Dutch History (Part 6)

Historical Events

Events 501 - 600 of 1,583

  • 1858-03-18 Dutch Van der Brugghen government resigns
  • 1858-08-18 Netherlands & Japan sign trade agreement
  • 1858-12-16 Dutch government decides to vacate Schokland Island
  • 1859-12-31 Dutch colony in Dutch Indies counts 4,800 slaves
  • 1860-01-20 Dutch troops conquer Watampone in Celebes
  • 1860-02-16 Dutch Rochussen/Van Bosse government resigns
  • 1861-02-01 Dike breaks in Gelderland, Netherlands
  • 1861-02-23 Dutch Premier Floris A van Hall resigns
  • 1862-02-10 Dutch 2nd government of Thorbecke forms
  • 1862-05-07 Much of Enschede, Netherlands, destroyed by fire
  • 1863-06-30 Dutch colony Suriname counts population of 33,000 slaves
  • 1863-07-01 Slavery abolished in Suriname & Dutch Antilles
  • 1863-07-11 Japanese battle cruiser shoots at Dutch warship Medusa, kills 4
  • 1863-10-01 Dutch Breda-Tilburg railway opens
  • 1863-10-27 Dutch railway to Harlingen opens
  • 1863-12-04 Storm flood ravages Netherlands coastal provinces
  • 1864-06-06 Battle of Lake Chicot, AR (Dutch Bayou)
  • 1864-09-03 US, British, French & Dutch naval officer sails Straits of Simonoseki
  • 1864-09-05 British, French & Dutch fleets attacked Japan in Shimonoseki Straits
  • 1865-11-01 Zutphen-Fishing Dutch railway opens
  • 1865-11-06 Maastricht-Venlo railway opens in Netherlands
  • 1866-02-10 Dutch government of Frans van der Putte forms
  • 1866-05-28 Dutch government of Zuylen van Nijevelt/Heemskerk forms
  • 1866-06-01 General Dutch Typographer Union forms
  • 1866-10-01 Dutch Eindhoven-Venlo railway opens
  • 1867-07-19 Dutch Red Cross forms
  • 1868-05-15 Dutch government of Zuylen van Nijevelt falls
  • 1869-07-01 Dutch newspaper stamp tax repealed
  • 1870-05-20 Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament abolishes capital punishment in The Netherlands
  • 1870-09-08 Netherlands & Britain sign "Koelietraktaat" Br-Indian contract work in Suriname
  • 1870-09-10 Dutch Jurist Cooperation forms
  • 1870-09-15 Dutch 1st Chamber abolishes Capital punishment (20-18)
  • 1871-10-01 General Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht
  • 1872-01-01 Moerdijk railway bridge over Hollands Diep, South Holland opens - then longest bridge in Europe
  • 1873-02-27 Dutch socialist Samuel van Wooden demands law against child labor
  • 1874-05-05 Dutch 2nd Chamber passes child labor law
  • 1875-06-06 Netherlands joins the gold standard
  • 1877-01-30 Storm flood ravages Dutch coastal provinces
  • 1877-11-01 Dutch government of Heemskerk-Van Lynden resigns
  • 1878-04-23 1st Dutch test drive of steam tram
  • 1881-04-01 Kingdom post office in Netherlands opens
  • 1881-06-01 Bell Phone opens 1st Dutch telephone exchange
  • 1881-11-02 Dutch New-Malthusiaanse Union forms
  • 1882-01-17 1st Dutch female physician Aletta Jacobs opens office
  • 1883-04-23 John Heemskerk Azn forms Dutch government
  • 1884-01-26 1st Dutch Wagner version of Elizabeth aria
  • 1884-08-02 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
  • 1884-12-27 Netherlands recognizes King Leopold II's Congo Free State
  • 1885-05-01 Maria "Goeie Mie" Swanenburg sentence to life for killing 27 in Netherlands
  • 1885-09-21 Dutch demonstrate for general voting right
  • 1886-04-29 1st public Dutch electricity opens
  • 1886-12-16 Rift at Dutch Reformed Church over "Doleantie"
  • 1887-09-01 Dutch Amateur Photography Cooperation established
  • 1888-01-05 Dutch Heidemaatschappij (land reclamation) established
  • 1888-03-25 Socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber
  • 1888-09-01 Dutch Railway Deventer-Almelo opens

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1888-12-23 Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh cuts off his left ear with a razor, and sends it to a prostitute for safe keeping

  • 1889-02-08 Flood ravages Dutch coast
  • 1890-11-23 King William III of the Netherlands dies (b. 1817) without a male heir and a special law passed to allow his daughter Princess Wilhelmina to inherit.
  • 1891-05-15 Operations begin at Philips & Co in Holland
  • 1891-08-21 Dutch Mackay government resigns
  • 1892-06-12 Netherlands Society for Currency & Coin collecting forms
  • 1892-11-02 French poet Paul Verlaine visits Netherlands
  • 1894-08-02 Dutch Society for Women Suffrage gets royal charter
  • 1894-08-25 -26] Balinese troops assault Dutch army, 97 killed
  • 1894-08-26 Netherlands Social-Democratic Worker's party (SDAP) forms
  • 1894-11-19 Dutch troops occupy & plunders palace of Tjakra Negara, Lombok
  • 1894-12-22 -23] Dutch coast hit by hurricane
  • 1896-03-12 1st movie in Netherlands (Kalverstr 220)

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1896-05-19 1st auto (Karl Benz) to arrive in Netherlands

Automobile Engineer and Inventor Karl Benz
Automobile Engineer and Inventor
Karl Benz
  • 1897-05-12 1800-1900 year old fossil of "girl of Yde" found in Drente, Netherlands

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1897-05-17 The first successful submarine that can run submerged for any considerable distance and combines electric and gasoline engines is launched in the USA by its designer John Philip Holland

  • 1897-06-15 Liberals/social-democrats win Dutch 2nd Parliamentary election
  • 1897-07-27 Dutch government of Pierson/Goeman Borgesius resigns
  • 1898-03-17 John Philip Holland achieves successful test runs of the first modern submarine off Staten Island
  • 1898-07-03 Dutch Automobile Club forms (KNAC)
  • 1898-09-01 Dutch soccer team Receiver forms
  • 1898-10-01 Dutch railway Alkmaar-Receiver opens
  • 1900-01-01 Compulsory education in Netherlands goes into effect
  • 1900-03-30 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts Compulsory education law
  • 1900-04-01 1st edition of Dutch newspaper "The People"
  • 1900-04-11 The first modern submarine designed and built by John Philip Holland is purchased by the U.S. Navy
  • 1900-05-01 Roermond soccer team forms in Netherlands
  • 1900-06-24 Dutch Social-Democratic Workers' party & Socialistenbond merge
  • 1900-07-05 Compulsory education law passes Dutch 1st Chamber
  • 1900-09-15 A Boer delegation issues an appeal at the Hague, Netherlands, that the major powers intervene in the war in South Africa
  • 1900-10-12 The first modern submarine is commissioned by the U.S.Navy as the USS Holland, named for its designer John Philip Holland
  • 1900-12-09 President Paul Kruger of South Africa's Transvaal & Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands have a triumphant procession
  • 1900-12-19 Kitchener offers protections to all Boers who will surrender and asks the Dutch community of Pretoria to convey this offer, leaders in the field refuse to surrender
  • 1901-02-03 Dutch troops under Gen Van Heutsz conquer Batu Ilië on Sumatra
  • 1901-02-12 Dutch Penitentiary children's law proclaimed
  • 1901-03-17 Free thinking-Democratic Union forms in Netherlands
  • 1901-04-28 1st soccer game between Belgium (8) & Netherlands (0)
  • 1901-07-31 Abraham Kuyper becomes premier of Netherlands
  • 1902-01-13 Textile workers strike in Enschede, Netherlands (until 1st June)
  • 1902-05-29 Dutch State Mine law forms
  • 1902-08-01 Building begins on Dutch public housing
  • 1903-01-06 Dutch Press museum opens in Amsterdam
  • 1903-01-29 Dutch railroad workers strike
  • 1903-04-06 In Holland, railroad and dock workers go out on strike, but the government passes anti-strike bills, calls out troops, and promptly ends the strike on the 13th April

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 2,688

  • 1829-02-13 Gerard Keller, writer (Netherlands Spectator)
  • 1829-06-11 Hendrik Gerhard, Founder (Dutch Social-Democratic)
  • 1829-11-21 Peter A de Genestet, Dutch vicar/poet
  • 1830-03-26 Eliza Laurillard, Dutch vicar/poet/writer
  • 1830-05-15 Martinus W van der Aa, author/Dutch head-editor (The Time)
  • 1830-07-17 Eelco Refer, linguist (Dictionary for the Dutch translator)
  • 1830-11-03 Jacob M van Bemmelen, Dutch physicist/chemist
  • 1831-02-23 Hendrik W Mesdag, Dutch painter (Panorama Mesdag)
  • 1831-04-08 Allard Pierson, Dutch theologiost/philosopher/art historian/poet
  • 1831-05-13 Willem baron of Goltstein of Oldenaller, Dutch minister of Colonies
  • 1831-07-09 Johan P van der Kellen, Dutch stamp cutter/lithographer/writer
  • 1832-01-09 Esquire Maurits A de Savornin Lohman, Dutch governor of Suriname
  • 1832-05-23 Pieter J B C R van der Aa, Dutch Indologist/geographer
  • 1832-12-12 Abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (liberal)
  • 1833-02-03 Thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian
  • 1833-03-26 Betsy Perk, [Christina E], Dutch journalist/writer/feminist
  • 1833-04-06 Johan H C Kern, Dutch linguist (Sanskrit, Old Javan)
  • 1833-10-15 Klaas Kater, Dutch Christian Worker's Union Leader
  • 1834-01-17 Wilhelmina J R Albregt-Engelman, Dutch actress/daughter of Mimi Bia
  • 1834-06-10 Hendrik Pierson, Dutch theologist (HP Foundation)
  • 1834-07-02 Hendry P G Quack, lawyer/economist/secr Dutch Bank
  • 1834-07-31 Peter H Hugenholtz, Dutch reformer/founder (Free Parish)
  • 1835-01-05 Hendrik E van Rijgersma, Dutch gouvernement doctor on Saint Maarten
  • 1835-02-14 Francois Haverschmidt, Dutch writer (Snikken en grimlachjes)
  • 1835-09-14 Y de Smit-Rog, oldest citizen of Netherlands (d. 1940 at 104)
  • 1836-01-08 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter/husband of Laura Epps
  • 1836-02-16 Benjamin Edward Woolf, Dutch composer
  • 1836-04-24 Jeltje de Bosch Kemper, Dutch feminist
  • 1836-09-14 Abraham PC Van Karnebeek, Dutch Foreign Minister (Liberal, 1918-27)
  • 1836-12-11 Jan Boissevain, Dutch politician/ship owner
  • 1836-12-27 Henricus Oort, Dutch theologist (Leidse translation)
  • 1837-02-17 Sam[uel] van Houten, Dutch (lib) minister (child labor laws)
  • 1837-05-29 Alexander F de Savornin Lohmann, Dutch minister/party leader (CHU)
  • 1837-08-16 Emile A H Seipgens, Dutch priest/beer brewer
  • 1837-10-29 Abraham Kuyper, clergyman/Dutch premier (AR, 1908-12)
  • 1837-11-17 Derk J A Haspels, Dutch actor

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1837-11-23 Johannes van der Waals, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1910, Liquid and Gas States), born in Leiden, Netherlands (d. 1923)

Physicist/Nobel Laureate Johannes van der Waals
Physicist/Nobel Laureate
Johannes van der Waals
  • 1837-12-18 A Adolf Daens, Belgian priest/Dutch party founder (CVP)
  • 1838-04-28 Tobias M Carel Asser, Holland, advocate of world law (Nobel 1911)
  • 1838-09-27 Antony E J Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83)
  • 1838-11-29 Aeneas Mackay, Baron/Dutch minister of interior/Colonies
  • 1839-02-07 Nicolaas G Pierson, Dutch banker/Suriname premier (1897-1901)
  • 1839-06-21 Johannes P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician
  • 1839-07-16 Philipus J Hoedemaker, Dutch theologist
  • 1839-08-17 Thijs [Matthijs] Maris, Dutch painter/etcher
  • 1840-02-25 Alexis Hollander, composer

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1840-02-29 John Philip Holland, Liscannor Ireland, father of the modern submarine

  • 1841-02-12 Gijsbert van Tienhoven, Dutch mayor (Amsterdam) and Prime Minister of the Netherlands 1891-1894
  • 1841-07-11 Daniel de Lange, Dutch composer
  • 1841-09-13 Johannes de Koo, Dutch journalist/stage writer
  • 1842-01-17 Anton G van Hamel, founder (Roman Philology in Netherlands)
  • 1842-04-29 Karl Millöcker, Dutch composer (d. 1899)
  • 1842-09-05 Louis F J Bouwmeester, Dutch actor (Shakespeare)
  • 1842-10-28 Charles Boissevain, editor Dutch Algemeen Handelsblad (1885-1908)
  • 1843-10-20 Victor de Stuers, Dutch art connoisseur
  • 1844-02-18 Willem Maris, Dutch painter (Hague School)
  • 1844-03-02 Hermanus J A M Schaepman, clergyman/Dutch politician
  • 1844-06-10 J Albert Neuhuys, Dutch painter (Haagse school)
  • 1845-01-17 Lucas Lindeboom, Dutch vicar/evangelist (Vredebond)
  • 1845-01-22 Jacob Verdam, Dutch philologist
  • 1845-03-19 Willem H de Beaufort, Dutch historian/politician
  • 1845-06-17 Hendrik P Staal, Dutch banker
  • 1845-08-06 Anthonie A Vorsterman van Oyen, Dutch genealogist
  • 1846-05-14 Arnold Kerdijk, Dutch lib politician/founder (Social Weekly newspaper)
  • 1846-05-14 Pieter W A Cort van de Linden, Dutch premier (1913-18)
  • 1846-08-16 Justus van Maurik, Dutch cigar manufacturer/writer/editor (Groene)
  • 1846-12-31 Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis, vicar/Dutch anarchist (Right for all)
  • 1847-01-04 Hendrik Goeman Borgesius, Dutch politician
  • 1847-06-30 Jacob T Cremer, min of Colonies/pres (Dutch Trading Comp)
  • 1847-08-03 Jan de Louter, lawyer/tutor of Dutch Queen Wilhelmina
  • 1847-09-30 Wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist
  • 1848-01-22 Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages)
  • 1848-02-16 Hugo de Vries, Dutch botanist (How species emerge)
  • 1848-07-16 Henri[cus A] Viotta, Dutch conductor/composer (Lexicon of Music)
  • 1848-08-12 Macellus Emants, Dutch writer/poet (Along the Nile)
  • 1849-03-03 Jacques Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer
  • 1849-08-29 Titus A J van Asch van Wijck, Dutch governor Suriname (1891-97)
  • 1849-08-30 Joseph Mallaby Dent, Dutch publisher
  • 1849-10-30 Johan Willem, son of Dutch princess Marianne & coachman
  • 1850-02-02 Carel V Gerritsen, Dutch free thinker
  • 1850-04-19 Theo Mann-Bouwmeester, Dutch actress (Pink Bernd, Hedda Gabler)
  • 1850-05-26 Christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force)
  • 1850-08-03 Paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper)
  • 1851-01-14 Theophile EA de Bock, Dutch painter/etcher/drawer
  • 1851-01-19 Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer
  • 1851-02-03 Johannes B van Heutsz, lt-gen/gov-gen Dutch East Indies
  • 1851-03-16 Martinus Beijerinck, Dutch microbiologist and botanist (d. 1931)
  • 1851-04-09 C E Arthur Wichmann, German/Dutch geologist (Neth Indies)
  • 1851-07-19 Hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer (head of Jut)
  • 1851-08-15 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, Dutch actress (Scapegoat)
  • 1851-08-25 [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands
  • 1851-08-29 Willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer
  • 1851-12-16 Theodoor H de Meester, Dutch premier (1905-08)
  • 1852-07-20 Theodorus Heemskerk Jzn, lawyer/Dutch premier (AR, 1908-13) [or 1/20]=
  • 1852-09-25 Cornelis J Snijders, supreme commander of Dutch Navy (1910-18)

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1853-03-30 Vincent van Gogh, Dutch artist, painter and pioneer of Expressionism (The Potato Eaters, Irises), born in Groot-Zundert, Netherlands (d. 1890)

  • 1853-05-30 Andries Andre, Dutch actor/husband of Geertruida Meeuwissen
  • 1853-07-18 Hendrik Antoon Lorentz, Holland, physicist (Nobel 1902)
  • 1853-07-20 Geo[rge] Poggenbeek, Dutch water colors painter
  • 1853-07-29 Esther de Boer-van Rijk, Dutch actress (Kniertje-Hope of Blessing)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 501 - 600 of 1,407

  • 1897-10-09 John Heemskerk Azn, Dutch Internal minister (1866..88), dies at 79
  • 1897-11-30 Abraham C Wertheim, Dutch banker/MP (Lib), dies at 64
  • 1899-01-10 Gerard Keller, Dutch writer (Vlugmaren), dies at 69
  • 1899-01-29 Robert J Fruin, Dutch historian (80-year war), dies at 75
  • 1900-07-24 Ferdinand Hamet, Dutch missionary in Mongolia, murdered at 59
  • 1900-12-14 Jean B A Kessler, director of oil on Dutch Indies, dies at 46
  • 1902-02-03 Isaac Fransen van der Putten, Dutch PM (1866), dies
  • 1902-02-15 Wilhelmina JR Albregt-Engelman, Dutch actress, dies at 68
  • 1902-03-03 Isaac D France van de Putte, Dutch premier (1866), dies at 79
  • 1902-07-12 Pieter Caland, Dutch hydraulic engineer (New Waterway), dies at 74
  • 1903-01-04 Geo[rge J H] Poggenbeek, Dutch surrealist painter, dies at 49
  • 1903-01-21 Hermanus J A M Schaepman, Dutch clergyman/politician, dies at 58
  • 1903-03-13 Nicolas Beets [Hildebrand], Dutch writer (Camera Obscura) and theologian, dies at 88
  • 1903-03-14 Johannes H Weissenbruch, Dutch landscape painter, dies at 88
  • 1903-04-13 Derk J A Haspels, Dutch actor, dies at 65
  • 1903-08-23 Paul J C Gabriel, Dutch water colors painter/etcher, dies at 75
  • 1904-01-26 John P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64
  • 1904-02-01 Peter PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer, dies at 76
  • 1904-05-14 Richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor, dies at 78
  • 1905-03-15 Arnold Kerdijk, Dutch liberal/founder (Social Weekly), dies at 60
  • 1905-04-25 Jacob Olie, Dutch photographer, dies at about 70
  • 1906-12-14 John A C Oudemans, Dutch geographer/astronomer, dies at 78
  • 1907-02-11 Peter J Savelberg, Dutch Limbourg monastery founder, dies at 80
  • 1908-01-10 Anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster), dies at 65
  • 1908-09-03 Cornelis Pijnacker Hordijk, gov-gen (Dutch East-Indies), dies
  • 1908-12-22 Marie Jungius, Dutch teacher/fairy tale writer, dies at 44
  • 1908-12-23 Francois A Gevaert, Belg/Dutch composer (Diable au Moulin), dies at 68
  • 1909-03-12 Johanna "Lena" Bakker, Dutch actress/wife of Bruno Gerlach, dies at 34
  • 1909-11-13 Aeneas Mackay, Dutch Internal minister (ARP)/Colonization, dies at 70
  • 1909-12-24 Nicolaas G Pierson, director Suriname/Dutch Bank, dies at 80
  • 1910-08-27 Clement of Maasdijk, 1st Dutch aircraft death
  • 1911-03-01 Jacobus H van 't Hoff, Dutch chemist/physicist (Nobel 1901), dies at 58
  • 1911-03-13 Jacob M van Bemmelen, Dutch physicist/chemist, dies at 80
  • 1911-08-12 Petrus H Hugenholtz, Dutch reformist vicar (Levenslicht), dies at 79
  • 1911-09-28 Louis Pincoffs, businessman/Dutch politician 1st-Chamber, dies
  • 1912-06-25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76
  • 1913-01-18 Edmond R H Regout, Dutch industrialist/politician, dies at 49
  • 1914-01-13 Bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72
  • 1914-02-06 J Albert Neuhuys, Dutch painter (Hague School), dies at 69

