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Joop C. Swart

Joop C. Swart, Dutch journalist. Decorated Officer Oranje-Nassau (Netherlands). Served to captain Royal Netherlands Army, 1946-1951.

Background

  • Swart, Joop C. was born on February 3, 1925 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Son of Han H. and Johanna A. (Mittelmeyer) Swart.

  • Education

    • Philosophicum, Mill Hill Congregation, Hoorn, Haelen, Netherlands, 1946. Magazine editor Geillustreerde Pers, Amsterdam, 1951-1974. Director magazine division Verenigde Nederlandse Uitgeversbedrijven, Amsterdam, 1974-1979, director special editorial projects, since 1979.

      Editor De Tijd, Amsterdam, 1981-1987, Flying Dutchman, since 1981. President World Press Photo Holland Foundation, Amsterdam, since 1970.

    Career

    • Editor De Tijd, Amsterdam, 1981-1987, Flying Dutchman, since 1981.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served to captain Royal Netherlands Army, 1946-1951.

    Connections

    • Married Josephine Virginie Hamers, June 29, 1953.
    • father: Han H. Swart
    • mother: Johanna A. (Mittelmeyer) Swart
    • spouse: Josephine Virginie Hamers
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    Born February 3, 1925
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