Dutch History (Part 12)

Historical Events

Events 1101 - 1,200 of 1,615

  • 1945-04-29 First food drop by RAF above Nazi-occupied Holland (Operation Manna)
  • 1945-05-01 Australian & Dutch troops land on Tarakan
  • 1945-05-02 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina & Princess Juliana reach Gilze-Rijen

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1945-05-04 German forces in Denmark, Norway and the Netherlands surrender unconditionally to British Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery at Luneburg Heath

British WWII Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery
British WWII Field Marshal
Bernard Montgomery
  • 1945-05-05 Netherlands & Denmark liberated from Nazi control
  • 1945-05-05 Premier Gerbrandy on Radio Orange tells Dutch they are liberated
  • 1945-05-06 General Johannes Blaskowitz surrenders German troops in Netherlands
  • 1945-05-07 World War II: British troops enter Utrecht, Netherlands
  • 1945-06-15 Dutch political party ANJV established in Concert building, Amsterdam
  • 1945-07-19 USS Cod saves 51 sailors from Dutch sub in only sub-to-sub rescue

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1945-08-17 Sukarno and Mohammad Hatta declare Indonesia (Dutch East Indies) independent from the Netherlands

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia
Sukarno
  • 1945-09-11 Physician Willem J Kolff performs the first successful kidney dialysis using his artificial kidney machine, the Netherlands
  • 1945-09-26 All old Dutch banknotes declared invalid
  • 1945-10-07 Dutch author A M de Jong's murderer Ton van Gog escapes
  • 1945-11-20 Queen Wilhelmina opens Dutch parliament in Hague
  • 1945-11-27 Dutch resistance fighter Hannie Schaft re-buried in presence of Queen Wilhelmina

  • 1945-12-12 Special Court of justice convicts Dutch Nazi leader Mussert to death
  • 1946-02-09 Dutch Labor Party (Dutch Social Democratic Party) forms
  • 1946-03-02 Dutch troops land on East Bali
  • 1946-03-09 Dutch troops land at Batavia/Semarang
  • 1946-04-03 Netherlands-German postal relations resume
  • 1946-04-16 NSB mayor of Rotterdam, Netherlands, FE Muller sentence to 100 years in jail
  • 1946-05-17 KVP Labor/Communists win 1st post-WW2 Dutch parliamentary elections
  • 1946-05-19 Dutch Cooperation for Sexual Reform (NVSH) forms in Amsterdam
  • 1946-05-29 KVP wins Provincial National election in Netherlands
  • 1946-06-05 Eric de Noorman, a Dutch comic strip by Hans G. Kresse, is launched
  • 1946-06-26 Dutch Nazi collaborator Arnold Meijer sentenced to 5 years
  • 1946-07-02 Dutch Beel government forms
  • 1946-07-03 1st Dutch government of Beel forms
  • 1946-10-24 Netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire
  • 1946-11-14 Dutch Dakota flight to Schiphol crashes, kills 11
  • 1946-11-27 English soccer team beats Netherlands, 8-2
  • 1946-11-28 Dutch Nazi Anton Mussert sentenced to death
  • 1947-01-17 Ammunition factory explodes in Muiden, Netherlands, 16 die
  • 1947-02-01 NV United Dutch Fokker's Aircraft established
  • 1947-02-08 Jan van der Hoorn wins 8th Dutch 11-cities skating race (10:51)

  • 1947-02-10 Netherlands Radio Union forms
  • 1947-02-17 Dutch RC bishops publish manifest against "godless communism"
  • 1947-04-15 Operations begin at Radio Netherlands World radio

Book releaseHistoric Publication

1947-06-25 1st version of Anne Frank's diary "Het Achterhuis" published in The Netherlands

Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust Anne Frank
Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust
Anne Frank
  • 1947-06-27 98°F (36.8°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands
  • 1947-08-05 Netherlands ceases political action in Indonesia, due to UN pressure

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1947-10-14 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina gives golden award to general Eisenhower

