Jan Zahradníček, Czech poet and translator (d. 1960) was born on January 17, 1905.

Jan Zahradníček was a Czech journalist, translator, and one of the most important Czech Catholic poets of the 20th century. Because of his faith and his anti-totalitarian work, he was imprisoned as an enemy of the Communist Party after the Communist coup of 1948.

Jan Zahradníček, Czech poet and translator (d. 1960) was born on January 17, 1905.

January 17, 1905

Jan Zahradníček, Czech poet and translator (d. 1960) was born on January 17, 1905.

Jan Zahradníček was a Czech journalist, translator, and one of the most important Czech Catholic poets of the 20th century. Because of his faith and his anti-totalitarian work, he was imprisoned as an enemy of the Communist Party after the Communist coup of 1948.