May 1, 1830 Bruges West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Nov. 27, 1899 Bruges West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Guido Gezelle was a lyrical satirist and translator. Guido Gezelle was also the uncle of the famous Flemish author Stijn Streuvels (Frank Lateur). Guido Gezelle ended in 2005 at number 19 in the Flemish version of The Greatest Belgian.