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The American Friends of the Czech Republic and the Embassy of the Czech Republic are hosting a Gala Celebration at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, on November 1, 2018, at 6 pm, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the independence of Czechoslovakia. The event will honor Frederic V. Malek with the Václav Havel Award for the Advancement Civil Society, which will be presented by former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. The event salutes the most important anniversary in modern Czech history. On October 28, 1918, the Czech people regained independence after 300 years as a subject nation of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
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