Goemans, Pieter Willem (pseud: Peter Shott) 6.jun.1925-8.jul.2000 Turkey, Constantinople (Istanbul) - Netherlands, Amstelveen
songwriter ; son of a Dutch ambassador in Constantinople Henderik Goemans (Rotterdam 6.jan.1898-) and Gladys Gertrude Shott (Amsterdam 1.jun.1899-)

an unknown source gives erroneously born Amsterdam Netherlands ; following is the notice in the newspaper Het Vaderland of 9.jun.1925 of his birth on the 6th in Stamboel (old dutch spelling for Istanboel) :

Title Parts

Aan de Amsterdamse grachten (The canals of Amsterdam). Song 1949
Man of all nations. Song
Xaviera Hollander

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