Jan Hein Donner bio

Birth Name: Jan Hein Donner

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: Netherlands

Date Of Birth: July6, 1927

Date Of Death: November 27, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Dutch

Jan Hein Donner was born on the 6th of July, 1927. He was popular for being a Chess Player. Dutch chess master who was a three time Dutch National Champion and played for the Netherlands in the Chess Olympiads 11 times.

Jan Hein Donner was born in Netherlands. He began playing chess when he was a boy. He is considered to be one of the most charismatic chess players of all time and was known for his outspoken and often outrageous columns about subjects such as women and politics.

Jan Hein Donner was a Cancer and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Jan Hein Donner was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Jan Hein Donner is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Jan Hein Donner’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jan Hein Donner’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Jan Hein Donner kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Jan Hein Donner was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Jan Hein Donner
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Jan Hein Donner was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Jan Hein Donner was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Jan Hein Donner had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Jan Hein Donner’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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