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Josef Lada Net Worth

Josef Lada Net Worth is
$8 Million

Josef Lada Biography

Josef Lada (born 17 December 1887 in Hrusice, Bohemia – 14 December 1957 in Prague, buried at Olšany Cemetery) was a Czech painter and writer.He is best known as the illustrator of Jaroslav Hašek's World War One novel The Good Soldier Švejk. He produced nearly 600 cartoons of the Švejk characters, depicting Austria-Hungary officers and civil servants as incompetent, abusive and often drunk.All subsequent editions of Švejk used Lada's illustrations, except for the 2008/2009 Czech edition illustrated by Petr Urban.Born in the small village of Hrusice in a cobbler's family, he went to Prague at the age of 14 to become an apprentice binder. He loved to draw and paint. Entirely self-taught, he created his own style as a caricaturist for newspapers, and later as an illustrator. He wrote and illustrated the adventures of Mikeš, a little black cat who could talk.Lada produced landscapes, created frescoes and designed costumes for plays and films. Over the years he created a series of paintings and drawings depicting traditional Czech occupations.He won the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis in 1963. The asteroid 17625 Joseflada has been named after Lada.

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Date Of BirthDecember 17, 1887
Died1957-12-14
Place Of BirthHrusice, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary [now Czech Republic]
ProfessionWriter
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=1239800
Star SignSagittarius


Filmography

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
O zatoulané princezne1987story
O Popelákovi1986TV Movie fairy tale
Kater Mikesch1985TV Series book - 4 episodes
Budulínek Mandelinka1984TV Movie fairy tale
O chudém královstvícku1979TV Movie story
O líném Honzovi1977TV Movie fairy tale
Geschichten aus Holleschitz1976TV Movie novel
Nezbedná pohádka1976TV Movie story "O statecné princezne"
Kater Mikesch1964TV Series novel - 6 episodes
Wir warten auf's Christkind1960TV Series
Ríkadla1949Short book

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