Pont, Dirk Frans

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Name
Pont, Dirk Frans Gender: M
born on 4 April 1893 at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )
Place Zaandam, Netherlands, 52n27, 4e49
Timezone LST m4e53 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 14°40' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 16°59 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 12°51'



Dirk Frans Pont
photo: Dirck Frans Wouter Pont, license gfdl

Biography

Dutch national socialist politician, who served as Mayor of Uithoorn (1925-1928), Mayor of Hillegom (1928-1937) and Mayor of Apeldoorn (1942-1945).

After the war, he was arrested and sentenced to imprisonment for three and a half years. His detention ended on 17 April 1948. He was not allowed to vote again nor to hold public office. He lost his Dutch citizenship, but this was restored in 1953.

Pont suffered heart problems and died in Hilversum on 14 February 1963.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Dutch)

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield cites birth record (dated 5 April 1893) quoted in "Moed en overmoed: een biografie van burgemeester Dirk Frans Pont" by Thea de Roos-van Rooden (Verloren, 2010), p. 13: "Dirk Frans Pont, roepnaam Frans, werd op 4 april 1893 om half zes in de ochtend geboren."

Translation: 'Dirk Frans Pont, also known as Frans, was born on 4 April 1893 at half past five in the morning.'

Categories

  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Heart
  • Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (National socialist)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Mayor)