Hoeve, Jan van der

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Hoeve, Jan van der Gender: M
born on 13 April 1878 at 22:30 (= 10:30 PM )
Place Santpoort, Netherlands, 52n25, 4e38
Timezone LMT m4e38 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 23°50' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 07°19 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 02°16'

Jan van der Hoeve


Dutch ophthalmologist recognised for his concept of the phakomatoses, often called neurocutaneous syndromes.

Van der Hoeve graduated from the University of Leiden and received his doctorate at the University of Bern. He became a professor of ophthalmology at the University of Groningen and later at the University of Leiden. Van der Hoeve became a member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1923. He was elected president of the Physical Section of the institute in 1932.

Jan van der Hoeve died on 26 April 1952 in Leiden at age 74.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from North Holland archives, born at "namiddags ten half elf ure" (half past ten at night).


  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician (Ophthalmologist)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Phakomatoses)