Katapult bass player dies at 60

05-01-2009

Jiří Dědek Šindelář, the bass player for the Czech rock band Katapult, died in Prague on Monday at the age of 60. The news website idnes.cz reported he died of a serious lung disease. Katapult formed in Prague in the mid 1970s with Mr Šindelář as one of the band’s founding members.