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • 1947-10-21 Dutch Dakota explodes near Coopenhagen, 16 die
  • 1947-10-29 Belgium, Luxembourg & Netherlands form Benelux Union
  • 1948-01-17 Netherlands & Indonesia agree to a cease-fire
  • 1948-01-24 Dutch Liberal Party forms - People's party for Freedom & Democracy (VVD)
  • 1948-04-18 International Court of Justice opens at The Hague Netherlands
  • 1948-05-04 The Hague Court of Justice convicts Nazi SS officer in the Netherlands Hans Rauter of Crimes against Humanity (executed 24 March 1949)
  • 1948-05-12 Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands abdicates
  • 1948-06-07 KVP wins Dutch Second-Parliamentary election
  • 1948-08-06 Willem Drees forms Socialist government (KVP/Social Democratics/CHU/Liberal) in the Netherlands
  • 1948-08-07 1st Dutch government of Beel resigns
  • 1948-08-12 Court of justice sentences General Friedrich Christiansen, commander of the German Wehrmacht in the Netherlands, to 12 years imprisonment
  • 1948-08-31 Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands celebrates golden jubilee
  • 1948-09-04 Queen Wilhelmina abdicates Dutch throne
  • 1948-09-06 Juliana crowned Queen of The Netherlands
  • 1948-09-18 Communist Madiun-uprising in Dutch Indies (Muso/Sjarifudin)
  • 1948-10-21 Dutch Constellation crashes at Prestwick Scotland (40 murder)
  • 1948-12-28 Middel-Java as a whole in Dutch hands
  • 1948-12-31 Dutch police actions up Java gone on strike
  • 1949-01-12 Dutch court affirms death sentence against SS chief Hanns Rauter
  • 1949-01-28 UN Security council convicts Dutch aggression in Indonesia
  • 1949-01-29 Great Britain, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand and Switzerland recognize Israel
  • 1949-02-14 Dutch Drees government presents plan for the building of 30,000 houses
  • 1949-03-01 Indonesia seizes Yogyakarta from the Dutch.
  • 1949-03-24 SS police chief in the Netherlands Hanns Albin Rauter's request for a pardon denied, executed by firing squad
  • 1949-04-23 Netherlands annexes Elten & Tudderen
  • 1949-05-30 Indianapolis 500: Bill Holland wins in 4:07:15.939 (195.257 km/h)
  • 1949-06-23 Dutch Constellation aircraft plunges into the sea near Bari, 33 die
  • 1949-06-24 A M de Jong's murderer, Ton van Gog, arrested in Scheveningen, Netherlands
  • 1949-06-30 Dutch troops evacuate Jakarta
  • 1949-07-12 Dutch KLM Constellation crashes near Bombay, 45 die
  • 1949-09-20 Dutch Guilder devalued 30.3%
  • 1949-10-31 Dutch Nazi Henri 'Hakkie' Holdert, director of Amsterdam paper De Telegraaf and member of the SS, sentenced to 12 years imprisonment
  • 1949-12-09 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts Indonesian sovereignty
  • 1949-12-21 Dutch 1st Chamber accept sovereignty of Indonesia
  • 1949-12-27 Queen Juliana of the Netherlands grants independence to Indonesia
  • 1950-01-01 Dutch government raises all wages 5%, minimally fl. 5 per week
  • 1950-01-16 Belgium, Luxembourg & Netherlands recognize Israel
  • 1950-01-20 Suriname becomes independent part in Realm of Netherlands
  • 1950-03-27 Netherlands recognizes People's Republic of China
  • 1950-04-14 Doorne's Auto factory opens in Netherlands
  • 1950-05-02 Dutch 1st Chamber accept Laws on immigration
  • 1950-05-02 Dutch PM Malan recognizes South-Africa but not People's Republic of China
  • 1950-05-10 1st Netherlands-US telex sent
  • 1950-05-22 Dutch poet Gerrit Achterberg wins PC Hooft prize
  • 1950-06-04 Dutch cyclist Wim van Est wins Bordeaux-Paris (586 km in 17:25)
  • 1950-06-15 Dutch police seize condoms
  • 1950-06-20 Dutch Air Force base Tjililitan given to Indonesia
  • 1950-07-26 KNIL (Royal Dutch East Indies Army) unites
  • 1950-08-17 Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
  • 1950-10-25 Dutch NSB leader C van Gelderen sentenced to life
  • 1950-10-26 630 Dutch volunteers depart for Korea
  • 1951-01-13 German general Christian Hansen freed early from Dutch prison
  • 1951-01-18 1st use of lie detector in Netherlands
  • 1951-01-24 Dutch government Drees-van Schaik resigns
  • 1951-02-18 Netherlands Radio School forms
  • 1951-03-13 2nd Dutch government of Drees forms

