Otokar Fischer

Playwright, Author

1883 – 1938

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Who was Otokar Fischer?

Otokar Fischer was a Czech translator, playwright, poet and critic.

He was born in Kolín, Czech Republic.

He made new translations of Goethe, Shakespeare and Villon. He was a professor at Prague university and the director of Bohemian National Theatre in Prague.

Died of a heart attack in theatre in Prague, as he learned that Hitler's army had occupied Austria.

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Born
May 20, 1883
Kolín
Profession
Died
Mar 12, 1938
Prague

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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