Mirotice

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Mirotice

Mirotitz
Town
Statue of Mikoláš Aleš at the town square
Statue of Mikoláš Aleš at the town square
Flag of Mirotice
Flag
Coat of arms of Mirotice
Coat of arms
Mirotice is located in Czech Republic
Mirotice
Mirotice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°25′44.69″N 14°2′13.11″E / 49.4290806°N 14.0369750°E / 49.4290806; 14.0369750Coordinates: 49°25′44.69″N 14°2′13.11″E / 49.4290806°N 14.0369750°E / 49.4290806; 14.0369750
CountryCzech Republic
RegionSouth Bohemian
DistrictPísek
MunicipalityMirotice
First mentioned1254
Government
 • MayorMilan Brunclík
Area
 • Total25.53 km2 (9.86 sq mi)
Elevation
412 m (1,352 ft)
Population
(2006-08-28)
 • Total1,157
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
398 01
Websitewww.mirotice.cz/

Mirotice (German: Mirotitz) is a town in the Czech Republic. It is known as the birthplace of Mikoláš Aleš,[1] and of Benedikt Žák/Schack, the first performer (1791) of the role of Tamino in Mozart's world-famous opera The Magic Flute.

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