Dutch History (Part 20)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1901 - 2,000 of 2,592

  • 1943-02-28 Hans Dijkstal, Dutch minister of the Interior (VVD, 1994-98)
  • 1943-03-01 Piet Veerman, Dutch rock vocalist/guitarist (Cats-Sailin' Home)
  • 1943-04-11 Egbert Dommering, Dutch lawyer
  • 1943-04-14 Yvonne Vriens-Auerbach, Dutch politician (CDA)
  • 1943-04-15 Riem de Wolff, Indonesian/Dutch singer/guitarist (Blue Diamonds)
  • 1943-05-26 Erica G Terpstra, Dutch swimmer and politician (VVD)
  • 1943-06-01 Ely van Tongeren, Dutch guitarist/singer (Buffoons)
  • 1943-06-02 John Lilipaly, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA)
  • 1943-06-02 Maarten B Engwirda, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (D66)
  • 1943-06-15 Xaveria Hollander [Vara de DeVries], Dutch author (The Happy Hooker), born in Soerabaja, Dutch East Indies
  • 1943-07-24 Henk Vos, chemical analyst/Dutch politician (PvdA) 2nd Chamber
  • 1943-08-02 Jeltje van Nieuwenhoven, Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • 1943-08-17 Koos Postema, editor-in-chief (Vrije Volk)/Dutch TV host
  • 1943-09-20 Roek Williams, [Willemze], Dutch singer
  • 1943-10-11 Frank Muyser, Dutch guitarist/saxophonist (Les Baroques)
  • 1943-10-22 Robert Long, [Leverman], Dutch singer/actor (Vroeger Kon je Lachen)
  • 1943-10-22 Jan de Bont, Dutch film director
  • 1943-11-11 Karin Kent, [Janneke Kanteman], Dutch singer
  • 1943-11-30 Oscar Harris, Surinames/Dutch singer (Try a Little Love)
  • 1943-12-15 Lucien den Arend, Dutch artist
  • 1943-12-23 Roelof den Ambtman, Dutch actor and director (One Evening at Eva)
  • 1943-12-29 JHR Maij-Wegge, Dutch traffic minister (19..-94)
  • 1944-01-05 Felix Arons, Dutch director/actor (Waaldrecht)
  • 1944-01-07 Ad Nijhuis, Dutch politician (VVD)
  • 1944-01-18 Relus ter Beek, Dutch Minister of defense (PvdA)
  • 1944-01-20 Lieven Soete, Dutch publicist (Molotov-Ribbentrop-pact)
  • 1944-01-23 Rutger Hauer, Dutch actor (Blade Runner, Ladyhawke, Osterman Weekend)
  • 1944-01-28 Arnold Muhren, Dutch pop bassist/singer (The Cats-Sailin' Home)
  • 1944-01-29 Hans Plomp, Dutch writer/poet (Venus in Holland)
  • 1944-01-31 Anton Korteweg, Dutch poet (For the Good Order)
  • 1944-02-07 Berend baron van Voorst tot Voorst, Dutch foreign state sect (CDA)
  • 1944-02-15 Tineke Netelenbos, Dutch director and politician (PvdA), born in Wormerveer, Holland
  • 1944-02-20 Willem van Hanegem, Dutch soccer champ/coach (Feyenoord)
  • 1944-02-25 Kristina Holland, American actress (Tina-Courtship of Eddie's Father), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1944-03-30 Gerrit Komrij, Dutch poet/essayist (Happy Schizo)
  • 1944-05-20 Boudouin de Groot, Dutch singer (Good night mister president)
  • 1944-06-21 Frans Luitjes, Dutch athlete
  • 1944-06-27 Kees [Cornelis Johannes] Ouwens, Dutch writer and poet (Intimate Acts), born in Zeist, Netherlands (d. 2004)
  • 1944-07-20 Wim Van Drimmelen, Dutch sect Science Council of Government policy
  • 1944-07-23 Judith A Bosch, Dutch radio/TV-hostess (Tweekamp, Zeskamp)
  • 1944-07-25 Helga I "Mijanou" van Baarzel, Dutch actress (Klaverweide-Alicia)
  • 1944-08-01 Elske Terveld, Dutch undersecretary Social Affairs (PvdA)
  • 1944-08-08 Hans van Eijk, Dutch rock guitarist (Jumping Jewels)
  • 1944-08-09 Gerrit Jan Wolffensperger, Dutch politician (D66)
  • 1944-08-22 Henk Veldhoen, Dutch politician (PvdA), born in Heinenoord, Netherlands (d. 1996)
  • 1944-08-26 Cornelia J "Corry" Arends, Dutch actress (Fool's Hat)
  • 1944-08-28 Marianne Heemskerk, Dutch swimmer
  • 1944-08-30 Freek de Jonge, Dutch comedian (Neerlands Hoop)
  • 1944-09-09 Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina
  • 1944-09-16 Ard Schenk, Dutch 1500m, 5K, 10K speed skater (Olympic gold 1972), born in Anna Paulowna
  • 1944-10-05 Ben Korthals, Dutch politician and lawyer (VVD)
  • 1944-10-19 Keith Adrian, [Johnson], Indies/Dutch actor (Intrepid Mr Twist)
  • 1944-10-26 Ries Smits, Dutch economist and politician (CDA), born in Tricht, Netherlands
  • 1944-10-29 Robbie van Leeuwen, Dutch guitarist (Shocking Blue)
  • 1944-11-04 Willem Breuker, Dutch saxophonist/conductor (WB Collective)
  • 1944-11-12 Johan van Doorn, [Johnny the Selfkicker], Dutch poet (War & Porridge)
  • 1944-11-13 Wouter R van Romondt, Dutch/Dutch Antillean cartoonist
  • 1944-11-17 Rem Koolhaas, Dutch architect
  • 1944-11-23 Jose Torikens, Dutch journalist (Parool, NRC)
  • 1944-11-24 Jules Deelder, Dutch poet (T of Vondel)
  • 1944-12-05 Jeroen KrabbĂ©, Dutch actor
  • 1944-12-09 George Baker [Johannes Bouwens], Dutch singer and songwriter (Paloma Blanca, Little Green Bag), born in Hoorn, Netherlands
  • 1944-12-23 D J D Dees, pharmacist/Dutch minister of WVC (VVD)
  • 1945-02-03 Willeke Alberti, [Verbruggen], Dutch vocalist/actress (Small Truth)
  • 1945-03-12 Hans van Emden, Dutch guitarist (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-03-29 Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1986)
  • 1945-04-03 Wim Deetman, Dutch politician, Minister of Education, born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • 1945-04-13 Raymond van Geytenbeek, Dutch singer/drummer (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-04-15 Jos van Rey, Dutch politician (VVD)
  • 1945-04-17 Vincent van der Burg, Dutch scientist, lawyer, and politician (CDA)
  • 1945-04-22 Gielijn Escher, Dutch postage stamp artist
  • 1945-05-07 Wim A. Mateman, Dutch politician (CDA), born in Aalten, Netherlands
  • 1945-05-08 Arthur Docters van Leeuwen, jurist (Holland's secret service)
  • 1945-05-18 Maarten van Traa, Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • 1945-06-24 Betty Stove, Netherlands, tennis player (US Doubles 1972)
  • 1945-07-11 Robin Muyser, Dutch bassist (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-07-13 Jean-Pierre E Plooij, Dutch writer (Duvelsmoer)
  • 1945-07-17 Fenneken Fockema Andreae, Dutch actress (Sea Gull)
  • 1945-07-23 Harold W Hennep, Arubians Dutch dancer and actor (Plus Echo)
  • 1945-08-10 Harry Thomas, Dutch founder (Schlager Festival Gay Party)
  • 1945-09-07 Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled in Netherlands
  • 1945-09-10 Rein van den Broek, Dutch trumpeteer (Ekseption)
  • 1945-12-10 Eric Boom, Dutch guitarist/producer
  • 1945-12-22 Joris J C Voorhoeve, Dutch Defense minister (1994-, VVD)
  • 1945-12-22 Marianne van Wijnkoop, [Bosscher], Dutch actress (Les Miserables)
  • 1945-12-29 Adje Roland, Dutch disc-jockey
  • 1946-02-02 Gerrie Muhren, Volendam, Netherlands, footballer (Ajax, European Cup Winner, 1971-3), (d. 2013)
  • 1946-02-12 Ever Meulen [Eddy Vermeulen], Dutch illustrator and cartoonist (children stamps 1992), born in Kuurne, Belgium
  • 1946-02-19 Pierre van der Linden, Dutch drummer (Brainbox)
  • 1946-03-10 Mike Hollands, Australian animator
  • 1946-03-16 Hubert Soudant, Dutch conductor
  • 1946-03-22 Serge, [Ruud Schaap], Dutch singer/guitarist (Saskia & Serge)
  • 1946-03-28 Wubbo Ockels, Dutch physicist and astronaut, born in Almelo Netherlands, (d. 2014)
  • 1946-04-12 Peter L de Baan, Dutch actor, director and playwright (Leonce & Lena)
  • 1946-04-12 RenĂ© Krijnen, Dutch keyboardist (Les Baroques)
  • 1946-04-30 Donald Schollander, swimmer (Olympic-4 gold-64), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1946-05-23 Frederik de Groot, Dutch actor
  • 1946-06-10 Mensje F van Keulen-van der Steen, Dutch writer (Bleeker's Summer)
  • 1946-07-05 Gerardus 't Hooft, Dutch physicist, Nobel Prize laurete
  • 1946-08-01 J Guillermo, ex-husband of princess Christina of Netherlands

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