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Václav Havel (1936–2011)


Václav Havel was born on October 5, 1936 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He was a writer and actor, known for Obcan Havel (2008), Leaving (2011) and Générations 68 (2008). He was married to Dagmar Havlová and Olga Splíchalová. He died on December 18, 2011 in Hrádecek, Czech Republic. See full bio »

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Known For

Obcan Havel
Obcan Havel Himself
(2008)
Leaving
Leaving Writer
(2011)
Générations 68
(2008)
Pétition
Pétition Writer
(1987)

Filmography

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 2011 Leaving (play)
 2010 Heart Beat 3D
 2010 Odcházení (TV Movie) (play)
 2010 Zahradní slavnost (TV Movie) (play)
 1999 Horský hotel (TV Movie) (play)
 1998 Cechy krásné, Cechy mé (TV Short) (radio program)
 1998 Ztízená moznost soustredení (TV Movie) (play)
 1994 La faute (Short) (play "Chyba")
 1994 Mlýny (TV Movie) (play "Zivot pred sebou")
 1992 Zítra to spustíme (TV Movie) (play)
 1991/I Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 Zebrácká opera (play)
 1991 Vanek-Trilogie (TV Movie) (plays)
 1991/II Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 Motýl na anténe (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1990 Largo Desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 Audience (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1990 Vernisáz (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1989 Audencia (TV Movie)
 1987 Pétition (TV Movie) (play)
 1986 Protest (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1985 Largo desolato (TV Movie) (play)
 1982 Protesten (TV Movie) (play "Chyba" - as Vaclav Havel)
  Play for Today (TV Series) (one-act play - 1 episode, 1981) (plays "Private View" and "Audience" - 1 episode, 1978)
- Protest (1981) ... (one-act play)
- Sorry (1978) ... (plays "Private View" and "Audience")
 1981 Protest (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1981 Audiens (TV Movie) (play "Audience")
 1980 Audience (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1980 Vernissage (TV Movie) (play "Vernisáz")
 1977 Innvielse (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 O Escritório (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Sirkulæret (TV Movie) (play: "Vyrozumemí")
 1970 Erschwerte Möglichkeit der Konzentration (TV Movie) (play "Ztízená moznost soustredení")
 1968 Die Benachrichtigung (TV Movie) (play "Vyrozumení")
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play "Vyrozumení" - 1 episode)
- The Memorandum (1967) ... (play "Vyrozumení")
 1966 Das Gartenfest (TV Movie) (play "Zahradní slavnost")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote foreword for "No Hatred, No Enemies: Selected Essays and Poems" by Liu Xiaobo. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 7 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

President Vaclav Havel | Vaclav Havel

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I am constantly preparing for the last judgment, for the highest court from which nothing can be hidden, which will appreciate everything that should be appreciated, and which will, of course, notice anything that is not in its place. I'm obviously assuming that the supreme judge is a stickler like me. But why does this final evaluation matter so much to me? After all, at that point, I shouldn't ... See more »

Trivia:

In Myanmar, Havel is called "The Iron Rose" for sending a rose to then imprisoned dissident Aung San Suu Kyi. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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