Rob van Reijn, Dutch mime artist, Died at 86


Rob van Reijn was born in 1929, and died on November 15, 2015.

He was a Dutch pantomime.

In 1950 he began acting, he frequently appeared in the theatre and was regular on television.

Van Reijn was born with a cleft lip.

In 1972 he founded the Rob van Reijn Theater.

After his Dutch farewell tour in 2000, he gave a series of performances in Johannesburg and at a school in Soweto.

Over 50 years Van Reijn had been on the shelves, without bringing out a word.

Van Reijn passed away at the age of 86.