Wim Brands Biography
Wim Brands (Brummen, 29 March 1959 – Amsterdam, 4 April 2016) was a Dutch poet, journalist and TV presenter.
Wim Brands is a famous Poet, who was born on March 29, 1959 in Netherlands.
According to Astrologers, Wim Brands zodiac sign is Aries
In 1978, the then 19-year-old Brands made his debut as a poet in Hollands Maandblad [nl] . His work appeared in literary magazines and he published several books, some of which involved poetry: Inslag (1985), Koningen, de gehavende (1990), Zwemmen in de nacht (1995), In de metro (1997), De schoenen van de buurman (1999), Ruimtevaart (2005), Neem me mee, zei de hond (2010), Serendipiteit: over ontdekkingslust en wetenschap (2014), Sterven is doodeenvoudig: iedereen kan het (2014) and finally ’s Middags zwem ik in de Noordzee (2014). He was also a member of the jury of ECI Literatuurprijs.
Wim Brands Net Worth
Wim Brands is one of the richest Poet. Wim Brands is also listed on the elit list of Richest Poet born on March 29 . According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Wim Brands net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.
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Wim Brands was last seen as presenter on the television show Boeken on 20 March 2016. He had been presenting this program for the last 11 years of his life. The program was then taken over a week later by Jeroen van Kan, who later reported that Brands medical condition prevented him from presenting the show. On 4 April 2016 Brands died aged 57. The broadcaster VPRO later reported that Brands suffered from depression and that it eventually resulted into him taking his own life.
In 2013/2014 he was Writer in Residence at University College London.
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Brands began his career working as a journalist at Leidsch Dagblad and Vrij Nederland. Since 1987, Brands has worked for the Dutch broadcaster VPRO. He was one of the producers and presenters of the radioshow De Avonden. Brands was most recognised as a presenter of the television show Boeken on contemporary literature. In 2009, he received a medal of honor from the writer’s association Vereniging van Letterkundigen (VvL).
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Facts & Trivia
Ranked on the list of most popular Poet. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Netherlands.
On 26 January 2012, Compaan Uitgevers published his anthology De vijftig beste gedichten van Wim Brands (50 of the best Poems by Wim Brands).