Belgian actors who deceased at age 71

Here are 1 famous actors from Belgium died at 71:

Wannes Van de Velde

Wannes Van de Velde (April 29, 1937 Antwerp-November 10, 2008 Antwerp) a.k.a. Van de Velde, Wannes or Willy Cecile Johannes Van de Velde was a Belgian singer, actor, composer, musician and poet.

He died caused by leukemia.

Wannes Van de Velde is widely regarded as one of the most influential musicians in Flemish culture. He played a vital role in the Flemish folk music revival and was instrumental in popularizing traditional Flemish folk songs. Throughout his career, he released more than 25 albums and collaborated with some of the leading folk musicians in Europe. His songs and music have been covered by numerous artists, and his legacy continues to inspire generations of Flemish musicians. Apart from his contribution to music, Wannes Van de Velde was also a respected actor and poet, and his work in these fields was equally valued by the Flemish community. He received numerous awards and honors during his lifetime, and his influence on the cultural landscape of Belgium and beyond has been immense.

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