|Birthname||Michiel Steven Daniel Horn|
|born on||3 September 1939 at 17:00 (= 5:00 PM )|
|Place||Baarn, Netherlands, 52n13, 5e16|
|Timezone||LST m20e (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||10°14' 02°30 Asc. 07°51'|
Canadian professor and historian. His family migrated to Canada in 1952, settling in Victoria, British Columbia. He is currently a professor emeritus of history and university historian at Glendon College, York University, in Toronto, where he has worked since 1968.
- associate relationship with Scott, Frank (born 1 August 1899)
Sy Scholfield quotes "Becoming Canadian: Memoirs of an Invisible Immigrant" by Michiel Horn (University of Toronto Press, 1997), pp. 5-6: "Sunday, 3 September 1939. The British ultimatum demanding that Germany withdraw from Poland expired at 11:00 a.m. Greenwich mean time; the French ultimatum ran out later that day. After listening to the five o'clock news, Mother's sister, Phiet (Sophia), ran upstairs,where Mother was in labour. 'Frankrijk heeft oorlog verklaard' (France has declared war), my aunt reported. 'En ik heb een zoon erbij' (And I have another son), Mother replied. ... The time of birth, at least, is beyond dispute.... Father wrote in my baby's book ... 'Remarkable [is] that he was born on the precise point in time that France declared war on Germany.' ... My place of birth was Baarn..."
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian