Zwolle in History

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • 1753-02-07 Rhijnvis Feith, Dutch mayor/writer (Zwolle/Thirsa)
  • 1796-07-24 Herman van Sonsbeeck, Dutch lawyer and statesman, born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 1865)
  • 1910-08-25 J. B. Charles [Willem H. Nagel], Dutch criminologist and writer, born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • 1920-09-12 Jan W. Schulte Nordholt, Dutch poet and historian (Blossoming Stone), born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 1995)
  • 1944-10-02 Ton Koopman, Dutch conductor (Royal Conservatory of the Hague), born in Zwolle, Netherlands
  • 1947-01-01 Peter Lankhorst, Dutch politician (PPR), born in Zwolle, Netherlands
  • 1966-03-03 Claus Boekweg, Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen, FC Zwolle)

Famous Deaths

  • 1824-02-08 Rhijnvis Feith, Dutch mayor/writer (Zwolle, Julia), dies at 71