Vaclav Havel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Vaclav Havel 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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Usage

In literature:

Very little about the conditions of Goldstein's daily life would astonish, say, Vaclav Havel.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
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In news:

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Vaclav Havel , from dissident playwright to president, left a legacy of courage.
Czech admirers are paying their respects today to Vaclav Havel in Prague.
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Vaclav Havel dies at 75.
Vaclav Havel , Leader Of The Velvet Revolution, Dies.
Vaclav Havel spent his life fighting for freedom and democratic expression.
Vaclav Havel 's legacy: Lewis & Clark professor and Havel translator Stepan Simek talks about the playwright-turned-statesman.
Vaclav Havel 's Critique of the West.
Vaclav Havel 's Legacy A Reminder of the Noncommunist Left.
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