Famous People From Czech Republic
Oskar SchindlerOskar Schindler
28 April 1908
Industrialist
Gavrilo PrincipGavrilo Princip
25 July 1894
Assassinator of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Tom StoppardTom Stoppard
03 July 1937
Playwright

Antonín DvořákAntonín Dvořák
08 September 1841
Composer

John Huss John Huss
1369 AD
Religious Thinker, Philosophers, Reformer

Ivan LendIvan Lendl
07 March 1960
Former No 1 tennis Player
Joseph SchumpeterJoseph Schumpeter
08 February 1883
Economist

Milan KunderaMilan Kundera
01 April 1929
Writer

Charles IV, Holy Roman EmperorCharles IV, Holy Roman Emperor
14 May 1316
King of Bohemia
Arthur Seyss-InquartArthur Seyss-Inquart
22 July 1892
War Criminal

Bedrich SmetanaBedrich Smetana
02 March 1824
Composer
Alexander DubcekAlexander Dubcek
27 November 1921
Politician

Edvard BenešEdvard Beneš
28 May 1884
Former President of Czechoslovakia

Emil ZatopekEmil Zatopek
19 September 1922
Long Distance Runner

Leos JanacekLeos Janacek
03 July 1854
Composer

Mishovy SilenostiMishovy Silenosti
02 January 2007
YouTube Star
Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
05 December 1896
Biochemist

Petr ČechPetr Čech
20 May 1982
Footballer

Jaromír JágrJaromír Jágr
15 February 1972
Ice hockey player

Miloš FormanMiloš Forman
18 February 1932
Film
Pavel NedvědPavel Nedvěd
30 August 1972
Footballer

Petr KordaPetr Korda
23 January 1968
Tennis player, Tennis coach
Vaclav HavelVaclav Havel
05 October 1936
 

Alphonse MuchaAlphonse Mucha
24 July 1860
Painter

Herbert LomHerbert Lom
11 September 1917
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Novelist,
Wilhelm SteinitzWilhelm Steinitz
17 May 1836
Chess Master

Wenceslaus I, Duke of BohemiaWenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia
0907 AD
King
Tomáš RosickýTomáš Rosický
04 October 1980
Footballer

Adam OndraAdam Ondra
05 February 1993
Rock Climber

Milan BarošMilan Baroš
28 October 1981
Footballer
Miloš ZemanMiloš Zeman
28 September 1944
Politician, Economist

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Antonín PanenkaAntonín Panenka
02 December 1948
Association football player
Dominik HašekDominik Hašek
29 January 1965
Ice hockey player

Tomáš BerdychTomáš Berdych
17 September 1985
Tennis player

Karel RodenKarel Roden
18 May 1962
Actor

Matěj VydraMatěj Vydra
01 May 1992
Association football player
Jan HammerJan Hammer
17 April 1948
Pianist, Composer, Musician, Songwriter, Record
Jan KollerJan Koller
30 March 1973
Association football player

John Amos ComeniusJohn Amos Comenius
28 March 1592
Writer, Linguist, Presbyter, Theologian,

Karel ČapekKarel Čapek
09 January 1890
Writer

Anton J. CermakAnton J. Cermak
09 May 1873
Politician
John I of BohemiaJohn I of Bohemia
10 August 1296
King

Albrecht von WallensteinAlbrecht von Wallenstein
24 September 1583
Military leader

Tomáš MasarykTomáš Masaryk
07 March 1850
Politician, President

Karl KautskyKarl Kautsky
16 October 1854
Philosopher

Jan ŽižkaJan Žižka
1360 AD
Czech general
Adolf LoosAdolf Loos
10 December 1870
Architect

Jan PalachJan Palach
11 August 1948
Activist
Jan ŠvankmajerJan Švankmajer
04 September 1934
Filmmaker

Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
29 May 1897
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer

Stanislav GrofStanislav Grof
01 July 1931
Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Writer, Physician
Patrik BergerPatrik Berger
10 November 1973
Association football player

Karel PoborskýKarel Poborský
30 March 1972
Footballer
Bernard BolzanoBernard Bolzano
05 October 1781
Mathematician

Karel GottKarel Gott
14 July 1939
Singer, Painter

Václav KlausVáclav Klaus
19 June 1941
Politician, Economist, Educationist

Tomáš KalasTomáš Kalas
15 May 1993
Association football player

John of NepomukJohn of Nepomuk
1345 AD
Saint
Joseph Radetzky von RadetzJoseph Radetzky von Radetz
02 November 1766
Military personnel

Klement GottwaldKlement Gottwald
23 November 1896
politician

Ottokar II of BohemiaOttokar II of Bohemia
1223 AD
King

Jan MasarykJan Masaryk
14 September 1886
Diplomat
Karl RennerKarl Renner
14 December 1870
Politician, Librarian, Diplomat, Lawyer

Emil HáchaEmil Hácha
12 July 1872
Lawyer
Josef MasopustJosef Masopust
09 February 1931
Association football player, Association football

Thomas J. BataThomas J. Bata
17 September 1914
Shoe Manufacturer

Jan ŽeleznýJan Železný
16 June 1966
Javelin thrower, Athletics competitor
Radek ŠtěpánekRadek Štěpánek
27 November 1978
Tennis player

Wenceslaus III of BohemiaWenceslaus III of Bohemia
06 October 1289
King
Bohumil HrabalBohumil Hrabal
28 March 1914
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Poet lawyer

Ernest GellnerErnest Gellner
09 December 1925
Philosopher

Marek JankulovskiMarek Jankulovski
09 May 1977
Association football player
Karel ReiszKarel Reisz
21 July 1926
Filmmaker

Heinrich MannHeinrich Mann
27 March 1871
Novelist
Max BrodMax Brod
27 May 1884
Linguist, Composer, Pianist, Novelist, Translator,

Karl KrausKarl Kraus
28 April 1874
writer, poet, journalist, essayist

George of PoděbradyGeorge of Poděbrady
23 April 1420
King

Jaroslav DrobnyJaroslav Drobny
12 October 1921
Ice Hockey Player
Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
10 September 1890
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science
Boleslaus I, Duke of BohemiaBoleslaus I, Duke of Bohemia
0915 AD
Ruler

Heinrich Ignaz Franz BiberHeinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
12 August 1644
Composer

Venceslaus II of BohemiaVenceslaus II of Bohemia
27 September 1271
King

Wenceslas IIWenceslas II
27 September 1271
King
Vladimír DaridaVladimír Darida
08 August 1990
Association football player

Jan Evangelista PurkinjeJan Evangelista Purkinje
17 December 1787
Physiologist

Edgar G. UlmerEdgar G. Ulmer
17 September 1904
Film Director

Adalbert of PragueAdalbert of Prague
0956 AD
Missionary

František KupkaFrantišek Kupka
23 September 1871
Artist
Zdeněk GrygeraZdeněk Grygera
14 May 1980
Czech footballer

Ottokar I of BohemiaOttokar I of Bohemia
1155 AD
King of Bohemia
Anton Raphael MengsAnton Raphael Mengs
22 March 1728
painter, art historian

Johann StamitzJohann Stamitz
19 June 1717
Composer
Ludvík SvobodaLudvík Svoboda
25 November 1895
President
Antonín NovotnýAntonín Novotný
10 December 1904
Politician