Tuesday, 17 January 2012

Jan Pallach

Jan Palach was a Czech student who on 16/01/69 committed suicide in protest against the USSR occupation of his country. This happened on my birthday and as a teenager made a great impact on me. Since the Velvet Revolution he has been honoured in his home country.

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