Gustav Husak

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Birthday
10, 1913
Birthplace
Slovakia
Death Date
Nov 18, 1991 (78)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
10, 1913
Birthplace
Slovakia
Death Date
Nov 18, 1991 (78)

About

Former President of Czechoslovakia and leader of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia who served from 1975 to 1989. He helped restore his country after the bloody Prague Spring in 1968.

Before Fame

In 1933 he studied Law at Comenius University before joining the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia.

Trivia

He helped lead the 1944 Slovak National Uprising against Nazi Germany.

Family Life

He married Magda Husáková-Lokvencová and Viera Husáková-Čáslavská.

Associated With

He and Angela Davis are both famous communist thinkers.