Chriet Titulaer

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Chriet Titulaer
Chriet Titulaer (1984).jpg
In 1984
Born(1943-05-09)May 9, 1943
Venlo, Netherlands
DiedApril 23, 2017(2017-04-23) (aged 73)
Driebergen, Netherlands
ResidenceHouten, Netherlands
NationalityDutch
OccupationAstronomer, television presenter and writer
Years active1969-1990 (television)

Chriet Titulaer (May 9, 1943 – April 23, 2017) was a Dutch astronomer, former television presenter and popular science and technology writer.[1] He lived in Houten, Utrecht province. He was born in Hout-Blerick, Venlo, Limburg province.

In 1983 Titulaer began his own television production company Chriet Titulaer Producties BV and did much work for Teleac and the TROS. He presented popular science programmes such as Wondere Wereld (Miraculous World) and television courses such as Moderne Sterrenkunde (Modern Astronomy) and Nederland en het Weer (The Netherlands and the Weather).

Titulaer made a remarkable appearance on Dutch television because of his beard and Limburgian accent.

References[change | change source]

  1. (Dutch) Interview with Chriet Titulaer, WAVE magazine, July 1996

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