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Herman Pieter de Boer
Dutch writer, journalist and lyricist
Died when: 85 years 326 days (1030 months)
Star Sign: Aquarius
Herman Pieter de Boer (9 February 1928 – 1 January 2014), also known as Johnny Austerlitz, was a Dutch writer, journalist and lyricist, whose career spanned over 55 years. Born in Rotterdam, South Holland, de Boer began his writing career in 1956 and wrote fifty novels. Herman Pieter de Boer died following a long illness during the early hours of 1 January 2014, aged 85, in Eindhoven, North Brabant.