Van Gulik, Robert

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Name
van Gulik, Robert Gender: M
born on 9 August 1910 at 06:25 (= 06:25 AM )
Place Zutphen, Netherlands, 52n09, 6e12
Timezone LST m4e53 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 15°46' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 03°33 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 05°11'



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Robert van Gulik
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Biography

Duch orientalist, diplomat, musician (of the guqin), and writer, best known for theJ udge Dee historical mysteries, the protagonist of which he borrowed from the 18th-century Chinese detective novel Dee Goong An.

His talents as a linguist suited him for a job in the Dutch Foreign Service, which he joined in 1935; and he was then stationed in various countries, mostly in East Asia (Japan and China).

He died 24 September 1967.


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Source Notes

Taeger quotes Meridian Dec 93, B.C.

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Diplomat
  • Vocation : Writers : Detective/ Mystery
  • Notable : Extraordinary Talents : For Languages

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