°5 April 1929 + 19 March 2008
Het verdriet van België
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Hugo Maurice Julien Claus was a Belgian. Hugo Claus was born on 5 April 1929 at Sint-Janshospitaal in Bruges, Belgium. Hugo Claus had Alzheimer's and decided to terminate his life by euthanasia at the Middelheim Ziekenhuis. Hugo Claus was educated in a boarding school.
Apart from being an producer and poet, he was an writer of stories, novels, film scripts, libretti and plays an artist and a translator. He won more than forty literary prizes. He wrote the most in Dutch he also wrote some poetry in English.