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1951-04-04 Dutch Prince Bernhard visits Argentine President Juan & Eva Perón in Buenos Aires

First Lady of Argentina Eva Perón
First Lady of Argentina
Eva Perón

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1101 - 1,200 of 2,505

  • 1900-08-03 Arnold Struycken, Dutch lawyer, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1955)
  • 1900-08-05 Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], Dutch mezzo-soprano/teacher
  • 1900-09-04 Cornelis Verolme, Dutch ship builder, born in Nieuwe-Tonge, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1900-11-22 Hugo Godron, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1971)
  • 1901-01-01 Christine Wttewaall van Stoetwegen, Dutch politician (CDD)
  • 1901-01-11 Andries D Copier, Dutch glass manufacturer (Gildeglass)
  • 1901-01-18 Arie Querido, Dutch social psychiatrist, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • 1901-01-23 Benno Stokvis, Dutch lawyer & politician, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1977)
  • 1901-02-07 Bob den Doolaard, [Cornelis Spoelstra], Dutch writer (Grape Pickers)
  • 1901-02-19 Cor[nelis RJ] Kieboom, Dutch resistance fighter/chairman (Feyenoord)
  • 1901-03-02 Willem Bruynzeel, Dutch timber-merchant
  • 1901-03-19 Gerrit Jan van Heuven Goedhart, Dutch Min of Justice (Nobel 1954)
  • 1901-03-23 Jan H de Groot, Dutch resistance fighter/co-founder (Free Netherlands)
  • 1901-05-20 Max Euwe, Netherlands, world chess champion (1935-37)
  • 1901-06-22 Willem Jacobus du Plooy Erlank (Eitemal), South African poet and professor in Afrikaans and Dutch literature at the University of Stellenbosch, born in Wolmaransstad, Transvaal
  • 1901-07-15 Pyke F C Koch, Dutch surrealistic painter (Dolores' Breakfast)
  • 1901-08-26 Jan de Quay, Dutch minister of war/premier (KVP, 1959-63)
  • 1901-08-28 Cees Kelk, Dutch writer (Dance of Young Feet), born in Amsterdam (d. 1981)
  • 1901-09-03 Eduard van Beinum, Dutch musician and conductor, born in Arnhem, Netherlands (d. 1959)
  • 1901-09-08 Hendrik Verwoerd, South African Prime Minister (1958-66) who was assassinated in 1966, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1966)
  • 1901-09-23 Adriaan Pitlo, Dutch lawyer, born in Antwerp (d. 1987)
  • 1901-09-28 Lily Bouwmeester, Dutch actress and comedienne (Pygmalion), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1993)
  • 1901-09-30 Philip Dorn, Dutch actor (Enemy Agent, I Remember Mama), born in Scheveningen, Netherlands (d. 1975)
  • 1901-11-26 Philip Idenburg, Dutch statistician, born in Hillegersberg, Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1995)
  • 1902-01-05 Pierre Palla, Dutch pianist & organist, born in Venlo, Netherlands (d. 1968)
  • 1902-01-12 Simon Spoor, Dutch military officer, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1949)
  • 1902-01-14 F. C. Terborgh [Reijnier Flaes], Dutch writer (De Turkenoorlog), born in Den Helder, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1902-01-25 Gerard Knuvelder, Dutch literature historian (Vocation, Kitty), born in Arnhem, Netherlands (d. 1982)
  • 1902-01-26 Menno ter Braak, Dutch writer/essayist (Carnaval of the Citizens)
  • 1902-02-21 Bob [Hijman] Scholte, Dutch vocalist [or 1909]
