Dutch History (Part 11)

Historical Events

Events 1001 - 1,100 of 1,634

  • 1942-02-28 1st weapon drop on Netherlands
  • 1942-02-28 Japanese land in Java, last Allied bastion in Dutch East Indies
  • 1942-03-08 KNIL, Dutch colonial army on Java, surrenders to Japanese armies
  • 1942-03-18 Illegal Free Netherlands announces boycott of theaters
  • 1942-04-10 Cigarettes & candy rationed in Holland
  • 1942-04-20 German occupiers forbids Dutch access to their beach
  • 1942-04-29 Jews forced to wear a Jewish Star in Netherlands & Vichy-France
  • 1942-05-03 Nazis execute 72 OD'ers in reprisial in Sachsenhausen, Netherlands
  • 1942-05-03 Nazis require Dutch Jews to wear a Jewish star
  • 1942-05-04 German occupiers imprison 450 prominent Dutch as hostages
  • 1942-05-15 Nazi occupiers in Netherlands arrest 2,000 Dutch officers
  • 1942-05-16 1st transport of British/Dutch prisoners to South Burma

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1942-05-17 Dutch SS vows loyalty to Hitler

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • 1942-06-09 German-Neth press reports, 3 million Dutch sent to East-Europe

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1942-06-20 Adolf Eichmann proclaims deportation of Dutch Jews

SS officer Adolf Eichmann
SS officer
Adolf Eichmann
  • 1942-07-13 German occupiers imprison 800 prominent Dutch as hostages
  • 1942-07-15 Dutch Jews invoked for "Labor camps"
  • 1942-07-16 Jews transported from Holland to extermination camp
  • 1942-07-26 RC churches protest, Dutch bishops stand against spread of Judaism
  • 1942-07-30 German occupiers set night curfew on Jews in Netherlands
  • 1942-08-01 German occupier demands listing of all Dutch telephone subscribers
  • 1942-08-02 250 Dutch Catholic Jews arrested, transported to Amersfoort camp
  • 1942-08-04 German occupier orders all Dutch homing pigeons killed
  • 1942-08-06 -8] Riots by Dutch Jews
  • 1942-08-07 Dutch resistance bombs Rotterdam railway
  • 1942-10-07 Last camouflaged German raider Komet leaves Flushing (Netherlands)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1942-11-19 Joseph Goebbels visits "German Theatre in the Netherlands"

Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information Joseph Goebbels
Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information
Joseph Goebbels
  • 1942-12-06 Queen Wilhelmina announces Dutch Commonwealth
  • 1942-12-10 Hitler names Anton Mussert "leader of the Dutch people"
  • 1942-12-11 Australian Dutch guerrilla troops evacuated to Timor near Australia
  • 1942-12-13 Seyss-Inquart allows Dutch Nazi Anton Mussert to call himself Leader
  • 1943-02-01 Mussert forms pro-Nazi shadow cabinet in Netherlands
  • 1943-02-09 Nazis arrest Dutch sons of rich parents
  • 1943-02-17 Dutch churches protest at Seyss-Inquart against persecution of Jews
  • 1943-02-18 1st edition of Dutch resistance newspaper "Trouw"
  • 1943-02-21 Dutch RC bishops protest against persecution of Jews
  • 1943-03-11 Nazi Militia forms in Netherlands
  • 1943-03-17 Physician Willem J Kolff performs the world's first 'hemodialysis' using his artificial kidney machine, however the treatment is unsuccessful and the patient dies, the Netherlands
  • 1943-03-22 Dutch work week extended to 54 hour
  • 1943-03-25 97% of all Dutch physicians strike againt nazi registration
  • 1943-04-06 Lou Jansen, leader of illegal Dutch political party (CPN) arrested
  • 1943-04-12 Dutch Catholic University Nijmegen closed
  • 1943-04-16 40 NZ bombers attack Haarlem, Netherlands (85 killed)
  • 1943-04-27 Lou Jansen & Jan Dieters, leaders of the illegal CPN party in Holland, arrested
  • 1943-04-30 Dutch strike against forced labor in Nazi Germany's war industry
  • 1943-05-01 German Wehrmacht deployed in order to break Dutch strikes
  • 1943-05-07 Dutch men 18-35 obliged to report to labor camps
  • 1943-05-13 German occupiers attempt to confiscate all radios in the Netherlands
  • 1943-05-22 RAF scatters 1st copies of "The Flying Hollander"
  • 1943-06-23 Dutch artsens protest against nazis
  • 1943-06-25 Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Reichskommissar in the Netherlands, orders mass arrests of Dutch physicians
  • 1943-06-27 Elly Dammers throws Dutch record spear (41,43m)
  • 1943-06-27 Fanny Blankers-Koen runs Dutch record 200m (24.5)

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

1943-07-08 Nationaal-Socialistische Beweging (Dutch National Socialist Movement) leader Anton Mussert meets with Heinrich Himmler

Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS Heinrich Himmler
Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS
Heinrich Himmler
  • 1943-07-29 Nazi's evacuate Hollandsche Theater in Amsterdam
  • 1943-08-08 Vegetables & fruit rationed in Holland
  • 1943-08-10 Dutch submarine attacks Hertenbeest Island, NW Bali
  • 1943-09-07 987 Dutch Jewish transported to Auschwitz Concentration Camp
  • 1943-09-27 Dutch opposition newspaper "The Slogan" publishes KZ-Lower letter
  • 1943-10-10 US bombers accidentally strike Enschede, Netherlands, causing 151 deaths
  • 1943-11-03 P-47D Thunderbolt shot down above North Holland
  • 1943-11-12 Landwacht (NSB-political party) forms in Netherlands
  • 1944-02-28 Arrests of the ten-Boom family in Nazi occupied Netherlands (Haarlem) through a Dutch collaborator on charges of hiding Jews
  • 1944-03-11 Dutch resistance fighter Joop Westerweel arrested
  • 1944-04-20 Dutch Communist Party resistance fighter John Postma sentence to death
  • 1944-04-22 Allies land near Hollandia, New-Guinea
  • 1944-04-29 Raid by Dutch Resistance on the National Printing Office in The Hague to procure 10,000 Dutch identity cards.
  • 1944-05-09 Dutch resistance fighter Gerard Musch arrested
  • 1944-05-17 Operation Straightline: Allies land in Dutch New Guinea
  • 1944-05-19 240 gypsies transported to Auschwitz from Westerbork, Netherlands
  • 1944-06-08 Dutch Resistance fighter Frans Duwaer arrested
  • 1944-08-09 12 workers of Dutch illegal paper "Trouw" executed at Camp Vught
  • 1944-08-15 Allied air raid on train in North Netherlands, 32 killed
  • 1944-08-16 Dutch begin diplomatic contact with Vatican in London
  • 1944-08-23 94.5°F (34.7°C) in De Bilt Netherlands & 101.5°F (38.6°C) in Warnsvelt
  • 1944-08-28 US air raid on Ambon Island, Dutch East Indies

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1944-09-03 68th & last transport of Dutch Jews (including Anne Frank) from Westerbork leaves for Auschwitz concentration camp

Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust Anne Frank
Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust
Anne Frank
  • 1944-09-05 "Mad Tuesday" 65,000 Dutch nazi collaborators flee to Germany
  • 1944-09-05 Belgium, Luxembourg & Netherlands sign customs Unity treaty
  • 1944-09-05 Dutch Armed Forces forms, under prince Bernhard
  • 1944-09-07 Strongest Hurricane of century in Netherlands (wind force 12)
  • 1944-09-09 Resistance fighter Jaap Musch arrested in Nijverdal, Netherlands
  • 1944-09-09 US 113th cavalry passes Belgian-Dutch borders
  • 1944-09-09 Very strong hurricane hits Netherlands
  • 1944-09-14 6,500 Dutch/Indonesian captives sent to Junyo Maru
  • 1944-09-17 Dutch begin railroad strike against German occupiers
  • 1944-09-28 Battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands
  • 1944-09-30 Dutch General Mine Workers Union (ABWM) forms
  • 1944-10-06 Royal Dutch Navy submarine Zwaardvis (Swordfish) sinks German submarine U168 in the Java Sea
  • 1944-10-29 1st Polish Armoured Division liberates Breda, Netherlands
  • 1944-10-30 Tholen Island (Netherlands) freed during WWII
  • 1944-11-01 World War II: Units of the British Army land at Walcheren in the Netherlands.
  • 1944-11-03 Allied commandos land at Westkapelle, on the Dutch island of Walcheren
  • 1944-11-17 -Nov 19] Nazi raids in Dutch NE Polder
  • 1944-11-28 In reprisal 40 Dutch men are executed by Nazis
  • 1944-12-01 Mail routing resumes in free South Netherlands
  • 1944-12-10 9 Dutch citizens hanged by nazis
  • 1944-12-14 German occupiers forbid use of electricity in parts of Holland
  • 1945-01-23 Dutch Premier Gerbrandy, exiled in London, tenders his resignation
  • 1945-01-27 Nazi occupiers forbid food transport to West (The Netherlands)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1001 - 1,100 of 2,717

  • 1891-04-09 John Gobau, Flemish/Dutch actor (Electricity, Hostage Rights)
  • 1891-05-04 Johan W F Werumeus Buning, Dutch poet (Daily Bread)
  • 1891-05-24 Benedictus H Danser, Dutch botanist
  • 1891-05-25 Robert W P Peereboom, Dutch editor in chief (Haarlem Newspaper)
  • 1891-06-07 Koos [Jacobus J] Vorrink, Dutch politician (SDAP/AJC/PvdA)
  • 1891-07-08 Elisabeth Zernike, Dutch writer (Poor Part, Bruidstijd)
  • 1891-07-23 Maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao)
  • 1891-08-09 Max Tak, Dutch violinist/radio commentator
  • 1891-08-26 Emmy van Lokhorst, Dutch author
  • 1891-10-21 John Metzelaar, Dutch/US (About Tropical Atl Visschen)
  • 1891-10-24 Geertruida M W "Truus" Bakker, Dutch actress (The Two Orphans)
  • 1891-11-01 Dirk Vollenhoven, Dutch composer/philosopher
  • 1891-11-05 Mary Dorna, Dutch author
  • 1891-12-01 Foppe G Scheltema, Dutch lawyer (wreck laws)
  • 1892-02-01 Rudolf Mengelberg, Dutch composer and musicologist (Amsterdam Concert Hall), born in Krefeld (d. 1959)
  • 1892-02-09 Barend ter Haar, Dutch lawyer (Indonesian adat justice)
  • 1892-04-15 Corrie ten Boom, Dutch author and Holocaust survivor (d. 1983)
  • 1892-05-16 Coenraad B van Haeringen, linguist/etymologist (Dutch Dictionary)
  • 1892-05-22 Louis van Tulder, Dutch tenor (From Office Stool to High C)
  • 1892-05-27 Sara Heyblom, Dutch actress (Pygmalion, Fietsen naar de Maan)
  • 1892-07-21 Gijsbert Friedhoff, Dutch architect (Wibautstrat tax office, Amsterdam), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1892)
  • 1892-07-29 Ernst van Raalte, Dutch journalist (Seen, heard... wrote), born in Rotterdam, South Holland (d. 1975)
  • 1892-07-29 Karel L Baars, Dutch actor (White Slaves Trade)
  • 1892-09-17 Hendrik F Andriessen, Dutch organist/composer (Ballade of Merel)
  • 1892-10-27 Victor E van Vriesland, Dutch poet/critic (Mirror of Dutch Poetry)
  • 1892-10-28 Eduard J Dijksterhuis, Dutch mathematician/historian (Fall & Throw)
  • 1893-02-11 Johan C P Alberts, Dutch literary (Festival)
  • 1893-02-12 Marcel G J Minnaert, Dutch astronomer
  • 1893-04-11 Johannes T Thijsse, Dutch founder (Waterloopkundig lab Delft)
  • 1893-05-02 Beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien) [or May 13, 1912]
  • 1893-06-12 Kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/radio play director (Paul Vlaanderen)
  • 1893-06-19 Adriaan F Dussenbroek, Dutch family dr/co-founder (Union National Arubano)
  • 1893-06-29 Antoon Schweigmann, Dutch religious poet/resistance fighter
  • 1893-09-03 Florrie Rodrigo, Dutch dancer/choreography/teacher (Schepelingen)
  • 1893-09-17 Abel J Herzberg, Russ/Dutch writer (Persecution of Jews)
  • 1893-09-27 Joannes DM Cornelissen, Dutch historian (Hooft & Tacitus)
  • 1893-10-18 Sidney Holland, NZ, PM of NZ (1949-57)
  • 1893-10-27 Johan G Dancer, Dutch poet (Meetings)
  • 1893-10-29 Johannes F "Johan" Bakker Jr, Dutch actor
  • 1893-10-30 Jan M Romein, Dutch historian (Low Countries at Sea)
  • 1893-11-06 August Defresne, Dutch playwright/director (Uninhabited Island)
  • 1893-11-14 Piet Moeskops, Dutch world champ cyclist (1921-24, 26)
  • 1893-11-16 Cornelis J van der Klauw, Dutch biologist/zoologist
  • 1894-01-18 Wilhelm HC Tenhaeff, Dutch parapsychologist
  • 1894-04-02 Rudolph P Cleveringa, Dutch anti-nazi lawyer
  • 1894-05-11 Anton A Mussert, Dutch nazi leader (NSB)
  • 1894-05-30 Hubertus J van Mook, Dutch minister of Colonies (1942-45)
  • 1894-07-18 Bernard Wagenaar, Arnhem Holland, composer (3 Songs for Chinese)
  • 1894-07-26 Ludovicus J Rogier, Dutch historian (Henric van Veldeken)
  • 1894-08-03 John H van Maarseveen, Dutch minister of Justice/Internal minister
  • 1894-08-13 Ferdinand Sassen, Dutch philosopher/director
  • 1894-08-17 Johan Polet, Dutch sculptor
  • 1894-09-08 Willem FJ Pijper, Dutch composer/critic
  • 1894-09-13 Anton Roosjen, Dutch politician/NCRV-chairman
  • 1894-09-30 Dirk J Bush, Dutch/US mathematician (Concise History of Mathematics)
  • 1894-10-07 Herman Dooyeweerd, Dutch philosopher/lawyer
  • 1894-10-12 Elisabeth A de Vreugd, chambermaid of Dutch queen
  • 1894-12-17 Hans [Henry] Kramers, Dutch theoretical physicist (quantum mechanics)
  • 1895-01-04 Lourens G M Baas Becking, Dutch botanist/resistance fighter
  • 1895-02-04 Annie [Anna HM] Romein-Verschoor, Dutch historian (Erflaters)
  • 1895-03-03 Alexander Nicolaas Voormolen, Dutch composer (d. 1980)
  • 1895-04-19 Anton F Pieck, Den Helder, Netherlands, illustrator (Efteling, Kaatsheuvel)
  • 1895-05-08 James H. "Dutch" Kindelberger, American aerospace pioneer (d. 1962)
  • 1895-07-10 Maarten P Vrij, Dutch lawyer/criminologist/member High Court
  • 1895-10-02 Louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian
  • 1895-10-08 Jeanne G van Schaik-Willing, Dutch author (Sinner & the Girl)
  • 1895-12-05 Henriette H Bosmans, Dutch cellist/pianist/composer
  • 1896-01-05 Hendrik Algra, Dutch MP (ARP)
  • 1896-02-21 Sylvain Poons, Dutch cabaret performer (Blue Jackets)
  • 1896-02-26 Eduard Flipse, Dutch conductor/composer
  • 1896-04-03 Douwe Kalma, Dutch literary/leader (Young Frisian Movement)
  • 1896-05-13 Charles F Pahud de Mortanges, Dutch equestrian (Olympic-gold-1928, 32)
  • 1896-05-28 Marius Monnikendam, Dutch choir composer
  • 1896-07-16 Mauritius R J Dekker [Boris Robazki], Dutch writer (Merkteken)
  • 1896-08-17 Henry P de Vries, Dutch painter/poet (Laws of the Americas)
  • 1896-12-05 Willem F M Lampe, Dutch ambassador of the Dutch Antilles
  • 1896-12-15 Paul R Citroen, Dutch sculptor
  • 1896-12-21 Carl Romme, Dutch catholic foreman/KVP-min Socialist Business
  • 1897-02-05 Dirk U Stikker, director (Heineken)/Dutch foreign minister/NATO
  • 1897-02-17 Johan[nes A] Kaart, Dutch actor/stage manager (My Fair Lady)
  • 1897-03-24 Charles Eyck, Dutch painter/sculptor
  • 1897-04-01 Willem H van de Pol, Dutch theologist (Christian Dilemma)
  • 1897-04-16 Jaap Vranken, Dutch organist/composer (Stabat Mater)
  • 1897-04-17 Antonius F "Anton" Coolen, Dutch author (Village by the River)
  • 1897-06-22 Norbert Elias, English/Dutch philosopher (Process of Civilization)
  • 1897-07-24 Elmar Berkovich, Hungarian/Dutch designer (Eindhoven Theatre)
  • 1897-07-28 Emmy Arbous, [Emilia J Henke], Dutch actress (Little Rascal)
  • 1897-07-30 Jacques de Kadt, Dutch politician/writer (Fascism is War!)
  • 1897-08-10 Piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch novelist (Ciske the Rat)
  • 1897-08-27 Ad van Emmenes, Dutch soccer reporter
  • 1897-09-26 Wilhelmina J "Willy" Haak, Dutch actress/act teacher (Goethe/Brecht)
  • 1897-12-04 Mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker)
  • 1897-12-26 Willie Corsari, [Wilhelmina A Schmidt], Dutch writer
  • 1898-01-03 Johannes Hin, Holland, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1920)
  • 1898-01-13 Pedro DE Teixeira de Mattos, Dutch diplomat
  • 1898-01-22 Ben van Eysselsteijn, Dutch writer (Arid Earth)
  • 1898-02-02 Josephina J "Fien" de la Mar, Dutch actress (Theatre De la Mar)
  • 1898-02-19 Lauwrens Voorthuyzen, [Lou de Palingboer], Dutch sect leader
  • 1898-02-22 Anton de Kom, Surinam/Dutch worker's union leader/resistance fighter
  • 1898-03-06 Jo[hanne M Bos-]Vincent, Dutch soprano (Mattheus Passion)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 1001 - 1,100 of 1,435

