Jan Soet (Biographical details)

Jan Soet (Dutch; Male; 1615 - 1674)

Also known as

Soet, Jan; Zoet, Jan; Zoek, Jan; Soet, H I

Biography

Dutch poet and dramatist. Also known as Jan Sot ("Jan the Fool"), allegedly had claimed that he was immortal. Apparently banned from Amsterdam in 1651 after the writing of a persiflage on the city council.