I don't care much about personal fame or popularity. I would be satisfied with the feeling that I had a chance to help with something in general, something good.
December 18, 2011 8:12 AM Subscribe
Václav Havel, who went from being an imprisoned dissident playwright to becoming the president of Czechoslovakia and later the Czech Republic, has died at the age of 75. A coauthor of Charter 77, a leader of the bloodless "Velvet Revolution", and the writer of absurdist theater.
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