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Bohumil Hrabal

Bohumil HrabalBorn: 28-Mar-1914
Birthplace: Brno-Zidenice, Moravia
Died: 3-Feb-1997
Location of death: Prague, Czechia
Cause of death: Defenestration
Remains: Buried, Hradistko City Cemetery, Prague, Czechia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: Czechia
Executive summary: Closely Watched Trains

Father: František Hrabal (stepfather, b. 1889)
Mother: Maryška Kiliánová ("Marie", b. 1894)
Wife: Eliška Plevova (m. 1956, d. 1987)

    Law School: Charles University in Prague (1946)

    Pearls of the Deep (7-Jan-1966) · Himself

Author of books:
Tanecní hodiny pro starsí a pokrocilé (1964, Dancing Lessons for the Advanced in Age)
Ostre sledované vlaky (1965, Closely Watched Trains)
Postriziny (1967, Cutting It Short)
Jak jsem obsluhoval anglického krále (1971, I Served the King of England)
Městečko, kde se zastavil čas (1973, The Little Town Where Time Stood Still)
Prílis hlucná samota (1976, Too Loud a Solitude)

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