Dutch History (Part 14)

Historical Events

Events 1301 - 1,400 of 1,583

  • 1962-11-09 Catharina Lodders of the Netherlands elected Miss World
  • 1962-11-24 Last of Dutch military leave New Guinea
  • 1962-11-28 Telegraph between Netherlands & Indonesia restored
  • 1962-12-08 Funeral for Queen Wilhelmina of Holland (New Kerk, Delft)
  • 1962-12-31 Dutch leave New Guinea
  • 1963-01-18 Reinier Paping wins Dutch 11-Cities Skating Race (10:59)
  • 1963-03-13 Indonesia & Netherlands reinstate diplomatic relations
  • 1963-06-06 Gasunie, Dutch gas and transportation company established
  • 1963-06-26 Dutch 2nd Chamber condemns commercial TV
  • 1963-07-24 Dutch government of Marijnen forms
  • 1963-08-24 1st 200 metre freestyle swum under 2 minutes (Don Schollander 1:58)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1963-11-05 US VP Lyndon B. Johnson visits Netherlands

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • 1963-12-02 First Dutch rocket launched/reaches height of 10 km
  • 1964-06-06 Beatles arrive in Netherlands
  • 1964-07-21 Last Dutch whaling ship Willem Barents Sea sold to Japan
  • 1964-08-02 Dutch government gives Indonesia export guarantees
  • 1964-08-08 Dutch Opera forms in Amsterdam
  • 1964-08-08 Rolling Stones 1st Dutch concert
  • 1964-08-09 1st Rolling Stones concert in Netherlands
  • 1964-10-01 2nd Dutch televisienet begins broadcastings
  • 1965-01-18 H L de Vries appointed Dutch governor of Suriname
  • 1965-02-01 Dutch Queen Juliana opens Brienenoord Bridge in Rotterdam
  • 1965-02-26 Dutch government of Marijnen falls
  • 1965-02-27 Dutch Marijnen government resigns
  • 1965-03-10 Dutch Princess Margriet & Pieter van Vollenhoven get engaged
  • 1965-05-26 Dutch Voting Rights Bill passes
  • 1965-06-15 South Africa begins economic boycott of Dutch products
  • 1965-12-10 Dutch ends economic boycott of Rhodesia
  • 1965-12-17 Dutch government shuts Limburgs coal mine
  • 1966-04-17 100th international soccer match between Netherlands-Belgium (3-1)
  • 1966-06-14 Dutch police beat construction workers, 60 injured
  • 1966-08-29 Dutch Internal minister Smallenbroek resigns after driving drunk
  • 1966-09-15 Dutch political party (D'66) forms
  • 1966-10-04 Dutch Cardinal Alfrink presents New Catechism
  • 1966-10-14 Dutch government of Cals falls by motion of Schmelzer
  • 1966-11-21 Dutch government of Zijlstra forms
  • 1967-02-15 D66 (D'66) wins 7 seats in Dutch 2nd Chamber
  • 1967-04-04 Dutch De Young government forms
  • 1967-04-21 Evangelical Broadcasting begins in Netherlands
  • 1967-05-01 Jelle Zijlstra becomes president of Netherlands Bank
  • 1967-08-14 Radio Scotland & Radio Swinging Holland go off the air
  • 1967-08-26 Dutch 2nd Chamber demands US stop bombing North Vietnam
  • 1967-09-04 Train crash at Arnhem, Netherlands, kills 5
  • 1968-01-01 Netherlands gets color TV
  • 1968-02-06 Dutch 2nd Chamber condemns US bombing of North Vietnam
  • 1968-03-01 Political Party Radikalen (PPR) established in Netherlands
  • 1968-04-18 Dutch Department of Amnesty International forms
  • 1968-04-27 Congress of Political Party Radicals (PPR) forms in Netherlands
  • 1968-05-03 Holland Pirate Radio Station VRON becomes Radio Veronica Intl
  • 1968-06-14 Off duty Dutch military permitted to wear regular clothing
  • 1968-07-21 55th Tour de France won by Jan Janssen of Netherlands
  • 1968-09-01 Pirate Radio Marina (Netherlands) begins transmitting
  • 1968-10-08 Dutch aircraft carrier Karel Doorman (formerly British HMS Venerable) sold to Argentina
  • 1969-01-24 Queen Juliana of the Netherlands appointed honorary citizen of Addis Ababa
  • 1969-03-29 14th Eurovision Song Contest: Salome for Spain ("Vivo cantando"), Lulu of United Kingdom ("Boom Bang-a-Bang"), Lenny Kuhr of Netherlands ("De troubadour"), and Frida Boccara of France ("Un jour, un enfant") all win in Madrid
  • 1969-05-23 Lauwerszee Dike in Holland closes
  • 1969-06-05 Dutch Antilles government of Kroon resigns
  • 1969-09-05 Frente Obrero wins Dutch Antilles national elections
  • 1969-11-24 West German president Heinemann visits Netherlands
  • 1970-01-02 Dutch premiere of musical "Hair" in Amsterdam
  • 1970-01-19 Dutch bishops says he is in favor of married priest
  • 1970-03-24 Dutch cartoonist Frans Piet ends "Sjors & Sjimmie" strip
  • 1970-05-28 The formerly united Free University of Brussels officially splits into two separate entities, the French-speaking Université Libre de Bruxelles and the Dutch-speaking Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1970-09-03 Indonesian president Suharto visits Netherlands

2nd President of Indonesia Suharto
2nd President of Indonesia
Suharto
  • 1970-11-18 Netherlands & Albania form diplomatic relations
  • 1970-12-09 Dutch Antilles: government of Petronia falls
  • 1971-01-26 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts law against limitation of war crimes
  • 1971-02-27 Doctors in the first Dutch abortion clinic (the Mildredhuis in Arnhem) start to perform aborti provocati.
  • 1971-03-23 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept simplified divorce
  • 1971-04-28 Dutch social democratic party/D'66/DS'70 win parliamentary election
  • 1971-05-30 Train crash at Duivendrecht, Netherlands, 5 die
  • 1971-07-06 Barend Biesheuvel government forms in Netherlands
  • 1971-07-28 Dutch ends censorship of "Blue Movie"
  • 1971-08-26 Dutch Queen Juliana & Prince Bernhard visit Indonesia
  • 1971-10-09 Japanese emperor Hirohito visits Netherlands
  • 1971-12-18 US dollar devalued 7.9% in Holland ($1=Ÿ3,245)
  • 1972-04-17 Revised Dutch constitution proclaimed
  • 1972-05-17 Netherlands & People's Republic of China exchange ambassadors
  • 1972-06-01 Dmitri Shostakovitch's 15th Symphony, Dutch premieres in West Berlin
  • 1972-06-01 Iraq nationalizes Iraq Petroleum Company's (IPC) concession owned by British Petroleum, Royal Dutch-Shell, Compagnie Francaise des Petroles, Mobil and Standard Oil of New Jersey
  • 1972-07-07 Dutch Minister of Agt decides to ignore soft drug usage
  • 1972-08-13 Dutch KRO-TV transmits 440th & last episode of "Bonanza"
  • 1972-09-25 Dutch air force drives away Russian Tupolev-bomber
  • 1973-01-05 Netherlands recognizes German DR
  • 1973-04-09 Netherlands recognizes North Vietnam
  • 1973-05-11 Dutch government of Uyl forms
  • 1973-06-22 Dutch High Council stops fluorine addition to drink water
  • 1973-08-03 National People's party wins Dutch Antilles National elections
  • 1973-08-19 Pirate World Music Radio (Holland) closes down after 10 years
  • 1973-09-02 Netherlands wins hockey world's championship
  • 1973-09-15 Dutch Guilder devalued by 5%
  • 1973-10-23 Arab oil embargo extended to the Netherlands
  • 1973-11-04 The Netherlands experiences the first Car Free Sunday caused by the 1973 oil crisis. Highways are deserted and are solely used by cyclists and roller skaters.