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1914-08-12 John Philip Holland, submarine designer, dies at 74

  • 1914-12-06 Eduard Jacobs, Dutch cabaret artist, dies at 47
  • 1915-03-13 Sergei J Witte, Dutch count/premier of Russia, dies at 65
  • 1915-04-17 Johannes P Kelly, [Kellij], Dutch actor/operetta writer, dies at 60
  • 1915-09-27 Conrad T van Deventer, Dutch jurist/MP (liberal), dies at 57
  • 1915-12-28 Gerrit Jan van Heek, Dutch textile manufacturer/politician, dies at 78
  • 1916-02-16 Jeltje de Bosch Kemper, Dutch feminist, dies at 79
  • 1916-02-16 [Gerard] Jan Ligthart, Dutch educator (Ot & Sien), dies at 57
  • 1916-03-21 Victor de Stuers, Dutch art expert, dies at 72
  • 1916-05-06 Dirk Bos, Dutch MP (Liberal), dies at 53
  • 1916-07-12 Aritius S Talma, Dutch minister of Agriculture, dies at 52
  • 1917-01-17 Hendrik Goeman Borgesius, Dutch politician, dies at 70
  • 1917-02-15 Charles A van Ophuysen, Dutch orientalist, dies at 60

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1917-03-08 Ferdinand von Zeppelin, Dutch count/air pioneer, dies at 78

Inventor of the Zeppelin Ferdinand von Zeppelin
Inventor of the Zeppelin
Ferdinand von Zeppelin
  • 1917-07-04 Johan H C Kern, Dutch linguist (Sanskreet), dies at 84

