Elsschot, Willem

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Elsschot, Willem Gender: M
De Ridder, Alfons
born on 7 May 1882 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Antwerp, Belgium, 51n13, 4e25
Timezone LST m4e21 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 16°42' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 06°15 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 07°20'

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Willem Elsschot
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Pseudonym of Alfons De Ridder. Flemish novelist and poet, the author of a small but remarkable oeuvre, whose laconic style and ironic observation of middle-class urban life mark him as one of the outstanding Flemish novelists of the first half of the 20th century.

He died 1 June 1960.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Gauquelin vol 6


  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet