Ton van de Ven

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Ton van de Ven

Antonius Hendrikus Maria "Ton" van de Ven (1 January 1944 – 16 September 2015) was a Dutch industrial designer. He was best known for being the creative director at the Efteling theme park in Kaatsheuvel. He designed many things at the theme park between the mid-1970s and early 2000s, including ten rides.

Van de Ven was born in Eindhoven, North Brabant. He was married and had three children.

Van de Ven died from a cerebral hemorrhage on 16 September 2015 in Tilburg. He was 71.[1]

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  1. "Efteling-icoon Ton van de Ven overleden". Nederlandse Omroep Stichting (in Dutch). 16 September 2015. Retrieved 28 September 2015.