Dutch History (Part 13)

Historical Events

Events 1201 - 1,300 of 1,615

  • 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
  • 1951-12-17 Dutch Communist Party members forbidden to be civil servants
  • 1951-12-19 Nazi General Christiansen leaves Netherlands
  • 1952-01-14 Rationing of coffee in Netherlands ends
  • 1952-01-16 New Dutch bible translation finished
  • 1952-01-31 Dutch Lutheran Church reunites after 1½ centuries
  • 1952-02-26 Netherlands-Indonesian Unity conference
  • 1952-03-22 Dutch DC-6 crashes near Frankfurt, killing 44
  • 1952-04-03 Dutch Queen Juliana speaks to US Congress
  • 1952-05-02 Operations begin at United Suriname Workers of Netherlands which flew from London to Johannesburg carrying 36 passengers

  • 1952-05-21 Dutch Queen Juliana opens Amsterdam-Rhine Canal
  • 1952-05-29 2nd Round Conference between Dutch Antilles & Suriname ends
  • 1952-06-25 Dutch social democratic party wins 2nd-Parliamentary election
  • 1952-06-26 Dutch social democratic party wins elections (29%)
  • 1952-09-01 Willem Drees forms new Dutch government
  • 1952-09-24 Dutch Minister of Justice Donker decides war criminal Willy Lages will not be executed but sentenced to life
  • 1952-10-21 Dutch government refuses New Guinea (West-Irian)
  • 1952-10-25 First Dutch edition of children's magazine "Donald Duck"
  • 1953-01-27 Netherlands end Marshall aid
  • 1953-01-31 Hurricane-like winds flood Netherlands drowning 1,835
  • 1953-02-01 Dr A de Waal appointed as Netherlands' first female assistant secretary of state
  • 1953-02-01 Flooding in Netherlands kills 1,835
  • 1953-03-15 West Germany loses in soccer to Netherlands, 2-1
  • 1953-05-26 Dutch Convair crashes at Schipholweg, 2 die
  • 1953-05-27 Dutch social democratic/Dutch Liberal Party win municipal elections
  • 1953-06-09 South African premier D. F. Malan visits the Netherlands
  • 1953-08-23 Dutch DC-6 crashes near Ymuiden in North Sea, 21 die
  • 1953-09-28 Dutch government proclaims 5% general pay increase on Jan 1, 1954
  • 1953-10-14 1st 3 Dutch female police officers go into service
  • 1954-01-23 Harry van Thorn chosen chairman of Dutch KVP

  • 1954-02-03 Jeen van den Berg wins Dutch Eleven Cities Skating race (7:32)
  • 1954-04-01 1st Dutch motorway, Amsterdam-Utrecht, opens
  • 1954-05-30 Dutch bishops forbid membership to non-catholic sporting clubs
  • 1954-06-16 Dutch military conscription shortened from 20 to 18 months
  • 1954-08-10 Dutch Indonesian Union breaks up
  • 1954-09-05 Dutch Super Constellation crashes at Shannon, 28 die
  • 1954-11-28 1st pro football game in The Netherlands
  • 1954-12-15 Netherlands Antilles becomes co-equal part of Kingdom of Netherlands
  • 1954-12-24 Council for the Protection of Children forms in Netherlands
  • 1954-12-29 Kingdom of Netherlands, with Netherlands & Netherlands Antilles as autonomous parts, comes into being
  • 1955-02-09 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts crematory law

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1955-03-06 Dutch premiere of Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot"

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett
  • 1955-03-15 Dutch 2nd Chamber requires TV licenses
  • 1955-03-16 Josephine Kroesen appointed as 1st Dutch female judge
  • 1955-05-17 Dutch government of Drees resigns
  • 1955-12-14 Dutch Reformed Church condemns woman/wife as vicar
  • 1956-02-14 Verhoeven, Nauta and De King/Wijnhout win Dutch 11 city skate
  • 1956-04-10 Philips broadcasts 1st Dutch color TV programs
  • 1956-06-13 Parliamentary election: Dutch Democrates 50/KVP 49
  • 1956-06-29 Dutch PM Drees refuses resignation of queen Juliana (Greet Hofmans)
  • 1956-08-04 Indonesia says it will not pay debts to the Netherlands
  • 1956-09-13 Dike around Dutch polder Eastern Flevoland closes
  • 1956-10-12 Marga Klompe becomes first Dutch women elected minister
  • 1956-11-05 Dutch Communist Party office of Felix Meritis seized
  • 1956-11-06 Netherlands and Spain withdraw from Olympics in protest against Soviet actions in the Hungarian Revolution
  • 1956-11-27 F Goodrich and A Hackett's "Diary of Anne Frank" premieres in Netherlands
  • 1957-01-09 Dutch Newspaper Society expels communist daily paper "Truth"
  • 1957-01-26 Dutch Pacifist Socialist Party forms
  • 1957-03-03 2nd Eurovision Song Contest: Corry Brokken for Netherlands wins singing "Net als toen" in Frankfurt
  • 1957-03-17 Dutch ban on Sunday driving lifted
  • 1957-07-04 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts temporary tax increase
  • 1957-07-15 Dutch Super Constellation crashes near New Guinea, 56 die
  • 1957-09-28 Dutch Queen Juliana opens Velser Tunnels
  • 1957-10-17 Dike Marken-Dutch mainland closed

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1957-12-05 President Sukarno of Indonesia expels all Dutch people.

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia
Sukarno
  • 1957-12-06 Indonesia begins nationalizing Dutch possessions
  • 1958-02-07 1st showing of Dutch auto-transmission car, the DAF 600
  • 1958-06-23 Dutch Reformed Church accepts women ministers
  • 1958-06-30 Dutch government of Drees ends obligatory dismissal of married teachers
  • 1958-12-02 Benelux treaty signed by Belgium, Netherlands & Luxembourg
  • 1958-12-03 Indonesian parliament accepts nationalisation of Dutch businesses
  • 1958-12-11 4th (last) Dutch government of Drees falls
  • 1958-12-12 Dutch social democratic party-ministers/premier Drees dismissed
  • 1958-12-22 2nd Dutch Beel government forms
  • 1959-02-10 Dutch Princess Wilhelmina publishes "Lonely, but not alone"
  • 1959-03-11 4th Eurovision Song Contest: Teddy Scholten for Netherlands wins singing "Een beetje" in Cannes
  • 1959-03-12 Dutch Liberal Party wins 2nd parliamentary elections
  • 1959-04-11 Dutch prince Bernhard visits Lockheed factory
  • 1959-05-19 Jan de Quay becomes premier of Netherlands

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1959-05-20 Shah of Persia Mohammad Reza Pahlavi visits Netherlands

Last Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Last Shah of Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
  • 1959-07-22 Natural gas found at Slochteren, Groningen, Netherlands
  • 1959-07-24 500,000th Dutch TV set registered
  • 1959-09-21 600 Indian Dutch emigrate to US
  • 1959-10-04 Netherlands equal best performance against neighbours Belgium; win, 9-1 in soccer friendly at De Kuip, Rotterdam; Piet van der Kuil & Faas Wilkes score 3 apiece
  • 1959-11-10 Corinne Rottschaeffer of the Netherlands elected Miss World
  • 1960-01-30 Dutch communist trade union EVC'58 disbands
  • 1960-03-07 Dutch Builders strike for CLA

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1960-05-03 The Anne Frank House opens in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust Anne Frank
Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust
Anne Frank
  • 1960-05-06 Students attack Dutch embassy in Jakarta
  • 1960-05-24 1 millionth Dutch telephone installed
  • 1960-07-07 US cemetery officially opens at Margraten, Netherlands
  • 1960-08-17 Indonesia drops diplomatic relations with Netherlands
  • 1960-09-13 Dutch 1st Chamber condemns soccer-law
  • 1960-12-23 De Quay's Dutch government falls

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1201 - 1,300 of 2,505

  • 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)
  • 1906-12-09 Greet Koeman, Dutch opera soprano, born in Zaandam, North Holland, Netherlands (d. 1961)
  • 1906-12-25 Herman J Scheltema, [NEM Pareau], Dutch jurist/poet
  • 1906-12-27 Teun Struycken [Antoon Arnold Marie Struycken], Dutch Minister of Justice (1950-51) and Governor of the Netherlands Antilles (1951-56), born in Breda, Netherlands (d. 1977)
  • 1907-01-17 Henk Badings, Dutch opera composer (Orestes), born in Bandung, Java, Dutch East Indies (d. 1987)
  • 1907-01-22 Mary Dresselhuys, Dutch actress (Village by the River), born in Tiel, Gelderland, Netherlands (d. 2004)
  • 1907-02-05 Jan Klaasesz, Dutch governor Suriname (1949-56)
  • 1907-02-17 Charles B Timmer, Dutch translator/writer (Russia Black on White)
  • 1907-02-18 Harm van Riel, Dutch politician (Dutch Liberal Party)
  • 1907-02-28 Milton Caniff, American cartoonist 'Rembrandt of the Comic Strip' (Terry & Pirates), born in Hillsboro, Ohio (d. 1988)
  • 1907-03-03 Aar van de Werfhorst, [Pieter G Jansen], Dutch writer
  • 1907-04-05 Jan Zeldenrust, Dutch pathologist and anatomist, born in Gronigen, Netherlands (d. 1990)
  • 1907-04-14 Otto Frans Antoine Hubert van Nispen, Dutch mayor (Pannerden), born in Pannerden, Netherlands (d. 1992)
  • 1907-05-27 Felix de Nobel, Dutch orchestra leader and pianist, born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1907-07-02 Eppo Doeve, Dutch cartoonist and painter, born in Bandung, Indonesia (d. 1981)
  • 1907-07-03 Arthur Steel, Dutch architect (Group '32)
  • 1907-10-14 Barend Barendse, Dutch sports reporter and actor (Zeskamp, Oebele), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1907-10-27 Moises Frumencio da Costa Gomez, 1st Prime Minister of Dutch Antilles (d. 1966)
  • 1907-11-07 Maurits Mok, Dutch author and poet (Cheese & Bread Game), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1989)
  • 1907-11-21 M Eleonore Lippits, 1st Dutch female missionary doctor (d. 1993)
  • 1907-12-04 Jo Boer, Dutch painter and author (Catharina & the Magnolias), born in Surabaya, Indonesia (d. 1993)
  • 1907-12-12 Frederik van Heek, Dutch sociologist, born in Enschede, Netherlands (d. 1987)
  • 1907-12-18 Bill Holland, American auto racer (d. 1984)
  • 1907-12-21 Garmt Stuiveling, Dutch poet & literary (Poet in Love), born in Stroobos, Netherlands (d. 1985)
  • 1907-12-27 Willem Van Otterloo, Dutch conductor, cellist and composer (Melbourne 1967-71), born in Winterswijk, Netherlands (d. 1978)
  • 1907-12-30 Christina E "Christine" Auwen, Dutch model/singer (Haghezangers)
  • 1908-03-02 Jan Brasser, Dutch resistance fighter (Witte Ko)/communist
  • 1908-03-07 Joop [Joseph] van Santen, Dutch 1st chamber member (CPN)
  • 1908-03-27 Jacques [Izaak] den Haan, Dutch writer (Dangerous Book), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1982)
  • 1908-05-07 Wouter Paap, Dutch composer, born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1908-05-27 Melle Oldeboerrigter, Dutch painter and cartoonist, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1976)
  • 1908-07-07 Evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher
  • 1908-08-23 Cornelis van Dis Sr., Dutch chemist and politician, born in Leiden, Netherlands
  • 1908-09-11 Everhardus Jacobus van Romondt, Dutch Antillean minister, born in Willemstad, Curaçao (d. 1960)
  • 1908-11-23 Leendert P J Braat, Dutch sculptor/screenwriter
  • 1908-12-07 Jacques Gans, Dutch author and journalist, born in Hilversum, Netherlands (d. 1972)
  • 1908-12-10 Arnold van Ruler, Dutch theologist, born in Apeldoorn, Netherlands (d. 1970)
  • 1908-12-22 Marius F. Duintjer, Dutch architect, born in Veendam, Netherlands
  • 1908-12-27 Louis JHCA de Bourbon, Dutch writer/poet (Black Banners)
  • 1908-12-29 Gerben Sonderman, Dutch test pilot (Fokker), born in Drachten, Netherlands (d. 1955)
  • 1909-01-06 Joop Moesman, Dutch surrealist painter (Rumor), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1988)
  • 1909-01-13 Marinus van der Lubbe, Dutch communist
  • 1909-02-15 Miep Gies, Dutch biographer of Anne Frank
  • 1909-02-21 George G F van Renesse, Dutch pianist/music director
  • 1909-02-24 Max Black, Dutch/British/American philosopher (analytical philosophy)
  • 1909-03-02 Jan Fabricius, Dutch playwright
  • 1909-03-10 Gerard Croiset, Dutch paragnost
  • 1909-03-25 Dutch (Emil) Leonard, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, 1.01 ERA 1914)
  • 1909-03-26 Chris[tiaan R] Reumer, Dutch opera singer
  • 1909-03-31 Pieter Jongeling, Dutch author (under Piet Prins) and politician
  • 1909-04-13 Jan Veldkamp, Dutch geophysicist and director (KNMI) (d. 1994)
  • 1909-04-16 Bep Bakhuys, Dutch soccer striker (23 caps, 28 goals; Metz), born in Pekalongan, Indonesia (d. 1982)
  • 1909-04-30 Juliana, Queen of the Netherlands (1948-80), born in Noordeinde Palace, The Hague, Netherlands (d. 2004)
  • 1909-06-26 Colonel Tom Parker [Andreas Cornelis van Kuijk], Dutch-born talent manager (Elvis Presley), born in Breda, Netherlands (d. 1997)
  • 1909-09-07 Jo Juda, Dutch musician (1st concertmaster of the Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra), born in Amsterdam (d. 1985)
  • 1909-09-28 Wiesje Bouwmeester, Dutch actress (Doodzonde), born in Watergraafsmeer, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1979)
  • 1909-11-09 H. M. van Randwijk, Dutch author and founder (Vrij Netherland), born in Gorinchem, Netherlands (d. 1966)
  • 1909-11-22 Theodorus H J Zwartkruis, Bishop of Haarlem Netherlands (1966-83)
  • 1909-11-24 Hotze de Roos, Dutch youth book author (Chameleon)
  • 1910-02-05 Martha van Och-Scholl, German/Dutch resistance fighter (WWII)
  • 1910-03-09 Ed Hoornik, Dutch writer and poet (Survivor), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1970)
  • 1910-04-26 Johan Hermanus Doorn, Dutch journalist and resistance fighter (Orange Newspaper), born in Amsterdam (d. 1944)
  • 1910-05-18 Arthur van Schendel, Dutch art historian
  • 1910-07-22 Edith Abbo, daughter of Mien Wenneker/Dutch Prince Henry
  • 1910-08-09 Robert van Gulik, Dutch diplomat and writer (Judge Dee), born in Zutphen, Netherlands (d. 1967)
  • 1910-08-28 Tjalling Koopmans, Dutch-American economist (Nobel 1975), born in 's-Graveland, Netherlands (d. 1985)
  • 1910-08-30 Donald Bisset, British children book writer, illustrator (Upside Down Stories) and actor (Battle of the Sexes), born in Brentford, Middlesex, England (d. 1995)
  • 1910-11-20 Willem Jacob van Stockum, Dutch physicist and mathematician, born in Hattem, Netherlands (d. 1944)
  • 1910-12-09 Dick Elffers, Dutch graphic artist/painter (Holland Festival)
  • 1910-12-30 Herman van der Horst, Dutch cinematographer (Faja Lobbi)
  • 1911-01-10 Tjalie Robinson [Jan Boon], Dutch East Indies writer and journalist (Tong Tong), born in Nijmegen, Netherlands (d. 1974)
  • 1911-01-15 Wim Kan, Dutch cabaret artist, born in South Holland, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • 1911-02-08 Henri Knap, Dutch resistance fighter/journalist/writer
  • 1911-02-14 Willem J. Kolff, Dutch-American internist & inventor (Artificial Kidney)
  • 1911-03-20 Mieke Verstraete [Maria Augustina De Graef], Belgian-Dutch actress (Pleasantly Settled), born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1990)
  • 1911-04-01 Ferdinand J Kranenburg, Dutch Secretary of Defense (soc dem)
  • 1911-04-15 Jacob Fresco, Dutch architect (Antilles Brewery/Autonomy Monument), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1990)
  • 1911-05-08 Wilhelm F de Gaay Fortman, Dutch lawyer/foreign minister
  • 1911-06-29 Bernhard, German Prince (Consort to Queen Juliana of Netherlands), born in Jena, Germany (d. 2004)
  • 1911-07-14 J de Graaf, Dutch ethicist/president (Church & Peace)
  • 1911-09-01 Marinus Ruppert, Dutch chairman (CNV)/trade union leader
  • 1911-09-20 Jan Mul, Dutch composer, born in Haarlem (d. 1971)
  • 1911-11-25 Roelof Frankot, Dutch painter (d. 1984)
  • 1912-01-08 Rudolf G Escher, Dutch composer (True Face of Peace)
  • 1912-01-19 Jean G H "Sjeng" Tans, Dutch soc dem chairman (1965-69)
  • 1912-02-16 Bob Tadema Sporry, Dutch (female) author
  • 1912-04-03 Addeke H Boerma, Dutch economist and general manager (FAO) (d. 1992)
  • 1912-04-03 Bert Bakker, Dutch publisher (Free Netherlands), born in Huizum, Netherlands (d. 1969)
  • 1912-04-14 Piet van Egmond, Dutch organist and conductor (Neth Chamber Orchestra), born in Amsterdam (d. 1982)
  • 1912-04-21 Feike Asma, Dutch organist and conductor, born in Den Helder, Amsterdam (d. 1984)
  • 1912-05-29 Jan Hanlo, Dutch poet (Go to the Mosque), born in Bandung, Dutch East Indies (d. 1969)
  • 1912-06-30 Tibor de Machula, Hungarian-Dutch cellist, born in Cluj-Napoca, Romania (d. 1982)
  • 1912-08-10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
  • 1912-08-10 Izaak Samkalden, Dutch Minister of Justice (PvdA)/mayor of Amsterdam
  • 1912-08-13 Jan Peeters, Dutch water colors painter and monument artist, born in Amsterdam (d. 1992)
  • 1912-08-13 Metten Koornstra, Dutch painter and graphic artist, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1978)
  • 1912-08-13 Max Croiset, Dutch actor (The Village on the River, Dog of Flanders, Little Ark), born in Blaricum, Netherlands (d. 1993)
  • 1912-08-17 Edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop
  • 1912-09-27 Gerben Wagenaar, Dutch resistance fighter and communist, born in Amsterdam (d. 1993)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 1201 - 1,300 of 1,380

  • 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
  • 1993-02-08 Paul Brickhill, Dutch/US WW II pilot/physician, dies
  • 1993-02-13 Agatha Hagtingius-Seger, Dutch author (Sparkles Chain), dies at 91
  • 1993-02-22 Pieter A H Bos, Dutch lawyer/procureur-general (Aruba), dies at 63
  • 1993-02-25 Jan D Boeke, Dutch organist/conductor, dies
  • 1993-02-25 Jean G H "Sjeng" Tans, Dutch PM (social dem, 1965-69), dies
  • 1993-02-26 Mark Kolthoff, Dutch painter and photographer, dies at 92
  • 1993-02-28 Fer A Olthoff, Dutch WW II resistance fighter (Het Parool), dies
  • 1993-03-02 Floortje Peneder, Dutch poet (Diary), dies at 15
  • 1993-03-05 Peter Bierdrager, Dutch Fokker's-test pilot, dies in air crash
  • 1993-03-09 Ad van Gessel, Dutch actor (Everything For Our Soldiers), dies
  • 1993-03-12 Andreas J A I Bruggeman, Dutch mayor (Leiderdorp), dies at 62
  • 1993-03-22 Phia Berghout, Dutch harpist, dies at 83
  • 1993-03-24 Erik Andriesse, Dutch painter (skulls, skeletons), dies at 35
  • 1993-03-24 Peter Roovers, Dutch sculptor/teacher (war monuments), dies at 90
  • 1993-03-27 Willem Russell [Wilhelmus Matthias Josephus Russell], Dutch politician (KVP, CDA), dies at 74
  • 1993-04-03 Klaas Schenk, Dutch speed skater and coach (coach 1952, 56, 60 Winter Olympics; father of triple gold medallist Ard), dies at 86
  • 1993-04-07 Max Croiset, Dutch actor (The Village on the River, Dog of Flanders, Little Ark), dies at 80
  • 1993-04-13 Max Tripels, Dutch politician, dies at 72
  • 1993-04-14 Jo Boer, Dutch painter and author (Catharina & the Magnolias), dies at 85
  • 1993-05-13 Evert "Eef" Dolman, Dutch cyclist (Olympic gold 1964), dies at 47
  • 1993-05-21 John Holland, American actor (They Saved Hitler's Brain), dies at 65
  • 1993-06-02 French JFM of Thiel, Dutch 2nd chamber chairman (1963-72), dies at 86
  • 1993-06-06 Peter Tazelaar, adjutant of Dutch queen Wilhelmina, dies at 73
  • 1993-07-21 Piet Wielinga, TV producer (Dutch Glory), dies at 56
  • 1993-07-24 Ben Polak, Dutch physician, communist and resistance fighter, dies at 79
  • 1993-07-28 Herbert Joeks, [Herman Hugten], Dutch actor (Snip & Snap, Pipo de clown), dies at 77
  • 1993-08-17 Max de Metz, Dutch publisher/translator, dies at 72
  • 1993-08-27 Bob Verstraete, Dutch actor/screenwriter/director (Alicia), dies at 71
  • 1993-09-20 Loan Volkerijk, Dutch baseball coach (ADO), dies at 65
  • 1993-10-03 Johan Scheps, Dutch politician (Social Democratic), dies at 93
  • 1993-10-31 Adriaan Venema, Dutch journalist/art dealer, commits suicide at 52
  • 1993-11-02 P A Jacob Mees, Dutch banker (Mees & Hope), dies at about 86
  • 1993-11-04 Cornelis T "Cor" van de Molen, Dutch journalist (Beehive), dies at 62
  • 1993-11-15 Theo Huizenaar, Dutch boxing trainer (Bep van Klaveren), dies at 93
  • 1993-11-24 Jan Schrauwen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 36
  • 1993-12-04 Hetty de Boer-Jongkind, Dutch medical astrologist and founder (Vakvereniging Medical Astrology), dies at 42
  • 1993-12-05 Arthur Staal, Dutch architect (Shell Tower Amsterdam), dies at 86
  • 1993-12-12 Gerard Nabrink, Dutch anarchist and co-founder (NVSH), dies at 90
  • 1993-12-16 Richard AFM Auwerda, Dutch journalist/writer (Volkskrant), dies at 68
  • 1993-12-19 Antoon Veerman, Dutch ARP asst sect of Education (1973-75), dies at 77
  • 1993-12-28 Joop Vervoort, Dutch soccer referee, dies at 61
  • 1993-12-31 Lambert Fokkema, founder Dutch Export Combination, dies at 80
  • 1994-01-03 Roel Bazen, Dutch sound technician (Van Kooten & The Bie), dies at 48
  • 1994-01-05 Louis R J Ridder van Rappard, Dutch mayor of Zoelen, dies at 87
  • 1994-01-05 Victor van Os, Dutch jazz guitarist, dies at 39
  • 1994-01-06 "Iron" Adriaan van Es, Dutch undersec of Navy (1963-72), dies at 80
  • 1994-01-06 Gerardus J Sizoo, physicist/director of Dutch Free University, dies
  • 1994-01-17 Han Jansen, Dutch journalist (Volkskrant), dies at 61
  • 1994-01-17 Klaas Peereboom, Dutch sports reporter (Het Parool), dies at 77
  • 1994-01-28 Hermanus P "Piet" Mulder, Dutch journalist (Het Parool), dies at 79
  • 1994-01-30 Jan L N Schaefer, Dutch undersecretary of Housing (PvdA), dies at 53
  • 1994-02-04 Han Jansen, Dutch painter, dies at 62
  • 1994-02-04 Jan Veldkamp, Dutch geophysicist and director (KNMI), dies at 84
  • 1994-02-07 Maarten Vrolijk, Dutch soc-dem minister (CRM 1965-66), dies at 74
  • 1994-02-08 Jacob Firet, Dutch theologist (Agogic Moment), dies at 70
  • 1994-02-13 Theo Bitter, Dutch painter/set designer, dies at 79
  • 1994-02-19 Renske Vellinga, Dutch speed-skater, dies in auto-accident at 19
  • 1994-02-27 Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor, dies at 66
  • 1994-03-26 Jan Bor, Dutch violinist/painter, dies at 83
  • 1994-04-04 Olga Lowina, Dutch yodeler (Edelweisskapel), dies at 69
  • 1994-04-07 Evert Hartman, Dutch writer (War Without Friends), dies at 56
  • 1994-04-09 Cor van Dis jr. [Cornelis Nicolas van Dis jr.], Dutch politician (1971-94), dies at 71
  • 1994-04-11 Johan Block, Dutch aviation pioneer (Martinair/Transavia), dies at 64
  • 1994-04-13 P. J. Engels, Dutch politician (KVP), dies at 70
  • 1994-04-19 Michel van Rooy, Dutch actor (Doctor Vlimmen, The Attack), dies at 43
  • 1994-05-03 Haty Tegelaar-Boonacker, Dutch politician and 2nd chamber member (CDA), dies at 63
  • 1994-05-21 John Henry Weidner, Dutch/US resistance fighter, dies at 81
  • 1994-05-24 Jean-Pierre E Plooij, Dutch writer (Bird House), dies at 48
  • 1994-06-09 Jan Tinbergen, Dutch economist (Plan of Labor, Nobel 1969), dies at 91
  • 1994-07-03 Pieter Hennipman, Dutch economist, dies at 85
  • 1994-07-05 Ad Gang, Dutch Liberal Party Asst Secretary of State, dies at 67
  • 1994-07-15 Jeanne Bieruma Oosting, Dutch painter/illustrator, dies
  • 1994-07-16 M Vink, surgeon (1st Dutch kidney transplant), dies at 78
  • 1994-07-23 Aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80
  • 1994-07-31 G de Ru, chairman of Dutch Reformed Synode, dies
  • 1994-07-31 Pieter C Buitendijk, co-founder (Free Netherlands), dies at 92
  • 1994-08-10 Leendert-John Schalm, Dutch banker on Curacao, murdered at 58
  • 1994-09-03 Marijke Vetter, Dutch journalist, dies at 82
  • 1994-09-04 Laurens van Deenen, Dutch biochemist, dies at 66
  • 1994-11-14 Ferdinand J Kranenburg, director of queen (North Holland), dies at 83
  • 1994-11-21 Manfred Longer, Austrian/Dutch gay disco owner, dies at 42
  • 1994-11-24 Jo Vis, Dutch resistance fighter (Yad Vashem), dies at 88
  • 1994-12-06 AJ Bronkhorst, vicar/theologist (Reform The Netherlands), dies at 80
  • 1994-12-27 Sadi de Gorter, Dutch author/diplomat (Abscess), dies at 82
  • 1995-01-06 Karl Guttmann, Austrian-Dutch playwright and director (Pinter), dies at 81
  • 1995-01-12 Marion Herbst, German/Dutch jewelry designer, dies at 50
  • 1995-01-17 Urias Nooteboom, Dutch journalist/critic (The Time), dies at 54
  • 1995-01-25 Tom Brugman, Dutch puppeteer (Brave Dodo), dies at 62
  • 1995-02-04 Roel Wiersma, Dutch soccer star (PSV), dies at 62
  • 1995-03-09 Ruud van den Hende, Dutch sports reporter, dies at 63
  • 1995-03-10 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, Dutch musician, dies at 79
  • 1995-03-11 Carel Birnie, found Utrecht Opera/Dutch Dance Theater, dies at 69
  • 1995-03-13 P C J van Lierde, Dutch vicar-gen of Vatican (1951-91), dies at 87
  • 1995-03-21 Daan Wildschut, Dutch painter/author, dies at 81
  • 1995-04-27 Willem Frederik Hermans, Dutch writer, dies at 73
  • 1995-07-16 Charles Bruck, Hungarian/French/US conductor (Dutch Opera), dies at 83
  • 1995-08-01 Loudi Nijhoff, Dutch actress (Alicia, Van Geluk Gesproken), dies
  • 1996-01-07 James Holland, English artist and exhibition organiser, dies at 90