Famous Czech - Czech Celebrities
For a fairly new country that has been around for a little more than a decade now, one would not expect it to have an exciting history, leave aside having a stockpile of famous men. So it is far more exhilarating when you discover that the new country is not only a reservoir of great talents, but address to some world-famous men and women too, you are likely to change your mind for good. That is right! Czech Republic does a fine job of displaying its enviable heritage, picturesque cities and, illuminating individuals with élan. Be it its beautiful women, top-class sportsmen, Nobel Prize laureates or globally lauded writers and musicians, the Czechs have stamped their greatness in diverse fields and how. People like Franz Kafka, Martina Navratilova, Sigmund Freud, Jaroslav Heyrovsky, Vaclav Havel, Ivan Lendl and Eva Herzigova are just some of the Czechs who have earned unparalleled name and an irreplaceable status in the world map, all thanks to their insurmountable contribution in their diverse fields. Unravel all about the famous Czechs in their biographies below. Their timeline, trivia, and interesting facts are worth a read.
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The Most Famous Czech
|Denise Milani||April 24, 1976||Czech||Check out all that you wanted to know about Denise Milani, the famous pinup model; her biography, personal life, trivia facts, controversies and lots more.|
|Olga Hepnarová||June 30, 1951||Czech||Olga Hepnarová was a Czech murderer executed for killing eight people with a truck in 1973|
|Milan Kundera||April 1, 1929||Czech, French||Milan Kundera is a Czech-born French writer known for his erotic and political writings|
|Eva Herzigová||March 10, 1973||Czech||The famous model is known for her ‘Wonderbra’ ad campaign and film roles in the movies like ‘Just for the Time Being’|
|Ivana Trump||February 20, 1949||American||Ivana Trump is a former model, socialite and the first wife of the American President Donald Trump|
|Alexander Dubcek||November 27, 1921||Czech, Slovak||Alexander Dubcek was a Slovak politician who played a pivotal role during the period of the Prague Spring|
|Ivan Lendl||March 7, 1960||Czech, American||Ivan Lendl is a former world number one professional tennis player|
|Gavrilo Princip||July 25, 1894||Czech, Serbian||Gavrilo Princip was a Yugoslav nationalist and a member of ‘Mlada Bosna’ (Young Bosnia) movement.|
|Bedrich Smetana||March 2, 1824||Czech||Bedrich Smetana was an eminent Czech composer|
|Antonín Dvořák||September 8, 1841||Czech||Antonin Leopold Dvorák was one of the greatest romantic composers who still lives in the hearts of music lovers through his memorable symphonies|