Frits Thors

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Frits Thors
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Frits Thors in an undated photo.
Alexander Frederik Paul Thors

(1909-09-13)13 September 1909
Died19 April 2014(2014-04-19) (aged 104)
Laren, North Holland, Netherlands
OccupationJournalist, television and news anchor
Years active1928–79

Alexander Frederik Paul "Frits" Thors (13 September 1909 – 19 April 2014) was a Dutch journalist and television and news anchor. He was best known for being the newscaster of the NTS-Journaal from 1965 until 1972.

Thors was born in on 13 September 1909 in Amsterdam, North Holland. He retired in 1979.[1]

Thors died from natural causes on 19 April 2014 in Laren, North Holland. He was 104.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Frits Thors biography". (in Dutch). Retrieved 10 February 2014.
  2. De Wolf, Ludwig (20 April 2014). "Nederlandse nieuwsanker Frits Thors (104) overleden" (in Dutch). De Redactie. Retrieved 21 April 2014.