Togt, Hans van der

From Astro-Databank
Jump to: navigation, search
Togt, Hans van der Gender: M
Hans Peter van Dongelen
born on 9 October 1947 at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )
Place Maastricht, Netherlands, 50n51, 5e41
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Schepel
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 15°02' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 08°13 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 00°06'

Hans van der Togt (2007)
photo: * Jody_Bernal,_unknown_and_Hans_van_der_Togt.jpg: Bas Sijpkes * derivative work:, license cc-by-2.0


Dutch television presenter.

Van der Togt was born in Maastricht and moved to Heemstede in 1953. After the MULO in Heemstede and the secondary hotel school in Tegernsee, Geramany , Van der Togt had several jobs in the catering industry as a waiter. He then became a steward at Lufthansa , but was fired for hashish smuggling from India . He was also a guide on tour boats.

In 1974 he moved to Amsterdam and in 1975 got a relationship with photographer Chris-Paul Stapels (b. 1942, Bandung). Het became presenter of the Dutch version of Wheel of Fortune (Rad van Fortuin, 1990-98). June 1998, shortly after the dismissal at RTL, this relationship broke up. Around april/may 1999, Stapel died of AIDS .

In November 2007, Van der Togt admitted in an open-hearted interview in the magazine Nieuwe Revu that he was an alcoholic and a heavy smoker. In addition, he said in the past that he had experimented extensively with all kinds of drugs. He was also open-hearted about loneliness and homosexuality .

In 2010 Van der Togt was a guest in the program De Wereld Draait Door, where he clearly said he would no longer aspire to a television career. In 2011 he played himself as a guest in the VARA-series Dr. Ellen. As a patient of Dr. Ellen, Van der Togt talked about his drinking problem and about the separation anxiety of his dog Hero.

In April 2013 he was suffering from prostate cancer. He had just gotten rid of his alcohol addiction. By the end of July 2013, the cancer had disappeared after seven radiation treatments. In October 2013 Van der Togt, after having lived in Amsterdam for 40 years, moved to the small village of Achlum in Friesland .

Link to Dutch Wikipedia


  • Health : Chronic illness April 2013 (Prostate cancer)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Social : Change of Lifestyle October 2013 (Left Amsterdam, moved to Achlum (Fr))
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Schepel mentions birth data in Sterrentijd 41 of summer 1993.


  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Alcohol
  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Drugs (experimented extensively with all kinds of drugs)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Gay
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality