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Czech dramatist and statesman whose plays opposed totalitarianism and who served as president of Czechoslovakia from 1989 to 1992 and president of the Czech Republic since 1993 (born in 1936)


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58) This "different" grounding of democratic practice to which Havel refers is, I would contend, one based on the phenomenological and ontological work of Jan Patocka.
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Havel allegedly said this in 1997, and within the campaign, the "alternative media" Skryta Pravda spread it on Facebook.
The state Department of Administrative Services might have to review the sale before it becomes final, Havel said, because the highest bid was below the appraised value.
Vaclav Havel Airport Prague, formerly Prague Ruzyne International Airport, is the international airport of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic.
En Checoslovaquia, un dramaturgo llamado Vaclav Havel desafio la intimidacion y el encarcelamiento para convertirse en el primer presidente de un pais libre.
Havel first came to the attention of the West with his absurdist plays such as The Garden Party and The Memorandum.
At the fall of the Communist regime in 1989, Havel became the last president of Czechoslovakia and subsequently the first president of the Czech Republic, serving until 2003.
Vaclav Havel (1936-2011) was born in an influential intellectual Czech family.
When Vaclav Havel spoke, Western journalists didn't just listen--they genuflected.
When a massive dock washed ashore in Oregon earlier this month, Chris Havel immediately thought that it might have been from Japan.
That is where the inaugural Vaclav Havel Prize for Creative Dissent -- funded in part by Sergei Brin and Peter Thiel -- was awarded to three individuals who represent what the late Havel called ''the power of the powerless.
Fue ahi que el reconocido dramaturgo Vaclav Havel se intereso aun mas por la escena subterranea de su pais.