Grandfather of Saskia Fischer.
Favourite actor of Adolf Hitler.
He was the second oldest men living in Germany.
He has 2 daughters: Wiesje Ghijs (Wiesje Heesters) and Nicole Heesters.
His best-known role, as Count Danilo in Franz Lehar's operetta "The Merry Widow", he played 1,600 times; the Honore in the musical "Gigi", 750 times.