Maria Antoinette Bouwman
Mies Bouwman in 1979
|Died||26 February 2018 (aged 88)|
|Known for||Television shows|
Maria Antoinette "Mies" Bouwman (31 December 1929 – 26 February 2018) was a retired Dutch television presenter. She was born in Amsterdam. She started her career on the very first broadcasting evening of the Dutch broadcasting association KRO (Catholic Radio Broadcaster) on 16 October 1951.
Bouwman developed and hosted Eén van de acht. It was known in the UK as The Generation Game. She hosted many talk shows, as well as the Dutch version of This Is Your Life. She stopped her regular work after falling sick but has occasionally returned for special programs.
References[change | change source]
- "Mies Bouwman stopt definitief met tv werk (Mies Bouwman definitely stops with her TV work)". Trouw (in Dutch). 12 May 1993. Archived from the original on 2 March 2012.
- Birth of Television website on Open het Dorp, viewed 25 June 2010.
- Mies Bouwman (88) overleden (in West Frisian)
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Mies Bouwman at Wikimedia Commons