Dutch History (Part 12)

Historical Events

Events 1101 - 1,200 of 1,606

  • 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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1945-11-20 Queen Wilhelmina opens Dutch parliament in Hague

Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
  • 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 Dutch Special Court of Justice sentences Frederik Müller, Socialist mayor of Rotterdam, to 10 years in jail for his wartime support of Germany
  • 1946-04-18 International Court of Justice opens at The Hague Netherlands

  • 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
Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
  • 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)
  • 1948-05-04 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 due to ill health
  • 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
  • 1951-04-18 Dutch Antilles government of Da Costa Gomez forms
  • 1951-04-29 China seizes the assets of the Asiatic Petroleum Company, a joint venture between the Shell and Royal Dutch oil companies in retaliation for the Hong Kong Government's requisitioning of the tanker Yung Hao
  • 1951-05-01 Dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
  • 1951-05-31 Netherlands & South Africa sign cultural accord
  • 1951-07-26 Netherlands ends state of war with Germany
  • 1951-08-09 Dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation
  • 1951-11-25 Commemoration of Dutch resistance fighter Hannie Schaft forbidden

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1101 - 1,200 of 2,493

  • 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 Landré, Dutch composer, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1968)
  • 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 pianist and composer, born in Roosendaal, Netherlands (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)
  • 1906-10-11 Dutch Clark, American NFL hall of fame QB (Spartans, Detroit), born in Fowler, Colorado (d. 1978)
  • 1906-10-22 Cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 1101 - 1,200 of 1,377

  • 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 at 77
  • 1991-02-06 Marten Levendig, Dutch TV correspondent to Moscow, dies
  • 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, American stage and screen actress and singer (The Jazz Train; Requiem For A Nun; Moon In The Gutter), dies at 57
  • 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 entrepreneur 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 Meijer, Dutch accordionist known as the King of Accordions (Body & Soul), dies at 79
  • 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 Mulholland, British reporter jailed for refusing to name his sources (Daily Mail), 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 concert pianist and composer (Sei Studi; 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
  • 1993-02-07 W Sybout A Colenbrander, Dutch historian/journalist, dies at 82
  • 1993-02-08 Casper van den Berg, Dutch poet (Fashionable inconvenience), dies