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 playwright, essayist, dissident, poet and politician. Ninth and last president of Czechoslovakia & the first president of the Czech Republic …reépinglé par Maurie Daboux. Essayist, Playwright, 1989 Tour, Prague Czech Republic, Writers And Poets, Portraits, Interesting History, Male Face, Nonfiction

Václav Havel (5 October 1936 – 18 December 2011) was a Czech playwright, essayist, poet, dissident and politician. Havel was the ninth and last president of Czechoslovakia (1989–1992) and the first president of the Czech Republic (1993–2003). He wrote more than 20 plays and numerous non-fiction works, translated internationally.

Václav Havel October 1936 – 18 December was a Czech playwright, essayist, poet, dissident and politician Essayist, Playwright, Writers And Poets, Writers Write, Celine, Drama Education, Political Prisoners, Williams James, Malcolm X

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Vaclav Havel, the dissident playwright who wove theater into politics to peacefully bring down communism in Czechoslovakia and become a hero of the epic struggle that ended the Cold War, has died.

The Velvet Revolution, Wenceslas Square, November Vaclav Havel turns to hug Alexander Dubcek as they receive the news that the Czechoslovakia Communist Party are resigning from power after more than 40 years.

Czechoslovakia, The Velvet Revolution, Wenceslas Square, November 1989: Vaclav Havel turns to hug Alexander Dubcek as they receive the news that the Czechoslovakia Communist Party are resigning from power after more than 40 years.

václav havel (with dalaj lama)

Amazing former Czech President Vaclav Havel & his amazing bookshelf! 1989 Tour, Prague Czech, European Countries, Presidential Candidates, Tour Guide, Czech Republic, Bookshelves, Presidents, Politics

Czech presidential election system

There seems to be certain confusion around what Mr. Zeman meant by saying he would step in in case the other presidential candidates fail. The media interpret it differently - some papers say Zeman would enter the second round of the election, others call it a second vote, yet others a second election. So, how does the presidential election work?

Vaclav Havel Us Images, National Museum, Czech Republic, Prague, Ikon, Presidents, Personality, Celebs, Silhouette

Vaclav Havel 1936-2011

Freedom's hero and a Czech patriot. Prague photographer Pavel Stecha took this picture of Havel as a magazine assignment. Stecha told me that he didn't want to pose Havel in a predictable presidential office setting, so he asked him to go to the National Museum and pick out his favorite piece. Havel chose this icon of an angel whispering in the ear of a saint (or is it Jesus?). Stecha told Havel to make some kind of gesture, and Havel playfully cupped his ear, hoping to eavesdrop on a very…

Václav Havel was a Czech playwright, essayist, poet, dissident and politician. Havel was the last president of Czechoslovakia & the president of the Czech Republic Essayist, Playwright, August Strindberg, Human Pictures, Old Paintings, Be A Nice Human, My People, Looking Back, Ny Times

Václav Havel was a Czech playwright, essayist, poet, dissident and politician. Havel was the last president of Czechoslovakia (1989–1992) & the 1st president of the Czech Republic (1993–2003).

Vaclav Havel is a personal hero. I think he would like my fried chicken and biscuits. Days In December, In Loco, 1989 Tour, Heart Of Europe, Teaching History, Film Director, Czech Republic, Ikon, Obama

President Obama’s Statement on the Passing of Vaclav Havel

Spokesmen and Spokeswoman of Charta 77 in 1979

Mluvčí Charta 77 Václav Havel Jiří Hájek Jiří Dienstbier Ladislav Hejdánek Václav Benda Zdena Tominová setkani mluvčích v byte Bendových v roce 1979. Fot. Ondrej Nemec

Vaclav Havel was the first president of the Czech Republic, a believer in personal freedom and one of the world's greatest leaders. He died this year.

Vaclav Havel

I recognized the caricature on the wall in Prague as that of Vaclav Havel, famed poet and philosopher and President of the Czech Republic. His most famed quote was a natural to inscribe. Playwright, Former President, Czech Republic, Prague, Poet, Caricature, Lions, Favorite Quotes, Truths

I recognized the caricature on the wall in Prague as that of Vaclav Havel, famed poet and philosopher and President of the Czech Republic. His most famed quote was a natural to inscribe.