Dutch actors who deceased in 1976

Here are 3 famous actors from Netherlands died in 1976:

Johan Kaart

Johan Kaart (February 17, 1897 Amsterdam-February 2, 1976 Amsterdam) also known as Kaart, Johan, Johannes Antonius Kaart, Johan Kaart jr., Johan Kaart Jr or Johan Kaart sr. was a Dutch actor.

He was best known for his work in cabaret and musical theater, having appeared in a number of notable productions throughout his career. Kaart began acting in the early 1920s, making his debut in a production of "De Jantjes". He became a popular figure in the Dutch cabaret scene, working with well-known performers such as Louis Davids and Simon Carmiggelt. In addition to his stage work, Kaart also appeared in a number of films, including "Ciske de Rat" and "Fanfare". He was renowned for his comedic timing and ability to bring humor to even the most serious of roles. Kaart received numerous accolades for his work throughout his career, including the Order of Orange-Nassau and an honorary doctorate from the Free University of Amsterdam. He passed away in 1976 at the age of 78.

Han Bentz van den Berg

Han Bentz van den Berg (October 12, 1917 Blaricum-July 3, 1976 Drachten) was a Dutch actor.

Van den Berg started his acting career in the theatre in the 1940s and went on to perform in over 80 plays. He was also a well-known radio voice actor and made appearances in several Dutch films and television shows. He was particularly praised for his portrayal of Shakespearean characters like Othello and King Lear. Van den Berg was also a dedicated teacher, providing acting workshops and coaching for young actors. He received several awards during his career, including the Arlecchino award in 1975 for his role in the play "De Spaanse Hoer." Van den Berg passed away in 1976 at the age of 58.

Adriaan Van Hees

Adriaan Van Hees (May 3, 1910 Rotterdam-December 2, 1976 Flushing) otherwise known as Ad v. Hees was a Dutch actor.

He began his acting career in the 1930s and went on to appear in numerous theater productions, films, and television shows in the Netherlands. Van Hees was known for his versatile acting skills and played a variety of roles ranging from comedic to dramatic. His notable appearances include the films "Malle Gevallen" (1940), "De Avonden" (1960), and "Erik of het klein insectenboek" (1979). He also acted in popular Dutch television shows like "Dagboek van een herdershond" and "Kunt u mij de weg naar Hamelen vertellen, mijnheer?". Aside from acting, Van Hees also worked as a theater director and helped launch the careers of many young actors in the Netherlands. He passed away in 1976 at the age of 66, leaving behind a legacy as one of the most respected actors in Dutch theater and film.

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