Hugo Claus

individual
Life Dates:
April 5 1929 – March 19 2008
Nationality:
Flemish
Artist Biography:
Hugo Maurice Julien Claus (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦyˑɣoˑ klɒˑu̯s]; April 5, 1929 – March 19, 2008) was a leading Belgian author, writing primarily in Dutch. He was prominent as a novelist, poet, playwright, painter and film director. His death by euthanasia, which is legal in Belgium, led to considerable controversy.

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