Constantijn Huygens

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Constantijn Huygens

Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
Death: Died
Place of Burial: The Hague, The Hague, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Son of Constantijn Huygens and Susanna van Baerle
Husband of Susanna Rijckaert
Brother of Christiaan Huygens; Lodewijk Huygens; Philips Huygens and Suzanna Consantijn Christiaan Huygens

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About Constantijn Huygens

Constantijn Huygens Jr., Lord of Zuilichem was a Dutch statesman and poet, mostly known for his work on scientific instruments (sometimes in conjunction with his younger brother Christiaan Huygens). But, he was also a chronicler of his times, revealing the importance of gossip. Besides he was an amateur draughtsman of landscapes.

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Constantijn Huygens's Timeline

March 10, 1628
Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
October 1697
Age 69
November 2, 1697
Age 69
The Hague, The Hague, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands