Dutch History (Part 21)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 2,678

  • 1944-01-31 Anton Korteweg, Dutch poet (For the Good Order)
  • 1944-02-07 Berend baron van Voorst tot Voorst, Dutch foreign state sect (CDA)
  • 1944-02-15 Tineke Netelenbos, Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • 1944-02-20 Willem van Hanegem, Dutch soccer champ/coach (Feyenoord)
  • 1944-02-25 Kristina Holland, American actress (Tina-Courtship of Eddie's Father), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1944-03-30 Gerrit Komrij, Dutch poet/essayist (Happy Schizo)
  • 1944-04-05 Dave Holland, heavy metal rocker (Judas Priest-Breakin' the Law)
  • 1944-04-15 Gerard Schoenaker, Dutch singer (Les Baroques)
  • 1944-05-20 Boudouin de Groot, Dutch singer (Good night mister president)
  • 1944-06-21 Frans Luitjes, Dutch athlete
  • 1944-06-27 Cornelis J "Kees" Ouwens, Dutch writer/poet (Intimate Acts)
  • 1944-07-20 Wim Van Drimmelen, Dutch sect Science Council of Government policy
  • 1944-07-23 Judith A Bosch, Dutch radio/TV-hostess (Tweekamp, Zeskamp)
  • 1944-07-25 Helga I "Mijanou" van Baarzel, Dutch actress (Klaverweide-Alicia)
  • 1944-08-01 Elske Terveld, Dutch undersecretary Social Affairs (PvdA)
  • 1944-08-08 Hans van Eijk, Dutch rock guitarist (Jumping Jewels)
  • 1944-08-09 Gerrit Jan Wolffensperger, Dutch politician (D66)
  • 1944-08-22 Henk Veldhoen, Dutch politician (PvdA), born in Heinenoord, Netherlands (d. 1996)
  • 1944-08-26 Cornelia J "Corry" Arends, Dutch actress (Fool's Hat)
  • 1944-08-28 Marianne Heemskerk, Dutch swimmer
  • 1944-08-30 Freek de Jonge, Dutch comedian (Neerlands Hoop)
  • 1944-09-09 Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina
  • 1944-09-16 Ard Schenk, Dutch 1500m, 5K, 10K speed skater (Olympic gold 1972), born in Anna Paulowna
  • 1944-10-05 Ben Korthals, Dutch politician and lawyer (VVD)
  • 1944-10-19 Keith Adrian, [Johnson], Indies/Dutch actor (Intrepid Mr Twist)
  • 1944-10-26 Ries Smits, Dutch economist and politician (CDA)
  • 1944-10-29 Robbie van Leeuwen, Dutch guitarist (Shocking Blue)
  • 1944-11-04 Willem Breuker, Dutch saxophonist/conductor (WB Collective)
  • 1944-11-12 Johan van Doorn, [Johnny the Selfkicker], Dutch poet (War & Porridge)
  • 1944-11-13 Wouter R van Romondt, Dutch/Dutch Antillean cartoonist
  • 1944-11-17 Rem Koolhaas, Dutch architect
  • 1944-11-23 Jose Torikens, Dutch journalist (Parool, NRC)
  • 1944-11-24 Jules Deelder, Dutch poet (T of Vondel)
  • 1944-12-05 Jeroen KrabbĂ©, Dutch actor
  • 1944-12-09 George Baker, [Hans Bouwens], Dutch vocalist (G B Selection)
  • 1944-12-23 D J D Dees, pharmacist/Dutch minister of WVC (VVD)
  • 1945-02-03 Willeke Alberti, [Verbruggen], Dutch vocalist/actress (Small Truth)
  • 1945-03-12 Hans van Emden, Dutch guitarist (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-03-29 Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show)
  • 1945-04-03 Wim J Deetman, Dutch minister of education/MP (CDA)
  • 1945-04-13 Raymond van Geytenbeek, Dutch singer/drummer (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-04-15 Jos van Rey, Dutch politician (VVD)
  • 1945-04-17 Vincent van der Burg, Dutch scientist, lawyer, and politician (CDA)
  • 1945-04-22 Gielijn Escher, Dutch postage stamp artist
  • 1945-05-07 Wim A Mateman, Dutch politician (CDA)
  • 1945-05-08 Arthur Docters van Leeuwen, jurist (Holland's secret service)
  • 1945-05-18 Maarten van Traa, Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • 1945-06-24 Betty Stove, Netherlands, tennis player (US Doubles 1972)
  • 1945-07-11 Robin Muyser, Dutch bassist (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-07-13 Jean-Pierre E Plooij, Dutch writer (Duvelsmoer)
  • 1945-07-17 Fenneken Fockema Andreae, Dutch actress (Sea Gull)
  • 1945-07-23 Harold W Hennep, Arubians Dutch dancer and actor (Plus Echo)
  • 1945-08-05 Jacob Reitsma, Dutch politician (CDA)
  • 1945-08-10 Harry Thomas, Dutch founder (Schlager Festival Gay Party)
  • 1945-09-07 Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled in Netherlands
  • 1945-09-10 Rein van den Broek, Dutch trumpeteer (Ekseption)
  • 1945-12-10 Eric Boom, Dutch guitarist/producer
  • 1945-12-22 Joris J C Voorhoeve, Dutch Defense minister (1994-, VVD)
  • 1945-12-22 Marianne van Wijnkoop, [Bosscher], Dutch actress (Les Miserables)
  • 1945-12-29 Adje Roland, Dutch disc-jockey
  • 1946-02-02 Gerrie Muhren, Volendam, Netherlands, footballer (Ajax, European Cup Winner, 1971-3), (d. 2013)
  • 1946-02-12 Ever Meulen, [Eddy Vermeulen], Dutch designer (children stamps 1992)
  • 1946-02-19 Pierre van der Linden, Dutch drummer (Brainbox)
  • 1946-02-20 Mieke Boers-Wijnberg, Dutch politician (CDA)
  • 1946-03-10 Mike Hollands, Australian animator
  • 1946-03-16 Hubert Soudant, Dutch conductor
  • 1946-03-22 Serge, [Ruud Schaap], Dutch singer/guitarist (Saskia & Serge)
  • 1946-03-28 Wubbo Ockels, Dutch physicist and astronaut, born in Almelo Netherlands, (d. 2014)
  • 1946-04-12 Peter L de Baan, Dutch actor/director/playwright (Leonce & Lena)
  • 1946-04-12 RenĂ© Krijnen, Dutch keyboardist (Les Baroques)
  • 1946-04-30 Donald Schollander, swimmer (Olympic-4 gold-64), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1946-05-23 Frederik de Groot, Dutch actor
  • 1946-06-10 Mensje F van Keulen-van der Steen, Dutch writer (Bleeker's Summer)
  • 1946-07-05 Gerardus 't Hooft, Dutch physicist, Nobel Prize laurete
  • 1946-08-01 J Guillermo, ex-husband of princess Christina of Netherlands
  • 1946-08-05 Rick van der Linden, Dutch keyboardist (Ekseption)
  • 1946-08-09 Rinus Gerritsen [Marinus], Dutch rock bassist/keyboardist (Golden Earring)
  • 1946-08-14 Alexander Curly, [Harm Breemer], Dutch artist
  • 1946-08-14 Marga van Praag, Dutch radio hostess
  • 1946-08-17 Hans Vandenburg, Dutch singer/guitarist (Gruppo Sportivo)
  • 1946-08-22 Felix Meurders, Dutch radio host, born in Maastricht, Netherlands
  • 1946-10-13 Bram Vermeulen, Dutch singer (Neerlands Hoop)
  • 1946-10-19 Bob Holland, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner at age 38)
  • 1946-10-23 Gerda Lenten-Havertong, Surinam, Dutch singer/actress (Sesame St)
  • 1946-10-28 Wim Jansen, Dutch footballer and coach
  • 1946-11-05 Herman Brood, Dutch painter/singer/pianist (Sleepin' Bird)
  • 1946-11-22 Hans Kombrink, sociologist/Dutch undersecretary of Finance (PvdA)
  • 1946-11-23 Hans Hoekman, Dutch radio play actor
  • 1946-12-03 Joop Zoetemelk, Dutch cyclist
  • 1946-12-14 Anthonius A M "Ton" Kors, Dutch writer (Hannie Schaft)
  • 1946-12-16 Adriaan van Dis, Dutch TV host/writer (Promised Country)
  • 1946-12-16 Fred Borgman, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
  • 1946-12-24 Jan Akkerman, Dutch guitarist and composer (Focus-Can't Stand Noise), born in Amsterdam
  • 1946-12-26 Lisette Hordijk, Dutch TV broadcaster
  • 1947-01-01 Peter Lankhorst, Dutch politician (PPR), born in Zwolle, Netherlands
  • 1947-01-07 David Porcelijn, Dutch composer/conductor
  • 1947-02-03 Koos Alberts, [Krommenhoek], Dutch vocalist (Many More Years to Come)
  • 1947-02-12 Guus Willemse, Dutch bassist/singer (Solution)
  • 1947-02-17 Ben Cramer, Dutch vocalist (Clown)
  • 1947-02-18 Princess Maria Christina, [Marijke], of Netherlands

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