Bakker, Piet

From Astro-Databank
Jump to: navigation, search
Bakker, Piet Gender: M
born on 10 August 1897 at 17:00 (= 5:00 PM )
Place Rotterdam, Netherlands, 51n55, 4e29
Timezone LST m4e53 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 18°15' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 23°42 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 00°22'


Dutch journalist and author. He was joint editor for many years of the weekly magazine Elseviers Weekblad.

His most famous work was the trilogy written between 1941 and 1946 dealing with the experiences of the street urchin Ciske Vrijmoeth, alias Ciske the Rat. These novels sold in their hundreds of thousands, and later appeared in translation in more than ten other countries. The story has been filmed twice, in 1955 and 1984, and a musical version is planned for October 2007.

He died 1 April 1960.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Gauquelin vol 6


  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction