Rotterdam in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

  • 1944-01-07 Ad Nijhuis, Dutch politician (VVD), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1944-08-28 Marianne Heemskerk, Dutch swimmer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1949-04-07 Patricia [Anglaia Margareth Paaij] Paay, Dutch singer (You Are Not Hip), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1950-10-13 Ellen Brusse [Elizabeth Wenmakers], Dutch TV hostess, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1950-12-04 Karel van de Graaf, Dutch TV host, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1952-07-10 Peter van Heemst, Dutch politician (Labour Party), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1954-08-30 Gerard Hadders, Dutch postage stamp designer (1991 children stamp), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1959-10-11 Michiel Schapers, Dutch tennis star, born in Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1961-03-13 Cor Lems, Dutch soccer player (ADO The Hague/Dordrecht '90), born in Rotterdam, Netherlansds
  • 1970-10-30 Wim Bubberman, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1971-01-30 Milko Pieren, Dutch football player (Sparta), born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1971-12-06 Richard Krajicek, Dutch tennis player (Wimbledon 1996), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1973-12-04 Ferry Corsten, Dutch musician and DJ, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1973-12-16 Kristie Boogert, Rotterdam Neth, tennis star (1996 Paris)
  • 1974-04-27 Carlos Fortes, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1975-02-05 Giovanni van Bronckhorst, Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1978-11-01 Danny Koevermans, Dutch soccer striker and coach (4 caps; Sparta Rotterdam), born in Schiedam, Netherlands
  • 1979-08-24 Orlando Engelaar, Dutch international footballer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1980-02-28 Pascal Bosschaart, Dutch footballer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands

Famous Deaths