  • 1973-12-20 Dutch Antillean government of Evertsz forms
  • 1974-01-07 Gasoline rationed in Netherlands
  • 1974-02-04 Petroleum rationing ends in Netherlands
  • 1974-02-06 Dutch speed limit set at 100km due to oil crisis
  • 1974-04-24 Dutch women hockey team becomes world champion
  • 1974-06-01 Arab oil ministers decide to end most restrictions on exports of oil to the United States but continue embargo against the Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa, and Rhodesia
  • 1974-07-07 FIFA World Cup: West Germany beats the Netherlands 2-1 for football's 10th World Cup in Munich

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1301 - 1,400 of 2,687

  • 1909-03-31 Pieter Jongeling, Dutch MP (GVP)/editor (Neth Daily)
  • 1909-04-13 Jan Veldkamp, Dutch geophysicist/director (KNMI)
  • 1909-04-30 Juliana, Queen of Netherlands (1948-80)
  • 1909-07-26 Gerardina I "Diny" van Amstel, Dutch actress (Dijntje & Trijntje)
  • 1909-09-07 Jo Juda, Dutch musician
  • 1909-09-28 Wiesje Bouwmeester, Dutch actress (Doodzonde)
  • 1909-11-09 Hendrik van Randwijk, Dutch author/founder (Vrij Netherland)
  • 1909-11-22 Theodorus H J Zwartkruis, Bishop of Haarlem Netherlands (1966-83)
  • 1909-11-24 Hotze de Roos, Dutch youth book author (Chameleon)
  • 1909-12-27 Johan[nes B] Schmitz, Dutch actor/reciter (Lucifer, MacBeth)
  • 1910-01-30 Frans Dohmen, union leader (Dutch Catholic Mineworker's Union)
  • 1910-02-02 Hendrik H K Beernink, Dutch politician (CHU)
  • 1910-02-05 Martha van Och-Scholl, German/Dutch resistance fighter (WW II)
  • 1910-03-09 Ed[uard] Hoornik, Dutch writer/poet (Survivor)
  • 1910-04-26 Johan Doorn, Dutch journalist/resistance fighter (Orange Newspaper)
  • 1910-05-18 Arthur van Schendel, Dutch art historian
  • 1910-07-22 Edith Abbo, daughter of Mien Wenneker/Dutch Prince Henry
  • 1910-08-09 Robert H van Gulik, Dutch diplomat/writer (Judge Ti)
  • 1910-08-28 Tjalling Koopmans, Dutch-born economist Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1985)
  • 1910-08-30 Donald Bisset, Dutch children book writer/actor (Battle of the Sexes)
  • 1910-11-11 Arnold D W Tilanus, Dutch MP (CHU)
  • 1910-11-20 Willem Jacob van Stockum, Dutch physicist (d. 1944)
  • 1910-12-09 Dick Elffers, Dutch graphic artist/painter (Holland Festival)
  • 1910-12-30 Herman van der Horst, Dutch cinematographer (Faja Lobbi)
  • 1911-01-10 Jan Boon, [Tjalie Robinson], Dutch East Indies publicist (Tong Tong)
  • 1911-01-15 Wim Kan, Dutch cabaretier
  • 1911-02-08 Henri Knap, Dutch resistance fighter/journalist/writer
  • 1911-02-14 Willem J Kolff, Dutch/US internist/inventor (Artificial Kidney)
  • 1911-03-20 Mieke Verstraete, Belgian/Dutch actress (Pleasantly Settled)
  • 1911-04-01 Evert H "Bep" Bakhuys, Dutch soccer star/writer
  • 1911-04-01 Ferdinand J Kranenburg, Dutch Secretary of Defense (soc dem)
  • 1911-04-15 Jacob Fresco, Dutch architect (Antilles Brewery/Autonomy Monument)
  • 1911-05-08 Wilhelm F de Gaay Fortman, Dutch lawyer/foreign minister
  • 1911-06-29 Bernhard, Germany, Prince (Consort to Queen Juliana of Netherlands)
  • 1911-07-14 J de Graaf, Dutch ethicist/president (Church & Peace)
  • 1911-08-03 Karel G Bakker, Dutch actor (Lady Windermere's Fan)
  • 1911-09-01 Marinus Ruppert, Dutch chairman (CNV)/trade union leader
  • 1911-09-20 Jan Mul, Dutch composer, born in Haarlem (d. 1971)
  • 1911-11-25 Roelof Frankot, Dutch painter (d. 1984)
  • 1912-01-08 Rudolf G Escher, Dutch composer (True Face of Peace)
  • 1912-01-19 Jean G H "Sjeng" Tans, Dutch soc dem chairman (1965-69)
  • 1912-01-23 Ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy)
  • 1912-02-16 Bob Tadema Sporry, Dutch (female) author
  • 1912-04-03 Addeke H Boerma, Dutch dir-gen (FAO)
  • 1912-04-03 Bert Bakker, Dutch publisher (Free Netherlands)
  • 1912-04-14 Piet van Egmond, Dutch organist/conductor (Neth Chamber Orch)
  • 1912-04-21 Feike P Asma, Dutch organist
  • 1912-05-22 Hendrik Koekoek, Dutch MP (Farmers Party)
  • 1912-05-29 John B M R "John" Hanlo, Dutch poet (Go to the Mosque)
  • 1912-06-30 [J] Tibor de Machula, Hungarian/Dutch cellist
  • 1912-08-10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
  • 1912-08-10 Izaak Samkalden, Dutch Minister of Justice (PvdA)/mayor of Amsterdam
  • 1912-08-13 Jan Peeters, Dutch water colors painter/monumental artist
  • 1912-08-13 Metten Koornstra, Dutch painter/graphic artist
  • 1912-08-17 Edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop
  • 1912-08-31 Reinoud Anders, [Lady Blits], Dutch actor (Hamlet)
  • 1912-09-27 Gerben Wagenaar, resistance fighter/Dutch Communist MP
  • 1912-10-04 John de Mol, Dutch accordianist/producer (Baantjer, Pril Geluk)
  • 1912-11-18 Jaap Meijer, [Saul van Messel], Dutch historian/rabbi in Paramaribo
  • 1912-11-24 Bernard Delfgaauw, Dutch philosopher (Johnson murderer!)
  • 1912-11-30 Constant Stotijn, Dutch oboist (Residence Orchestra)
  • 1912-12-10 Rien van Nunen, Dutch actor (Spuit Elf)
  • 1912-12-13 Max Croiset, Dutch actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark) [or Aug 13]
  • 1912-12-25 Herman W Filarski, Dutch bridge journalist
  • 1913-02-14 Ab [Albert] Visser, Dutch poet/writer (Man Without a Head)
  • 1913-02-17 Josephine F "Fietje" van Anrooy, Dutch actress/director
  • 1913-03-02 Godfried [Jan Arnold] Bomans, Dutch humorist/writer (Pieter Bas)
  • 1913-03-09 Ger[ar]da Brautigam, journalist/Dutch 2nd Chamber (PvdA)
  • 1913-03-15 Lex Goudsmit, Dutch actor (Fiddler on the Roof)
  • 1913-04-14 Everhard van Royen, Dutch flautist/founder (Alma musica)
  • 1913-05-22 Andrea C Bensddorp, Dutch/South African actress (Commensaal)
  • 1913-06-09 Alida Margaretha Bosshardt, lt-colonel of Dutch Salvation Army
  • 1913-06-24 Max van Praag, Dutch singer
  • 1913-07-13 Carolina Gisolf, Holland, high jumper (Olympic-silver-1928)
  • 1913-07-18 Jan Slot, Dutch mayor (Eethen/Hardenberg/Ede)
  • 1913-08-05 Nelly Aenders, [Petronella Meyer], Dutch actress (Spanish Fly)
  • 1913-08-26 Cees de Lange, Dutch conferencier
  • 1913-08-31 Michiel P Gorsira, 1st Dutch Antillean in charge of Curacao (1951-67)
  • 1913-09-05 Connie Stuart, [Cornelia van Meygard], Dutch cabaret performer
  • 1913-09-07 Willem C L "Wim" van der Grinten, Dutch lawyer/undersec of Economy
  • 1913-10-07 Simon Carmiggelt, Dutch journalist (Het Parool, Kinks)
  • 1913-11-15 Rick Schagen, Dutch actress (Saartje-Swiebertje)
  • 1913-12-23 Leo A Ketelaars, Dutch oratorio vocalist
  • 1914-02-03 Cornelis "Kees" Andrea, Dutch painter/graphic artist/carpet designer
  • 1914-02-11 French Duynstee, Dutch constitutional lawyer
  • 1914-02-20 Willem J H Baart, Dutch vicar (Cuentanan di Nanzi)
  • 1914-02-21 Hermanus P "Piet" Mulder, Dutch journalist (Parool/VARA)
  • 1914-02-23 Theofiel Middelkamp, Dutch cyclist (d. 2005)
  • 1914-04-18 Henk Lankhorst, pacifist/Dutch MP (PSP)
  • 1914-04-22 Jan de Hartog, Dutch/English writer (Holland's Glory)
  • 1914-05-12 Bertus Aafjes, Dutch poet/writer
  • 1914-06-11 Hendrik Berkhof, Dutch theologist (Church & Emperor)
  • 1914-06-15 Cees [Cornelis A B] Bantzinger, Dutch cartoonist/illustrator
  • 1914-06-27 Alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major)
  • 1914-06-28 Charles Urbanus, Dutch baseball player
  • 1914-07-05 Jacob Soetendorp, Dutch rabbi
  • 1914-07-07 Cor de Groot, pianist/conductor/composer (Old-Dutch Suite)
  • 1914-07-18 Jozef MLT Cals, Dutch premier (KVP, Mammoth Law)
  • 1914-08-12 [Hendrik] Jan Bakker, Dutch resistance fighter/journalist (Parool)
  • 1914-09-24 Hein J M Jordans, Dutch conductor

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 1301 - 1,400 of 1,407

  • 1994-05-21 John Henry Weidner, Dutch/US resistance fighter, dies at 81
  • 1994-05-24 Jean-Pierre E Plooij, Dutch writer (Bird House), dies at 48
  • 1994-06-09 Jan Tinbergen, Dutch economist (Plan of Labor, Nobel 1969), dies at 91
  • 1994-07-03 Pieter Hennipman, Dutch economist, dies at 85
  • 1994-07-05 Ad Gang, Dutch Liberal Party Asst Secretary of State, dies at 67
  • 1994-07-15 Jeanne Bieruma Oosting, Dutch painter/illustrator, dies
  • 1994-07-16 M Vink, surgeon (1st Dutch kidney transplant), dies at 78
  • 1994-07-23 Aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80
  • 1994-07-31 G de Ru, chairman of Dutch Reformed Synode, dies
  • 1994-07-31 Pieter C Buitendijk, co-founder (Free Netherlands), dies at 92
  • 1994-08-10 Leendert-John Schalm, Dutch banker on Curacao, murdered at 58
  • 1994-09-03 Marijke Vetter, Dutch journalist, dies at 82
  • 1994-11-14 Ferdinand J Kranenburg, director of queen (North Holland), dies at 83
  • 1994-11-21 Manfred Longer, Austrian/Dutch gay disco owner, dies at 42
  • 1994-11-24 Jo Vis, Dutch resistance fighter (Yad Vashem), dies at 88
  • 1994-12-06 AJ Bronkhorst, vicar/theologist (Reform The Netherlands), dies at 80
  • 1994-12-27 Sadi de Gorter, Dutch author/diplomat (Abscess), dies at 82
  • 1995-01-06 Karl Guttmann, Austrian/Dutch playwright/director (Pinter), dies at 81
  • 1995-01-11 Adrian J "Ad" Kaland, Dutch MP (CDA 1977-93), dies at 72
  • 1995-01-12 Marion Herbst, German/Dutch jewelry designer, dies at 50
  • 1995-01-17 Urias Nooteboom, Dutch journalist/critic (The Time), dies at 54
  • 1995-01-25 Tom Brugman, Dutch puppeteer (Brave Dodo), dies at 62
  • 1995-02-04 Roel Wiersma, Dutch soccer star (PSV), dies at 62
  • 1995-03-09 Ruud van den Hende, Dutch sports reporter, dies at 63
  • 1995-03-10 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, Dutch musician, dies at 79
  • 1995-03-11 Carel Birnie, found Utrecht Opera/Dutch Dance Theater, dies at 69
  • 1995-03-13 P C J van Lierde, Dutch vicar-gen of Vatican (1951-91), dies at 87
  • 1995-03-21 Daan Wildschut, Dutch painter/author, dies at 81
  • 1995-04-27 Willem Frederik Hermans, Dutch writer (b. 1921)
  • 1995-07-16 Charles Bruck, Hungarian/French/US conductor (Dutch Opera), dies at 83
  • 1995-08-01 Loudi Nijhoff, Dutch actress (Alicia, Van Geluk Gesproken), dies
  • 1996-01-07 James Holland, artist/exhibition organiser, dies at 90
  • 1996-01-18 Jos Kunst, Dutch composer, dies at 60
  • 1996-08-09 Ruth Holland, journalist, dies at 54
  • 1997-10-23 Bert Haanstra, Dutch filmmaker (b. 1916)
  • 1999-02-22 Menno Oosting, Dutch tennis player (b. 1964)
  • 1999-03-04 Karel van het Reve, Dutch writer (b. 1921)
  • 2000-07-28 Abraham Pais, Dutch-born American physicist and historian (b. 1918)
  • 2000-07-31 Hendrik Christoffel Van de Hulst, Dutch Astronomer, dies at 81
  • 2001-07-11 Herman Brood, Dutch singer and artist (b. 1946)
  • 2001-07-29 Wau Holland, German computer hacker (b. 1951)
  • 2001-10-28 Gerard Hengeveld, Dutch composer (b. 1910)
  • 2002-01-03 Freddy Heineken, Dutch beer executive (b. 1923)
  • 2002-05-06 Pim Fortuyn, Dutch politician (b. 1948)
  • 2002-06-20 Tinus Osendarp, Dutch runner (b. 1916)
  • 2002-08-06 Edsger Dijkstra, Dutch computer scientist (b. 1930)
  • 2002-09-22 Jan de Hartog, Dutch-born writer (b. 1914)
  • 2002-10-06 Claus von Amsberg, husband of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands (b. 1926)
  • 2003-04-30 Wim van Est, Dutch cyclist (b. 1923)
  • 2003-06-28 Wim Slijkhuis, Dutch athlete (b. 1923)
  • 2003-11-06 Rie Mastenbroek, Dutch swimmer (b. 1919)
  • 2004-01-25 Fanny Blankers-Koen, Dutch athlete (b. 1918)
  • 2004-03-09 Albert Mol, Dutch actor (b. 1917)
  • 2004-03-20 Queen Juliana of the Netherlands (b. 1909)
  • 2004-05-19 Mary Dresselhuys, Dutch actress (b. 1907)
  • 2004-08-29 Hans Vonk, Dutch conductor (b. 1942)
  • 2004-09-23 André Hazes, Dutch singer (b. 1951)
  • 2004-11-02 Theo van Gogh, Dutch filmmaker (b. 1957)
  • 2004-11-02 Gerrie Knetemann, Dutch cyclist (b. 1951)
  • 2004-11-19 Piet Esser, Dutch sculptor (b. 1914)
  • 2004-12-01 Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands (b. 1911)
  • 2005-01-21 Theun de Vries, Dutch writer (b. 1907)
  • 2005-01-25 Nettie Witziers-Timmer, Dutch athlete (b. 1923)
  • 2005-07-27 Marten Toonder, Dutch comic writer (b. 1912)
  • 2005-07-31 Wim Duisenberg, Dutch banker (b. 1935)
  • 2005-08-01 Constant Nieuwenhuys, Dutch painter (b. 1920)
  • 2005-08-01 Wibo, Dutch cartoonist (b. 1918)
  • 2005-08-19 Bueno de Mesquita, Dutch comedian and actor (b. 1918)
  • 2005-12-05 Frits Philips, Dutch businessman (b. 1905)
  • 2006-04-08 Gerard Reve, Dutch writer (b. 1923)
  • 2006-05-03 Karel Appel, Dutch painter (b. 1921)
  • 2006-06-25 Jaap Penraat, Dutch architect (b. 1918)
  • 2006-08-15 Faas Wilkes, Dutch international footballer
  • 2006-08-21 Paul Fentener van Vlissingen, Dutch businessman and philanthropist (b. 1941)
  • 2006-09-11 Johannes Bob van Benthem, Dutch lawyer (b. 1921)
  • 2006-09-19 Roy Schuiten, Dutch cyclist (b. 1950)
  • 2006-09-22 Carla Benschop, Dutch basketball player (b. 1950)
  • 2006-10-06 Puck Brouwer, Dutch athlete (b. 1930)
  • 2006-12-02 Mariska Veres, Dutch singer (b. 1947)
  • 2007-01-04 Jan Schröder, Dutch cyclist (b. 1941)
  • 2007-06-22 Erik Parlevliet, Dutch field hockey player (b. 1964)
  • 2007-08-29 Alfred Peet, Dutch-American entrepreneur and the founder of Peet's Coffee & Tea (b. 1920)
  • 2007-10-19 Jan Wolkers, Dutch writer (b. 1925)
  • 2008-03-17 Roland Arnall, U.S. Ambassador to the Netherlands (b. 1939)
  • 2008-12-05 Nina Foch, Dutch-born American actress (b. 1924)
  • 2009-02-11 Willem J Kolff, Dutch-American Physician and Biomedical Engineer (artificial kidney, hemodialysis), dies at 97
  • 2009-07-20 Ria Brieffies, Dutch singer (b. 1957)
  • 2010-01-11 Miep Gies, Dutch Humanitarian, discoverer of Anne Frank's diary (b. 1909)
  • 2010-03-11 Hans van Mierlo, Dutch politician, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister (b. 1931)
  • 2010-04-08 Teddy Scholten, Dutch singer (b. 1926)
  • 2010-10-06 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor and singer (b. 1966)
  • 2010-10-07 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor (b. 1966)
  • 2010-10-30 Harry Mulisch, Dutch writer (b. 1927)
  • 2011-01-04 Coen Moulijn, Dutch footballer (b. 1937)
  • 2011-03-04 Simon van der Meer, Dutch physicist and Nobel laureate (b. 1925)
  • 2011-06-02 Willem Duys, Dutch commentator and music producer (b. 1928)
  • 2011-07-22 Cees de Wolf, Dutch footballer (b. 1945)
  • 2012-01-16 Gustav Leonhardt, Master Dutch harpsichordist, organist and conductor, dies at 87
  • 2012-02-27 Tina Strobos, Dutch physician and resistor to Nazi occupation, dies from cancer at 91
  • 2012-10-17 Sylvia Maria Kristel, Dutch actress, dies from throat and liver cancer at 60