- October 2003
- He received the highest state award of the Czech Republic, the Order of the White Lion.
- May 2004
- A collection of interviews, notes and documents was published under the title “Briefly Please” (Prosím, stručně in original).
* 5. 10. 1936 Prague ✝ 18. 12. 2011 Hradecek
Writer and Dramatist; One of the first Spokesmen for Charter 77; Leading Figure of the Velvet Revolution of 1989; Last President of Czechoslovakia; and First President of the Czech Republic