View Namesake: Jan Poortvliet
GIVEN NAME(S): Jan
BIRTH DATE: 1955 September 21
BIRTH PLACE: Arnemuiden, the Netherlands
DESCRIPTION: Now-retired Dutch soccer player whose position in the team was usually that of defender. He earned 19 caps for the Dutch national soccer team, representing The Netherlands at the 1978 FIFA World Cup as well as the UEFA European Soccer Championship of the year 1980.