  • 1902-02-21 John Smallenbroek, Dutch minister of Internal Affairs [or 1909]
  • 1902-03-28 Paul Godwin, Polish-Dutch violinist, born in Sosnowitz, Russian Empire (d. 1982)
  • 1902-05-04 Cola Debrot, Dutch author and Governor of the Netherlands Antilles, born in Kralendijk, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1902-06-16 Kornelis Posthumus, Dutch chemist
  • 1902-06-26 Antonia Brico, Dutch-American conductor and pianist, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1989)
  • 1902-07-10 Jacobus Wouterus van Dieren, Dutch biologist (Terschelling), born in Amsterdam (d. 1935)
  • 1902-07-11 Samuel Abraham Goldsmith, Dutch/US phycist
  • 1902-07-18 Karel Mengelberg, Dutch composer and conductor, born in Utrecht (d. 1984)
  • 1902-08-06 Dutch Schultz, American bootlegger (d. 1935)
  • 1902-09-08 Nico Donkersloot, Dutch literary and writer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1965)
  • 1902-09-13 Hermine Heijermans, Dutch actress, politician and author (Grote Klaas en kleine Klaas), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • 1902-09-30 Piet[er J] "Piet" Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52)
  • 1902-10-10 Dick Ket, Dutch painter and cartoonist, born in Den Helder, Netherlands (d. 1940)
  • 1902-11-02 Marius Holtrop, Dutch economist and President of Netherlands Bank, born in Amsterdam (d. 1988)
  • 1902-11-10 Murk Ozinga, Dutch building historian (Monuments of Curacao)
  • 1902-11-26 Gerrit Jan van der Veen [Wolffensperger], Dutch resistance fighter, born in Amsterdam (d. 1944)
  • 1902-12-09 Richard A Butler, England, Dutch min of Finance/Foreign affairs
  • 1903-01-29 Cornelis H Edelman, Dutch geologist
  • 1903-03-19 Benjamin M Telders, president of Dutch Liberal States Party
  • 1903-04-12 Jan Tinbergen, Dutch economist (Plan of Labor, Nobel 1969), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1994)
  • 1903-06-08 Gerrit Cornelis Berkouwer, Dutch theologist (Dogmatic Studies), born in Amsterdam (d. 1996)
  • 1903-09-03 Willem Kooiman, Dutch theologist and church historian (d. 1968)
  • 1903-09-17 Karel Miljon, Dutch boxer (Olympic bronze 1928), born in Amsterdam (d. 1984)
  • 1903-11-01 Gerard Nabrink, Dutch anarchist and co-founder (NVSH), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1993)
  • 1904-01-25 Frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist (Het Parool), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1990)
  • 1904-01-31 E van Ruller, Dutch journalist/ARP-alderman/co-founder (Trouw)
  • 1904-02-04 Herman B. Wiardi Beckman, Dutch politician (SDAP)/resistance fighter
  • 1904-02-17 Albert Kuyle, [Louis Kuitenbrouwer], Dutch writer (Jesus' Robe)
  • 1904-02-19 Havank, [HF vqan der Kallen], Dutch thriller writer (St Eustache)
  • 1904-03-06 Chris Baay, Dutch actor (Tomorrow It Will Be Better, Klatergoud, Surprise Raid), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1991)
  • 1904-03-11 Cornelis Jan Bakker, Dutch/US nuclear physicist
  • 1904-03-11 Maurits Wertheim, Dutch writer (Isaac De Fuentes)
  • 1904-04-14 Reinout Willem van Bemmelen, Dutch geologist, born in Batavia, Dutch East Indies (d. 1983)
  • 1904-05-11 Guus Weitzel, Dutch radio-announcer
  • 1904-06-16 Gerard Holt, Dutch architect
  • 1904-06-17 Coenraad van Emde Boas, Dutch sexologist, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1904-06-25 Jan van Axel [Johannes P. Kraakman], Dutch director (Overschotje)
  • 1904-07-02 Gerarda Rueter, Dutch sculptor, born in Amsterdam (d. 1993)
  • 1904-09-28 Hendrik J Hofstra, Dutch minister of Finance (PvdA)
  • 1904-10-09 Johannes Karel Marie Ditto, Dutch dominican and broadcast chairman (KRO, 1938-45), born in Velsen, Netherlands (d. 1977)
  • 1904-11-16 Frederik van der Meer, Dutch archaeologist and art historian, born in Bolsward (d. 1994)
  • 1904-11-19 Jacob "Jaap" Nanninga, Dutch painter (d. 1962)
  • 1905-01-31 Anna Blaman, [Johanna P Vrugt], Dutch writer (Wife & Friend)
  • 1905-02-11 Beb [Elizabeth] Vuyk, Dutch/Indonesian writer (Camp diary)
  • 1905-02-24 Guillaume Landre, The Hague, Dutch composer
  • 1905-04-16 Frits Philips, Dutch engineer and CEO (Philips), born in Eindhoven, Netherlands (d. 2005)
  • 1905-05-05 Arnold Meijer, Dutch leader of fascist Dutch National & Black Front, born in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands (d. 1965)
  • 1905-05-20 Gerrit Achterberg, Dutch poet (Sailing)
  • 1905-08-31 Sal Tas, Dutch journalist & CIA agent (Het Parool) [or 1897]
  • 1905-09-17 Hans Freudenthal, German-Dutch mathematician and director (OW&OC), born in Luckenwalde, Brandenburg (d. 1990)
  • 1905-09-19 James Holland, English artist and exhibition organiser, born in Gillingham, Kent (d. 1996)
  • 1905-10-04 Leon Orthel, Dutch composer, born in Roosendaal (d. 1985)
  • 1905-11-14 L H Ruitenberg, vicar/editor in chief (Reformed of Netherlands)
  • 1905-12-07 Gerard Kuiper, Dutch-American astronomer (moons of Uranus, Neptune), born in Tuitjenhorn, Netherlands (d. 1973)
  • 1906-01-06 Jaap Wagemaker, Dutch sculptor, born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1972)
  • 1906-01-08 Jan A H J S Bruins Slot, Dutch founder illegal Trouw/MP (ARP)
  • 1906-01-29 Franciscus Hin, Holland, yachtsman (Olympic gold 1920)
  • 1906-02-10 Walraven (Wally) van Hall, Dutch banker/resisted Nazis
  • 1906-02-19 Hendrik W C Spruit, Dutch conductor
  • 1906-04-16 Cobina W "Coby" Molenaar, Dutch peace activist (d. 1994)
  • 1906-04-18 Clara Eggink, Dutch poet (Life with J C Bloem), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1991)
  • 1906-04-28 Bart [Bartholomeus Jan] Bok, Dutch-American astronomer (Milky Way), born in Hoorn, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • 1906-06-15 Louis RJ Ridder van Rappard, Dutch mayor (Zoelen)
  • 1906-07-09 Beene Dubbelboer, Dutch writer (Secret Resistance), born in Tweede Exloërmond, Netherlands (d. 1982)
  • 1906-07-19 Wim van Doorne, Dutch auto manufacturer (DAF Trucks), born in Griendtsveen, Limburg, Netherlands (d. 1978)
  • 1906-08-03 Leonhard Huizinga, Dutch journalist and writer (Adriaan & Olivier), born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1980)
  • 1906-09-06 Alexander Bodon, Hungarian-Dutch architect (RAI, Dollywood), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1993)
  • 1906-09-06 John Meulenhoff, Dutch publisher, born in Amsterdam (d. 1978)
  • 1906-09-16 Johanna Sophia Hermes, Dutch singer, born in Hilversum, Netherlands (d. 1995)
  • 1906-10-04 Johannes Post, Dutch farmer and resistance fighter (passage fight), born in Hollandscheveld, Drente, Netherlands (d. 1944)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 1101 - 1,200 of 1,380

