Dutch actors who deceased at age 65

Here are 2 famous actors from Netherlands died at 65:

Jos Brink

Jos Brink (June 19, 1942 Heiloo-August 17, 2007 Amsterdam) a.k.a. Josephus Gerardus Brink was a Dutch actor.

He died as a result of colorectal cancer.

Brink was not only an actor but also a television presenter, cabaret artist, and writer. He was known for his colorful personality and his contributions to the Dutch LGBT community. Brink was openly gay and used his platform to advocate for gay rights in the Netherlands. He was also a prominent figure in the Dutch theater scene and won several awards for his performances. Later in his career, Brink focused on writing and producing, creating successful TV shows and stage productions. He remained an influential and beloved figure in Dutch entertainment until his untimely death in 2007.

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Wik Jongsma

Wik Jongsma (April 4, 1943 Amsterdam-November 7, 2008 The Hague) a.k.a. Wiggert Marten Jongsma was a Dutch actor.

He died caused by prostate cancer.

Jongsma started his career in theater before transitioning to film and television. He appeared in many Dutch films and TV series during the 1970s and 1980s, including the popular TV series "Hollands Glorie" and the film "Max Havelaar". Jongsma was known for his ability to play complex and challenging roles, particularly those that dealt with social issues and political commentary.

Throughout his career, Jongsma was also involved in various social causes, particularly those related to housing and homelessness. He worked closely with organizations that aimed to provide affordable housing to lower income communities in Amsterdam and The Hague.

Jongsma's contributions to Dutch film and television have been recognized with various awards and honors, including a Best Supporting Actor award at the Nederlands Film Festival. He is remembered as a talented actor and passionate social activist who used his platform to make a positive impact on society.

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