A river, about 346 km (215 mi) very long, of east Germany moving through Berlin toward Elbe River.
Havel, Václav Born 1936. Czech author and politician. A widely known playwright whose works are the Increased Difficulty of Concentration (1967) additionally the outdoors Party (1969), Havel became a civil rights leader after the Soviet intrusion of Czechoslovakia (1968). He had been chosen president of Czechoslovakia in 1990 following the failure of Communist government, but resigned in 1992. He served as president regarding the newly formed Czech Republic from 1993 to 2003.
Czech dramatist and statesman whose plays opposed totalitarianism and whom served as president of Czechoslovakia from 1989 to 1992 and president associated with Czech Republic since 1993 (born in 1936)