BattleExecution

1917-10-15 Mata Hari, Dutch dancer/German spy, executed by firing squad in Paris

Exotic dancer, courtesan and convicted German spy Mata Hari
Exotic dancer, courtesan and convicted German spy
Mata Hari
  • 1918-03-19 Willem H de Beaufort, Dutch historian/liberal politician, dies at 73
  • 1918-08-03 Albert P Hahn, Dutch political cartoonist (Het Volk), dies at 41
  • 1919-02-15 Pieter K Pel, Dutch internist (Pel-Ebstein fever), dies at 66
  • 1919-04-18 Enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress, drowns at 35
  • 1919-09-06 Pier Pander, Dutch sculptor, dies at 55
  • 1919-12-27 Theodoor H de Meester, Dutch lib premier (1905-08), dies at 68
  • 1920-03-27 Johan G Danser, Dutch poet (Meetings), dies at 26
  • 1920-11-08 Abraham Kuyper, clergyman/Dutch premier (AR 1908-12), dies at 83
  • 1920-12-31 Albert Roelofs, Dutch painter/etcher, dies at 43
  • 1921-02-13 Willem P C Knuttel, Dutch bibliography/librarian, dies at 67
  • 1921-04-05 Alphonsus J M Diepenbrock, Dutch composer (Missa), dies at 58
  • 1922-02-11 Gerardus J P Bolland, Dutch philosopher (Bolland Society), dies at 67
  • 1922-02-15 Clara [G Meijer-]Wichmann, German/Dutch anarchist/feminist, dies at 36
  • 1922-06-19 Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer, dies at 71
  • 1922-07-19 Cornelis A Pekelharing, Dutch histologist, dies on 74th birthday
  • 1922-08-02 [Wilhel]Mina JPR Kruseman, Dutch author/feminist, dies at 82
  • 1922-12-05 Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist, dies

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1923-03-08 Johannes van der Waals, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1910), dies at 85

Physicist/Nobel Laureate Johannes van der Waals
Physicist/Nobel Laureate
Johannes van der Waals
  • 1923-08-07 Hendrik Pierson, Dutch theologist (H Pierson Foundation), dies at 89
  • 1923-08-14 Jacob T Cremer, pres (Dutch Handel-Mij), dies at 76
  • 1924-01-28 Simon Abramsz, Dutch writer (Artist book), dies at 56
  • 1924-02-05 Alexis Hollander, composer, dies at 83
  • 1924-06-11 Alexander F de Savornin Lohmann Jr, Dutch minister (CHU), dies at 87
  • 1924-06-30 Jacob Israel de Haan, Dutch poet/writer (Pypelyntjes), dies at 42
  • 1924-07-10 Johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73
  • 1924-08-09 Jacob P Vis, Dutch founder (NV Royal Salt Industries), dies at 66
  • 1924-12-09 Bernard Zweers, Dutch composer (Gisbertus of Aemstel), dies at 70

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1925-02-02 Jaap Eden, Dutch world champion cyclist and speed skater, dies at 51

Cyclist and Speed Skater Jaap Eden
Cyclist and Speed Skater
Jaap Eden
  • 1925-04-14 Pieter D van Essen, Dutch artillery officer, dies at 54
  • 1925-07-01 Jan P Veth, Dutch painter/lithographer/art historian, dies at 61
  • 1925-11-02 Antonius J Derkinderen, Dutch painter/etcher, dies at 65
  • 1925-11-09 Daniel Josephus Jitta, lawyer/Dutch state advisor, dies at 71
  • 1925-12-05 Wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist, dies at 78
  • 1926-02-21 Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1913), dies at 72
  • 1926-09-09 David Lobo, Dutch actor, dies in railway accident
  • 1926-09-09 Greta Lobo-Braakensiek, Dutch actress in railway accident
  • 1926-11-01 Louis H Chrispijn, Dutch actor/director (Krates), dies at 72
  • 1926-12-08 Jan Six, Dutch art historian/collector, dies
  • 1927-01-21 Floris H Verster, Dutch painter/cartoonist/etcher, dies at 65
  • 1927-02-06 Daniel F Scheurleer, Dutch musicologist/banker, dies at 71
  • 1927-09-29 Willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
  • 1927-11-26 Jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch performer (governess), assassinated at 47
  • 1927-11-28 Arthur Wichmann, German/Dutch geologist (New-Guinea), dies
  • 1928-03-03 Jan [Jean] T Toorop, Dutch graphic artist (3 Brides), dies at 69
  • 1928-08-07 Alphonse MAJ Ariëns, Dutch RC pastor/social worker, dies at 68