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Jaroslav Hasek

Jaroslav HasekAKA Jaroslav Hašek

Born: 30-Apr-1883
Birthplace: Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary
Died: 3-Jan-1923
Location of death: Lipnice nad Szavou, Czechoslovakia
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Old Cemetery, Lipnice, Czechia

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

Nationality: Czechia
Executive summary: The Good Soldier Svejk

Military service: Austrian Army (WWI)

Father: Josef Hašek (teacher, d. 1896 alcoholism)
Mother: Kateřina
Brother: Bohuslav (b. 1886)
Wife: Jarmila Mayerová (m. 1907, separated but did not divorce)
Son: Richard
Wife: (m. 1920)

    High School: Prague Commercial Academy (1902)

    Risk Factors: Alcoholism

Author of books:
Májové výkriki (1903, stories, trans. Shouts in May)
Kdyz clovek spadne v tatrá (1912, stories)
Dobrý voják Švejk a jiné povidné historky (1912, novel, pub. posthumously, trans. The Good Soldier Švejk and His Fortunes in the World War)

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