  • 1989-11-28 Jo[hanne M Bos-]Vincent, Dutch soprano (Songs for Life), dies at 91
  • 1989-12-25 Ton Regtien, Dutch student leader, dies at 51
  • 1990-01-01 Charles Boost, Dutch film critic, dies at 82
  • 1990-01-26 Boy Trip, Dutch minister, dies at 68
  • 1990-02-17 Frans Kellendonk, Dutch writer (Good for Nothing), dies at 39
  • 1990-02-23 Annelien Kappeyne van de Coppello, Dutch lawyer and politician (Liberal), dies at 53
  • 1990-03-03 Frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist/founder (Parool), dies at 86
  • 1990-03-20 Jannetje Visser-Roosendaal, Dutch writer, dies at 90
  • 1990-04-05 Nico Scheepmaker, Dutch columnist and poet, dies at 59
  • 1990-07-11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Lifespan, Broken Mirrors, The Lift), dies at 67
  • 1990-07-20 Sara Heyblom, Dutch actress (Obsessions, Pygmalion), dies
  • 1990-09-04 Henry Faas, [Wandelganger], Dutch journalist (Volkskrant), dies
  • 1990-09-15 G. M. J. Veldkamp, Dutch politician (CDA), dies at 69
  • 1990-11-12 Nico Haak, Dutch singer (Foxy Foxtrot), dies
  • 1990-12-01 Jan H de Groot, Dutch co-founder (Vrij Nederland), dies
  • 1990-12-28 Ed van der Elsken, Dutch photographer (Sweet Life), dies at 65
  • 1991-01-01 Charles B. Timmer, Dutch writer (Russia Black on White), dies at 83
  • 1991-01-26 Johnny van Doorn, Dutch writer/poet, dies at 46
  • 1991-02-01 Annie van Ommeren-Averink [Hanna Jacoba of Ommeren-Averink], Dutch politician (CPN), dies
  • 1991-02-06 Marten Levendig, Dutch TV correspondent to Moscow, dies
  • 1991-02-27 H J of Royen, manager Dutch (Concertgebouw Orchestra), dies at 52
  • 1991-02-27 Robert-Jan Akkerman, Dutch diplomat (to Tunis), murdered
  • 1991-03-03 Clara Eggink, Dutch poet (Life with J C Bloem), dies at 84
  • 1991-03-13 Cor Witschge, Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), dies at 65
  • 1991-03-16 Jan H. van Roijen, Dutch ambassador to the U.S. and Netherlands Foreign Minister, dies at 85
  • 1991-03-23 Fons Jansen, Dutch news reader and cabaretier, dies at 65
  • 1991-03-30 Jan Willem Hofstra, Dutch actor/writer (Friends of My Friends), dies
  • 1991-04-25 Theo Laseroms, [Tank], Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord), dies
  • 1991-05-03 Gerrit Mik, Dutch psychiatrist and politician (D66), dies
  • 1991-05-19 Rini Otte, Dutch actress (Ergens in Nederland), dies at 74
  • 1991-06-08 Bertice Reading, Dutch actress (Moon in the Gutter), dies
  • 1991-06-09 Max van Praag, Dutch singer, dies at 77
  • 1991-06-23 Bill Buysman, Dutch guitarist/singer (Kilima Hawaiians), dies
  • 1991-07-28 Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled to Netherlands, dies at 45
  • 1991-09-08 Jo Budie, Dutch orchestra leader (KRO), dies
  • 1991-09-21 JA Mommersteeg, Dutch state sect of Defense (KVP), dies
  • 1991-09-27 Huib Orizand, Dutch actor (Paul Vlanderen), dies
  • 1991-10-29 Harry Thomas, founder (Flower Festival, Dutch Homofielen Party), dies
  • 1991-11-22 Jac de Jong [Jacobus Hendrik de Jong], Dutch entrepeneur and politician (Nedac-Sorbo), dies
  • 1991-12-12 Lex Karsemeijer, Dutch tenor/choral dir (Sweet 16, Pro Musica), dies
  • 1991-12-20 Andries D Copier, Dutch glass designer (Guild glass), dies
  • 1992-01-01 Called Abma [Hetter Gerrit Abma], Dutch politician (SGP), dies at 74
  • 1992-01-08 Johnny [Jan] Meijer, Dutch king of accordians (Body & Soul), dies
  • 1992-01-12 Harry van Doorn, Dutch politician (KVP/KRO-chairman/PPR/CRM), dies at 76
  • 1992-01-25 Nico Schuyt, Dutch composer, dies at 70
  • 1992-01-26 Okke Jager, Dutch theologist, writer and poet, dies at 63
  • 1992-02-10 Mau Kopuit, Dutch editor-in-chief (New Israeli Weekly Newspaper), dies
  • 1992-02-10 Thomas Graftdijk, Dutch writer (Dr Faustus), dies
  • 1992-02-10 Wim Ramaker, Dutch director/writer (On Death Track), dies
  • 1992-02-13 Bob den Uyl, Dutch journalist and writer (Restless Travel), dies at 61
