Poet, playwright, and dissident Václav Havel has no idea he will one day help to dissolve the communist government and become the last president of Czechoslovakia, and the first president of the Czech Republic. 1960s, Prague.
Václav Havel (5 October 1936 – 18 December 2011) was a Czech playwright, essayist, poet, dissidentand politician. He was the ninth and last president of Czechoslovakia and the first president of the Czech Republic . He wrote more than 20 plays and numerous non-fiction works, translated internationally. He was one of the signatories of the Charter 77 manifesto, a founding signatory.
Vaclav Havel: Selten wurde ein so lieber Mensch Staatspräsident - WELT
Er war schüchtern, intellektuell und trotzdem kein Kind von Traurigkeit. Michael Zantovský beschreibt Werden, Werk und Wirkung des Václav Havel. Es war eine faszinierend unwahrscheinliche Karriere.
VÁCLAV HAVEL (OCT. 5, 1936-DEC. 18, 2011): A TRIBUTE
Playwright, poet, essayist, dissident, human rights activist, and statesman are but a few of the monikers that have been used to describe Václav Havel, the first post-Communist president of Czechos…