Gezelle, Guido

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Gezelle, Guido Gender: M
born on 1 May 1830 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Bruges, Belgium, 51n13, 3e14
Timezone LMT m3e14 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 10°34' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 29°31 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 24°00'

Guido Gezelle


Flemish language writer and poet and a Roman Catholic priest from Belgium.

For his linguistical mastery, Gezelle is till today considered one of the most important poets in Dutch.

He died 27 November 1899.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Taeger quotes Lescaut quoting Luc de Marre.

Sy Scholfield quotes same data in "Guido Gezelle, Flemish poet-priest" by Hermine J. Van Nuis (Greenwood Press, 1986), p. 14: "About Guido's birth at noon, he [his father] reportedly quipped, 'He came just in time for lunch.'"


  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet