Dutch legal scholarDied when: 65 years 343 days (791 months)
Star Sign: Libra
Johannes Voet, also known as John Voet (3 October 1647 – 11 September 1713) was a Dutch jurist whose work remains highly influential in modern Roman-Dutch law.
Voet is one of the so-called "old authorities" of Roman-Dutch law, along with Hugo Grotius, Simon van Leeuwen (nl), , Gerhard Noodt, , Cornelius van Bynkershoek, , Gerloff Scheltinga (de), Willem Schorer (nl), , J.
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