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C. Buddingh'

Dutch poet

Died when: 67 years 109 days (807 months)
Star Sign: Leo


C. Buddingh'

Cornelis "Kees" Buddingh' (7 August 1918 – 24 November 1985) was a Dutch poet, TV-presenter, translator.Amongst others he translated A Clockwork Orange and the complete works of William Shakespeare into Dutch.

His son Wiebe Buddingh‘ later became the translator of Harry Potter into the Dutch language.The C.Buddingh'-prijs literary award is named after him.

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