Oldest Czech dies at 107

The oldest Czech, Marie Smejkalová, died at the age of 107 in her home in Kroměříž, eastern Moravia, on Wednesday, the Czech news agency ČTK reported. Ms Smejkalová, who celebrated her 107th birthday in September, was active despite her age, and even cast her vote in November’s regional elections. She is the fourth oldest Czech who died at the age of 107.

Author: Jan Richter