Kovalovsky, Kovalik, Kovalikiv, Kovalchuk, Kovalenko, Kovalchenko, Kovalchik, Kovalskyi, Kovalevsky, Kowal, Kowalevich, Kowalsky, Kowalko, Kowalkovsky, Kowalovsky, Kowalik, Kowalikiv, Kowalchuk, Kowalenko, Kowalchenko, Kowalchik, Kowalskyi and many more.
Contemporary Notables of the name Kowalik (post 1700) +
- Trent Matthias Kowalik (b. 1995), American actor, dancer, and singer, best known for his role as "Billy" in the West End production of Billy Elliot the Musical
- John F. Kowalik Sr. (1910-1978), American college and professional football player who played for the Ottawa Rough Riders in 1934
- Fabian Lorenz Kowalik (1908-1954), American Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1932 to 1936
- Lon W. Kowalik, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1948 
- Miroslaw Kowalik, Polish motorcycle speedway rider
- Marlena Kowalik (b. 1984), Polish-German football midfielder, Member of the Polish national team (2009-)
- Jiri Kowalík (b. 1977), retired Czech footballer
- Janusz "John" Kowalik (b. 1944), Polish football striker
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