  • 1978-04-06 Reinoud Anders, Dutch actor (Unrest of Grave), dies at 65
  • 1978-05-03 Wim van Doorne, Dutch auto manufacturer (DAF), dies at 71
  • 1978-05-06 Ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P), dies at 61
  • 1978-05-11 John Clinge Doorenbos, Dutch journalist/poet, dies at 93
  • 1978-05-21 Jo Spier [Joseph Spier], Dutch cartoonist and water color painter, dies at 77
  • 1978-06-05 John Meulenhoff, Dutch publisher, dies at 71
  • 1978-09-01 Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina, dies at 33
  • 1978-09-06 Jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59
  • 1978-10-10 Gesina Van der Molen, Dutch WWII resistance fighter/lawyer, dies at 86
  • 1978-12-27 Bob de Lange, Dutch actor/director (Daniel), dies at 62
  • 1979-02-06 Alain Teister, Dutch sculptor/writer, dies at 47
  • 1979-02-06 Arthur van Schendel, Dutch art historian, dies at 68
  • 1979-03-22 Richard Sykes, British ambassador, assassinated by the IRA in The Hague, Holland
  • 1979-04-01 Marinus Peijnenburg, Dutch politician, dies at 51
  • 1979-05-14 Paul van 't Veeer, Dutch journalist/writer (Vrije Volk), dies at 57
  • 1979-07-30 Beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien), dies at 67
  • 1979-10-04 Christina Spierenburg, Dutch singer, dies at 56
  • 1979-11-22 Anne Vondeling, Male Dutch soc democratic party-minister, dies at 63
  • 1979-12-24 Dirk Uipko Stikker, Dutch CEO (Heineken)/sect-gen NATO, dies at 82
  • 1980-01-24 Lil Dagover, Dutch-born German actress (Spiders), dies at 92
  • 1980-03-17 Rudolf G Escher, Dutch composer (Vrai Visage de la Paix), dies at 68
  • 1980-08-06 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player, dies at 66
  • 1980-10-16 Carl PM Romme, Dutch minister of Social Affairs (KVP), dies at 83
  • 1980-11-12 Alexander Nicolaas Voormolen, Dutch composer, dies at 85
  • 1980-11-12 Haya van Someren-Downer, Dutch MP, dies at 54
  • 1980-12-13 Harm van Riel, Dutch Liberal Party politician, dies at 73
  • 1981-02-02 Jan Donner, Dutch chairman of High Council, dies at 89
  • 1981-02-05 Barend Barendse, Dutch sportscaster, dies at 73
  • 1981-04-05 Cornelis Verolme, Dutch ship builder, dies at 80
  • 1981-04-12 Hendrik F Andriessen, Dutch organist/composer (Te Deum), dies at 88
  • 1981-04-15 French Duynstee, Dutch states rights leader, dies at 67
  • 1981-06-11 Eppo Doeve, Dutch graphic artist/cartoonist/painter, dies at 73
  • 1981-07-18 Wilhelm HC Tenhaeff, Dutch para-psychologist, dies at 87
  • 1981-09-19 Joke Kool-Smit, Dutch feminist, dies
  • 1981-09-27 Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist, dies at 77
  • 1981-10-07 Wouter Paap, Dutch composer, dies at 73
  • 1981-11-26 Max Euwe, Dutch world chess champion (1935-37), dies at 80
  • 1981-12-02 Nicolaas "Cola" Debrot, gov of Dutch Antilles (1962-70), dies at 79
  • 1982-01-07 Bert Oosterhuis, Dutch motor racer (Paris-Dakar), dies in race crash
  • 1982-02-12 Cornelis Rijnsdorp, Dutch writer (Culprit), dies at 87
  • 1982-02-14 Henk Schaer, [Hendricus J M Schaareman], Dutch actor, dies at 79
  • 1982-03-06 Jan Lemaire, Dutch actor/writer (Beautiful Juultje), dies at 97
  • 1982-03-12 Elisabeth Zernike, Dutch writer (Course of Events), dies at 90
  • 1982-03-17 Hans ter Laag, Dutch sound technician, murdered in El Salvador
  • 1982-03-17 Jan Kuiper, Dutch news editor (IKON), murdered in El Salvador
  • 1982-03-17 Joop Willemsen, Dutch cameraman, murdered in El Salvador
  • 1982-03-17 Koos Koster, Dutch newscaster (IKON), murdered in El Salvador
  • 1982-03-18 Georg G Lampe, Dutch painter/director (Free Academy), dies at 60
  • 1982-03-20 Hendrik L van Beek, Dutch vice-admiral, dies at 52
  • 1982-04-03 Herman W Filarski, Dutch bridge journalist, dies at 69
