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Nicholas Winton, Who Saved Children From Nazis, Dies at 106

Winton was dubbed the “British Schindler” for saving 669 children from Adolf Hitler’s concentration camps by arranging for their safe passage from Prague to London and securing shelter with British families. As German industrialist Oskar Schindler … prague – Bing News

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Nicholas Winton, Who Saved Children From Nazis, Dies at 106

Winton was dubbed the “British Schindler” for saving 669 children from Adolf Hitler’s concentration camps by arranging for their safe passage from Prague to London and securing shelter with British families. As German industrialist Oskar Schindler … prague – Bing News

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Nicholas Winton, Who Saved Children From Nazis, Dies at 106

Winton was dubbed the “British Schindler” for saving 669 children from Adolf Hitler’s concentration camps by arranging for their safe passage from Prague to London and securing shelter with British families. As German industrialist Oskar Schindler … prague – Bing News

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Ludvik Vaculik, Influential Czech Writer and Dissident, Dies at 88

The manifesto, which was published on June 27, 1968, in several leading newspapers, helped fan a robust backlash in the Kremlin against the liberalization of Czechoslovakia, resulting in an invasion by Warsaw Pact troops to halt the Prague Spring in the … prague – Bing News

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Ludvik Vaculik, Influential Czech Writer and Dissident, Dies at 88

The manifesto, which was published on June 27, 1968, in several leading newspapers, helped fan a robust backlash in the Kremlin against the liberalization of Czechoslovakia, resulting in an invasion by Warsaw Pact troops to halt the Prague Spring in the … prague – Bing News

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Czech writer, anti-communist dissident in 1968 Prague Spring movement Ludvik Vaculik dies

PRAGUE — Ludvik Vaculik, an author, journalist and anti-communist dissident whose “Two Thousand Words” manifesto became a key document of the 1968 Prague Spring reform movement that contributed to the Kremlin’s decision to invade Czechoslovakia … prague – Bing News

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Stanislav Gross, Czech Leader Who Erred on Iraq Link to 9/11, Dies at 45

Stanislav Gross, who in 2004, at age 34, became the Czech Republic’s youngest prime minister and who played a small role in the buildup to the Iraq war, died on Thursday in Prague. He was 45. The cause was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou … prague – Bing News

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Stanislav Gross, Czech Leader Who Erred on Iraq Link to 9/11, Dies at 45

Stanislav Gross, who in 2004, at age 34, became the Czech Republic’s youngest prime minister and who played a small role in the buildup to the Iraq war, died on Thursday in Prague. He was 45. The cause was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou … prague – Bing News

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Stanislav Gross, Czech Leader Who Erred on Iraq Link to 9/11, Dies at 45

Stanislav Gross, who in 2004, at age 34, became the Czech Republic’s youngest prime minister and who played a small role in the buildup to the Iraq war, died on Thursday in Prague. He was 45. The cause was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou … prague – Bing News

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Stanislav Gross, Czech Leader Who Erred on Iraq Link to 9/11, Dies at 45

Stanislav Gross, who in 2004, at age 34, became the Czech Republic’s youngest prime minister and who played a small role in the buildup to the Iraq war, died on Thursday in Prague. He was 45. The cause was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou … prague – Bing News

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Former Czech PM Stanislav Gross dies at age 45

Former Czech Prime Minister Stanislav Gross in Prague in March 2009. (Photo: Rene Volfik, AP) PRAGUE (AP) — Stanislav Gross, who became the Czech Republic’s youngest prime minister but was forced to resign nine months later, has died at the age of 45. prague – Bing News

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Oscar-nominated Czech cameraman Miroslav Ondricek dies at 80

PRAGUE (AP) — Miroslav Ondricek, the Czech director of photography who was twice nominated for the Academy Awards, has died. He was 80. Czech public television announced Ondricek’s death Sunday, citing his son David, also a filmmaker. No cause was given. prague – Bing News

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Former Gopher, New Prague basketball star Ron Johnson dies

Former Gopher, New Prague basketball star Ron Johnson dies Former Gopher and New Prague basketball star Ron Johnson, 76, died unexpectedly of an aneurysm on Sunday night. Johnson, the state's first boys' high school basketball player to score 2,000 career points, became an icon as a sophomore. The 6-7 … Read more on Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Former Gopher, New Prague basketball star Ron Johnson dies

Former Gopher and New Prague basketball star Ron Johnson, 76, died unexpectedly of an aneurysm on Sunday night. Johnson, the state’s first boys’ high school basketball player to score 2,000 career points, became an icon as a sophomore. The 6-7 standout … prague – Bing News

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Former Gopher, New Prague basketball star Ron Johnson dies

Former Gopher and New Prague basketball star Ron Johnson, 76, died unexpectedly of an aneurysm on Sunday night. Johnson, the state’s first boys’ high school basketball player to score 2,000 career points, became an icon as a sophomore. The 6-7 standout … prague – Bing News

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