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Jan Kubiš
Birth: Jun. 24, 1913
Death: Jun. 18, 1942

World War II Czech Partisan. A member of the Czech resistence to Nazi occupation, on May 27 1942,he and Josef Gabcik parachuted into Prague, attacked and killed Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich. After being betrayed, he committed suicide in the basement of the Cyril and Methodius Church in Prague rather than be handed over to the Nazis. His remains were destroyed by the Nazis. (bio by: Erik Lander) 
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Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Jun 28, 2005
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Jan Kubiš
Added by: Erik Lander
Jan Kubiš
Added by: Eman Bonnici
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- Kerstin
 Added: Aug. 27, 2016
I just watched the film 'Anthropoid': the story of how you, Josef Gabcik, and your fellow parachutists did away with 'The Butcher of Prague'. What courage it took, to go through with a suicidal mission, to show the world that Czechs and Slovaks could res...(Read more)
- Patricia F.
 Added: Aug. 15, 2016

- Bunny
 Added: Jun. 24, 2016
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