  • 1982-04-28 Bert van Dongen [Abraham J Cohen], Dutch singer and actor, dies at 66
  • 1982-04-30 Herman Tholen, Dutch cabaret performer (Juveniles), dies
  • 1982-06-01 Hendrik Algra, Newspaper publisher/Dutch MP (ARP), dies
  • 1982-07-10 Gustav MR von Koenigswald, German/Dutch paleontologist, dies at 79
  • 1982-09-12 Kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/director (Paul Vlaanderen), dies at 89
  • 1982-10-12 Chris[tiaan R] Reumer, Dutch opera singer, dies at 73
  • 1982-10-17 Peterus van Doorne, Dutch industrialist, dies at 47
  • 1982-11-05 Gerda Brautigam, journalist/Dutch MP (PvdA), dies
  • 1982-12-08 Bertus de Harder, Dutch soccer star (Bordeaux), dies
  • 1982-12-09 Paul Godwin, [Goldfein], Polish/Dutch violist, dies at 80
  • 1983-02-05 Derk Roemers, Dutch union leader/politician (soc dem), dies at 67
  • 1983-03-13 Paul R Citroen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 86
  • 1983-03-28 Ank [Anna M] van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy), dies at 71
  • 1983-04-14 Willem F Bon, Dutch composer, dies at 42
  • 1983-04-15 Corrie ten Boom, Dutch author and Holocaust survivor
  • 1983-05-16 Carel Brons, Dutch composer, dies at 52
  • 1983-06-17 Eelco N van Kleffens, Dutch min of Foreign affairs 1939-46, dies at 88
  • 1983-07-29 J. B. Charles [Willem H. Nagel], Dutch criminologist and writer, dies at 83
  • 1983-08-20 Kerwin Duinmeijer, Dutch of Antillean descent, murdered by in a racially motivated attack at 15
  • 1983-09-08 Willem C "Wim" Kan, Dutch cabaret performer, dies at 72
  • 1983-11-01 Anthony van Hoboken, Dutch musicologist (Haydn Catalog), dies at 96
  • 1983-11-19 Reinout W van Bemmelen, Dutch geologist, dies at 79
  • 1984-01-14 Mary Zeldenrust-Noordanus, Dutch sexuologist (NVSH), dies at 55
  • 1984-02-08 Karel Miljon, Dutch boxer (b. 1903)
  • 1984-04-05 Theo Koomen, Dutch sportscaster, dies in auto-accident at 54
  • 1984-04-27 Piet Kraak, Dutch soccer player, dies at 63
  • 1984-05-25 Piet Ketting, Dutch pianist/conductor/composer, dies at 79
  • 1984-06-13 Marinus de Jong, Dutch composer, dies at 92
  • 1984-07-11 Karel Mengelberg, Dutch composer and conductor, dies at 81
  • 1984-07-19 Geert Lubberhuizen, Dutch publisher (Busy Bee), dies at 68
  • 1984-12-01 Roelof Frankot, Dutch painter (b. 1911)
  • 1985-01-20 Jo Juda, Dutch musician, dies at 75
  • 1985-02-18 Willy Alberti, [Carel Verbruggen], Dutch singer, dies at 58
  • 1985-02-21 Eric Herfst, Dutch cabaret performer (Floris), dies at 47
  • 1985-03-23 Anton Constandse, Dutch anarchist/writer, dies at 85
  • 1985-05-11 Garmt Stuiveling, Dutch writer and poet (Ego & Echo), dies at 77
  • 1985-06-06 Siem Devout, Dutch actor, dies at 54
  • 1985-07-04 John de Quay, Dutch premier (1959-63), dies at 83
  • 1985-08-26 Pieter Jongeling, Dutch MP/editor (GPV, Netherlands Daily), dies at 76
  • 1985-09-02 Abe Lenstra, Dutch soccer star, dies at 64
  • 1985-09-06 Leon Orthel, Dutch composer, dies at 79
  • 1985-11-24 Cees Buddingh', Dutch poet/writer/interpreter/translator, dies at 67
  • 1986-01-06 Louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian, dies at 90
  • 1986-02-20 Jacobus G Rietkerk, Dutch foreign minister (VVD), dies at 58
  • 1986-03-04 Henri Knap, Dutch journalist/writer, dies at 75
  • 1986-08-03 Paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87
  • 1986-08-03 Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show), dies at 41
  • 1986-08-19 Jacob A W Burger, chairman (Dutch soc-dem party), dies at 81
  • 1986-10-16 C Wttewaall van Stoetwegen, CHU Member of Dutch parliament, dies at 85
  • 1986-10-28 Margaretha "Marga" Klompe, Dutch 1st female minister (CRM), dies at 74