Dijkstra, Johan

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Dijkstra, Johan Gender: M
Johannes Dijkstra
born on 23 December 1896 at 20:30 (= 8:30 PM )
Place Groningen, Netherlands, 53n1208, 6e3309
Timezone LST m4e53 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 02°35' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 16°17 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 27°03'

Johan Dijkstra (with his wife Marie Dijkstra-van Veen in their living room in Groningen, around 1924)


Dutch artist, considered one of the major Groningen artists of the twentieth century.

He was a bookbinder, glazier, illustrator, painter and woodcarver.

He died on 21 February 1978 in Groningen.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Dutch)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth certificate n° 1757 in the online Groningen archives, p. 563/908: "des avonds te half zeven uur" (at six-thirty in the evening) [1].


  • Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Bookbinder, illustrator)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter)
  • Vocation : Misc. : Crafts (Glazier, woodcarver)