The oldest Czech man dies
The oldest Czech man, Karel Kašpárek, has died on Sunday night in the town of Náchod. Mr. Kašpáerk, who was also born in Náchod, celebrated his 107th birthday this past December. He has lived in Náchod’s home for the elderly for the past 12 years, but was self-sufficient until fairly recently. The oldest living Czech woman, Evangelie Čarasová who was born in Greece, celebrated her 109th birthday in February. According to official figures from June, there are 850 centenarians living in the Czech Republic.