Ivan Lendl...great tennis player that won all major titles except Wimbledon!

Ivan Lendl was the defending champion, and successfully defended his title by defeating Mats Wilander in the final to win his third French Open title.

Leos Janacek was a influence on Antonin Dvorak's work and he wrote an opera about a drunken landlord who dreams about visiting an art colony on the moon.

Leos Janacek, the great Czech composer.

Anna Netrebko sings "Song To The Moon." by Dvorak. INCREDIBLE! Her voice makes me want to sing on a big stage like this one! Oh, and I am mildly obsessed with this piece!

Anna Netrebko sings "Song To The Moon." by Dvorak. There is noone that can touch Anna singing this. I since learned how to sing it in perfect czech, thanks to my friend Karl from Prague. Although, I am amateur hour!

Antonín Dvořák – Symphony No. 9 „From the New World“ (Vienna Philharmonic conducted by Herbert von Karajan) This is probably my all-time favourite piece of classical music.

Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 "From The New World" / Conductor: Herbert von Karajan · Vienna Philarmonic mvt (Adagio, Allegro Molto) mvt (Largo) mvt (Scherzo, Molto Vivace) mvt (Allegro con fuoco)

Bedrich Smetana - Vltava/ Die Moldau (It is the story of the river--starting as a tiny trickle emerging from a spring in the ground, then a stream and finally a mighty river.)

Bedrich Smetana - Vltava/ Die Moldau (It is the story of the river--starting as a tiny trickle emerging from a spring in the ground, then a stream and finally a mighty river.

Jan Zrzavý (1890-1977), leading Czech painter, graphic artist, and illustrator of the 20th century

Jan Zrzavý leading Czech painter, graphic artist, and illustrator of the century

Bedrich Smetana  Famous as 	Composer  Born on 	02 March 1824  Born in 	Litomysl, Bohemia  Died on 	12 May 1884  Nationality 	Czech Republic  Works & Achievements 	Bedrich Smetana had made many interesting compositions, especially operas.

Bedřich Smetana Famous as Composer Born on 02 March 1824 Born in Litomysl, Bohemia Died on 12 May 1884 Nationality Czech Republic Works & Achievements Bedrich Smetana had made many interesting compositions, especially operas.

Jaroslav Seifert (1901) - poet, considered a founder of literary style of poetism, Nobel Prize holder. #Czechia #Czechoslovakia

Jaroslav Seifert was a Nobel Prize–winning Czech writer, poet and journalist.

2000 Czech banknote. Emma Destinova, or Emmy Destinn (1878-1930), who was one of the greatest opera singers of all time.

Emma Destinova, or Emmy Destinn who was one of the greatest opera singers of all time.

Going Home Antonin Dvorak BYU Choir - William Arms Fisher, a pupil of the Czech composer Antonin Dvorak, wrote the lyrics to and adapted the music to the theme of Dvorak's 2nd Movement to the New World Symphony. These are his words now sung by the BYU Choir.

Going Home Antonin Dvorak BYU Choir - William Arms Fisher, a pupil of the Czech composer Antonin Dvorak, wrote the lyrics to and adapted the music to the theme of Dvorak's Movement to the New World Symphony. These are his words now sung by the BYU Choir.

On January 22nd. 1997 Madeline Albright was confirmed as the first female secretary of state.

Madeleine Korbel Albright Madeleine Korbel Albright, sworn in as the United States Secretary of State in 1997 after unanimous confirmat.

Emil Filla, český malíř a grafik (1882-1953) na snímku z roku 1951.

Fotogalerie: Emil Filla, český malíř a grafik na snímku z roku

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