Hugo de Groot, alias "Hugo Grotius"

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Hugo de Groot

Also Known As: "Huig de Groot"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Death: Died in Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Place of Burial: Delft, Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Son of Johan Hugo Cornets de Groot and Aeltgen Fransdr Borren van Overschie
Husband of Maria van Reigersberg
Father of Pieter de Groot; Cornelis Cornets de Groot; Diederik de Groot van Kraayenburg; Cornelia de Groot; Maria de Groot and 1 other
Brother of Willem de Groot; Franciscus de Groot and Adriana Jansdr de Groot

Occupation: worked as a jurist in the Dutch Republic and laid the foundations for international law, based on natural law. He was also a philosopher, Christian apologist, playwright, and poet., Rechtsgeleerde
Managed by: George J. Homs
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About Hugo de Groot, alias "Hugo Grotius"

See the profile of Hugo de Groot on Wikipedia here. Hugo laid the foundations for international law.

Hugo de Groot - Portrait by Michiel Jansz. van Mierevelt, 1631

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Hugo de Groot, alias "Hugo Grotius"'s Timeline

1583
April 10, 1583
Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
1608
July 2, 1608
Age 25
Veere, Veere, Zeeland, The Netherlands
1613
February 2, 1613
Age 29
The Hague, The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands
1615
March 28, 1615
Age 31
Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
1618
October 10, 1618
Age 35
Rotterdam, Government of Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
1645
August 28, 1645
Age 62
Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
October 3, 1645
Age 62
Delft, Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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