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Living Torches Jan Palach 1969

By on 12 January 2014
Jan Palach statue

Jan Palach a student of the Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague who set himself on fire in Wenceslas Square on 16 January 1969. By this shocking act, he wanted to arouse the Czech public from lethargy following the August invasion of Czechoslovakia. Palach’s protest caused extraordinary reaction both in the Czech Republic and abroad. To this day, Jan Palach’s name is known worldwide. The above-mentioned events are introduced on these web pages in different ways.

More informations about Jan Palach HERE

 

Statue of Jan Palach at the Wenceslas Square in front of the National Museum

Jan Palach statue

Information from www.janpalach.cz

 

 

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