  • 1992-02-26 Gerrit Schulte, Dutch road and track cyclist (World Champion Track Pursuit 1948), dies at 76
  • 1992-02-27 Marinus Ruppert, Dutch trade union leader (CNV), dies at 80
  • 1992-03-04 C Meijer, Dutch editor in chief (Typhoon), dies
  • 1992-03-06 Emmy Huf, Dutch cabaret performer/writer (I Want Warm Meat), dies
  • 1992-03-12 Hans G. Kresse, Dutch cartoonist (known for the comic strip Eric de Noorman), dies at 70
  • 1992-03-12 Ida Oosterbaan, Dutch founder (Women Action Committee), dies
  • 1992-03-13 Hans Redeker, Dutch art critic (Algemeen Handelsblad), dies
  • 1992-03-27 Martin Engelman, Dutch cartoonist, painter and graphic artist, dies at 68
  • 1992-04-25 Dany Tuijnman, Dutch politician (Minister of Transport and Water Management), dies at 77
  • 1992-04-30 Daan van Driel, Dutch cartoonist/WWII resist fighter (Trouw), dies
  • 1992-05-21 Brendan Nulholland, Daily Mail reporter, dies at 59
  • 1992-06-16 Joris Diels, Flemish actor and director (It's a Cruel World, Haagsche Comedy), dies at 89
  • 1992-06-26 Geert Vissers, Dutch TV host (Gay Dating Show), dies
  • 1992-07-18 Jan Pelleboer, Dutch meteorologist, dies
  • 1992-07-19 Bert Brugman, Dutch puppeteer (Dutch marionette theater), dies
  • 1992-08-09 Jan van Baal, antropologist/gov Dutch New Guinea, dies
  • 1992-08-14 Alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian-Dutch painter, dies at 104
  • 1992-08-18 Gerard Sonder, Dutch radio host (AVRO), dies
  • 1992-08-19 Feliks Arons, Dutch director/actor (A Bridge Too Far), dies at 48
  • 1992-08-24 Andreas M Donner, Dutch state leader/jurist (Constitution), dies at 74
  • 1992-09-03 Johannes van Capel, oldest man in Netherlands (Born 4/22/1884), dies
  • 1992-09-07 Indra Kamadjojo, [Broekveld], Indon/Dutch dancer (Stille Kracht), dies
  • 1992-09-11 Paul Storken, Dutch priest (Away Backing), dies
  • 1992-10-04 Itzhak Fuks, El Al captain, crashes in Bijlmer Netherlands
  • 1992-10-04 Ohad Arnon, El Al captain, crashes in Bijlmer Netherlands
  • 1992-10-05 Cornelis "Cees" Berkhouwer, Dutch politician (VVD), dies
  • 1992-10-23 Kees Spermon, Dutch painter and graphic artist, dies
  • 1992-11-05 Jan Hendrik Oort, Dutch astronomer (hypothesized "Oort Cloud"), dies at 92
  • 1992-11-10 Antoine C J Rottier, Dutch CEO (DSM), dies
  • 1992-11-24 Hans de Koster, Dutch Minister of Defense (1971-73), dies at 78
  • 1992-11-24 Mary Smithuysen, Dutch dancer/actress (Bridge Too Far), dies
  • 1992-11-28 Roland Smeenk, Dutch cabaret performer, dies in a car accident at 35
  • 1992-12-02 Loek Elfferich, Dutch journalist/historian (Treason in Rotterdam), die
  • 1992-12-12 Bernard CJ Lievegoed, Dutch anthroposopher (Free College), dies at 87
  • 1992-12-13 Bernard Drukker, Dutch pianist/orchestra leader (duivelswiel), dies
  • 1992-12-16 Anton [Tom] Koolhaas, Dutch writer (Gekke Witte), dies at 80
  • 1992-12-16 Rinus Terlouw, Dutch soccer player/trainer (Sparta), dies
  • 1992-12-26 Bert Voeten, Dutch journalist and poet (Antipodes), dies at 74
  • 1992-12-27 Jan Peeters, Dutch water colors painter and monument artist, dies at 80
  • 1992-12-29 LH Ruitenberg, vicar/editor in chief (Reform Netherlands), dies at 87
  • 1993-01-05 Klaas Wiersma, Dutch sec of Justice (VVD), dies
  • 1993-01-08 Theo Bruins, Dutch pianist/composer (Syncope), dies at 63
  • 1993-01-14 Elisabeth Antoinette de Vreugd, chambermaid for Dutch Queen, dies at 98
  • 1993-01-15 Huub Jacobse [Hendrik Hubert Jacobse], Dutch politician (VVD), dies at 68
  • 1993-01-17 Ger ter Horst, Dutch soccer trainer (Sparta), dies
  • 1993-01-18 M Eleonore Lippits, 1st Dutch female missionary doctor, dies at 85
  • 1993-01-18 Mia Meijer, Dutch playwright/director (Machine Child), dies
  • 1993-01-19 Kees Scherer, Dutch photographer (World Press Photo), dies at 72
  • 1993-01-22 Alexander Bodon, Hungarian-Dutch architect (RAI, Dollywood), dies at 86
  • 1993-01-26 Jan Gies, Dutch resistance fighter (helped Anne Frank), dies at 87