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 Jotie 'T Hooft

Jotie 'T Hooft

Original Name Johan Geraard Adriaan
Birth
Oudenaarde, Arrondissement Oudenaarde, East Flanders (Oost-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Death 5 Oct 1977 (aged 21)
Bruges, Arrondissement Brugge, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Burial Oudenaarde, Arrondissement Oudenaarde, East Flanders (Oost-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Plot Close to the left wall upon entering the park-entry (side-Dijkstraat)
Memorial ID 20414 · View Source
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Poet, Writer. He was a very talented neo-romantic poet who died at the age of 21. After his death he became a kind of cult figure. He was however quite known already during his short career. There have been written some books on him recently, including an edition of his poems and an edition on his letters.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 22 Feb 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20414
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jotie 'T Hooft (9 May 1956–5 Oct 1977), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20414, citing Oudenaarde Cemetery, Oudenaarde, Arrondissement Oudenaarde, East Flanders (Oost-Vlaanderen), Belgium ; Maintained by Find A Grave .