Famous People Born In Prague

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 1 
Franz Kafka
(Novelist)

Franz Kafka
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 3, 1883
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 3, 1924

 2 
Madeleine Albright
(Ist Female U.S. Secretary of State)

Madeleine Albright
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 28, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: March 23, 2022
Height: 4'10" (147 cm)

 3 

Antonín Dvořák
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 8, 1841
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: May 1, 1904

 4 
Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor
(Holy Roman Emperor (1355-78))

Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor
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Birthdate: May 14, 1316
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: November 29, 1378

 5 
Herbert Lom
(Czech Actor Renowned For His Versatility)

Herbert Lom
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 11, 1917
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 27, 2012
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 6 
Wilhelm Steinitz
(Chess Master)

Wilhelm Steinitz
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 14, 1836
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: August 12, 1900

 7 
Vladimir Kulich
(Czech-Canadian Actor Best Known for His Role in the Film 'The 13th Warrior')

Vladimir Kulich
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Birthdate: July 14, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
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 8 
Jan Hammer
(Czech-American Composer Best Known for His Work in the Crime Drama Series 'Miami Vice')

Jan Hammer
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 17, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries

 9 
Bertha von Suttner
(Writer, Pacifist)

Bertha von Suttner
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 9, 1843
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: June 21, 1914

 10 
Věra Čáslavská
(Czechoslovak Artistic Gymnast Considered the Greatest in Czech History)

Věra Čáslavská
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 3, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: August 30, 2016
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 11 
Jan Švankmajer
(Former Czech Artist and Filmmaker Famous For His Stop-Motion Animation Work)

Jan Švankmajer
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Birthdate: September 4, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo

 12 
Petr Korda
(Former Czech Tennis Player Who Won the 'Australian Open' Singles in 1998)

Petr Korda
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 13 
Patrik Berger
(Former Czech Footballer Who Played as a Midfielder)

Patrik Berger
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 10, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 14 
Anne of Bohemia
(Queen of England)

Anne of Bohemia
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Birthdate: May 11, 1366
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: June 7, 1394

 15 
Hans Kelsen
(Jurist, legal philosopher and political philosopher)

Hans Kelsen
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 11, 1881
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: April 19, 1973

 16 
Antonín Panenka
(Former Czech Footballer Who Played as an Attacking Midfielder)

Antonín Panenka
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 2, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 14, 1940
Sun Sign: Aries

 18 
Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler
(Businesswoman and one of the owners of Schaeffler Group)

Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 17, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo

 19 
Ester Ledecká
(Czech Alpine Skier and Snowboarder)

Ester Ledecká
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 23, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 20 
Karl Kautsky
(Philosopher)

Karl Kautsky
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Birthdate: October 16, 1854
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: October 17, 1938

 21 
Max Wertheimer
(Psychologist, University teacher)

Max Wertheimer
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Birthdate: April 15, 1880
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: October 12, 1943

 22 
Max Brod
(Former prolific writer best remembered as the friend and biographer of writer Franz Kafka)

Max Brod
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 27, 1884
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: December 20, 1968

 23 
Milada Horáková
(Czech Politician Wrongfully Convicted and Executed on Fabricated Charges by 'Communist Party of Czechoslovakia')

Milada Horáková
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 25, 1901
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: June 27, 1950

 24 
Anna Kellnerová
(Czech Showjumper and Twice National Champion in the 'Young Riders' Category)

Anna Kellnerová
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 26, 1996
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 25 
Václav Klaus
(Prime Minister of the Czech Republic (1993 - 1998), President of the Czech Republic (2003 - 2013))

Václav Klaus
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 19, 1941
Sun Sign: Gemini

 26 
Bernard Bolzano
(Mathematician)

Bernard Bolzano
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 5, 1781
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: December 18, 1848

 27 
Julius Fučík
(Composer)

Julius Fučík
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 18, 1872
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: September 25, 1916

 28 
Jan Masaryk
(Czechoslovakia's Foreign Minister From 1940 to 1948)

Jan Masaryk
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 14, 1886
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: March 10, 1948

 29 
Tomáš Satoranský
(Czech Basketball Player Who Plays as a Point Guard)

Tomáš Satoranský
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 30, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 30 
Tomáš Necid
(Czech Footballer Who Plays as a Striker)

Tomáš Necid
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 13, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 31 
Miroslava
(Actress)

Miroslava
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Birthdate: February 26, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 9, 1955

 32 
Karel Schwarzenberg
(Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic)

Karel Schwarzenberg
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 10, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 33 
Jaroslav Hašek
(Writer, Journalist)

Jaroslav Hašek
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 30, 1883
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 3, 1923

 34 
Josef Suk
(Czech Composer, Violinist and Pupil of 'Antonín Dvořák' Noted for His Composition 'Asrael Symphony')

Josef Suk
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 4, 1874
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 29, 1935

 35 
Alena Šeredová
(Czech Actress and Model)

Alena Šeredová
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Birthdate: March 21, 1978
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 36 
Janet Malcolm
(Journalist, Writer)

Janet Malcolm
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Birthdate: July 8, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 16, 2021

 37 
Jaroslav Drobny
(Ice Hockey Player)

Jaroslav Drobny
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 12, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: September 13, 2001

 38 
David Cerny
(Sculptor)

David Cerny
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Birthdate: December 15, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Joanna of Austria, Grand Duchess of Tuscany
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 24, 1547
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 11, 1578

 40 
Stanislav Grof
(Psychiatrist known for Transpersonal psychology)

Stanislav Grof
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Birthdate: July 1, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer

 41 
Ferdinand Blumentritt
(Former author, secondary school teacher)

Ferdinand Blumentritt
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 10, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 20, 1913

 42 
Karl von Terzaghi
(Best Known as the 'Father of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering')

Karl von Terzaghi
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Birthdate: October 2, 1883
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: October 25, 1963

 43 
Thomas J. Bata
(Shoe Manufacturer)

Thomas J. Bata
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 17, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 1, 2008

 44 
Milena Jesenska
(Czech Writer Who Helped Many Jews Escape From Czechoslovakia After the Advent of The Nazis)

Milena Jesenska
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Birthdate: August 10, 1896
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: May 17, 1944

 45 
Hana Mandlíková
(Former Professional Tennis Player from Czechoslovakia Who Won Four Grand Slam Singles Titles)

Hana Mandlíková
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 19, 1962
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 46 
Daniel Pudil
(Czech Retired Footballer Who Played as a Defender and Midfielder)

Daniel Pudil
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 
Ignaz Moscheles
(Bohemian Composer and Piano Virtuoso Who Worked on Beethoven's Only Opera, 'Fidelio')

Ignaz Moscheles
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 23, 1794
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: March 10, 1870

 48 
Mikolas Josef
(Czech Singer Music Producer and Choreographer)

Mikolas Josef
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 4, 1995
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 49 
Barbora Kodetova
(Czech Actress Best Known for Her Role in the TV Miniseries 'Frank Herbert's Dune')

Barbora Kodetova
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Birthdate: September 6, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 50 
Tereza Martincová
(Czech Tennis Player and Winner of Four ITF Circuit Singles Title)

Tereza Martincová
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 24, 1994
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)