Lidové noviny : 2020-06-30

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LÉTO LN 13 LIDOVÉ NOVINY Úterý 30. června 2020 Known as the Forces’ Sweetheart, Lynn struck a chord with soldiers fighting overseas and with the public back home through her performanc­es and records, including “The White Cliffs of Dover”. To mark her 100th birthday in 2017, a giant image of Lynn as a young woman was projected onto those white cliffs and a new album released. She was back in the headlines in April when Queen Elizabeth used words from Lynn’s song to tell the country “We will meet again” and urged people to show resolve during the coronaviru­s lockdown. Lynn died on Thursday morning surrounded by close relatives, her family said in a statement to British media. “Dame Vera Lynn’s charm and magical voice entranced and uplifted our country in some of our darkest hours,” Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote on Twitter. “Her voice will live on to lift the hearts of generation­s to come.” She died on the day Johnson and Látce rozumíte bezpečně teprve tehdy, ... LETNÍ KŘÍŽOVKA Albert Einstein Tajenku z dnešního dne zasílejte na adresu Léto LN, AMC, Karla Engliše 519/11, 150 00 Praha 5 – Smíchov do 31. 7. 2020. Rovněž ji můžete zaslat e-mailem na Výherce odměníme knihami.

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