Dutch History (Part 4)

Historical Events

Events 301 - 400 of 1,602

Historic Event

1695-09-01 Dutch/English army under King William III occupies Names

  • 1695-10-10 King William III escapes South Netherlands, back to England
  • 1696-03-07 English King William III departs Netherlands
  • 1697-02-04 Three Dutch East India Company ships anchor at Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
  • 1697-10-30 Germany signs French/English/Spanish/Dutch/Brandenburgs peace treaty ending the Nine Years' War

Historic Event

1698-01-07 Russian Tsar Peter the Great departs Netherlands for England

  • 1698-10-11 France, England & Netherlands ratified the First Partition Treaty, which eventually led to the War of the Spanish Succession
  • 1699-06-11 England, France & Netherlands agree on 2nd Extermination Treaty of Spain
  • 1700-08-18 Swedish, English & Dutch army lands on Seeland, Denmark

Gregory Conquers Julius Caesar

1701-01-12 Frisia & Groningen (Netherlands) begin use of Gregorian calendar

  • 1701-04-29 Drenthe, Netherlands, adopts Gregorian calendar, tomorrow is May 12, 1701
  • 1701-09-07 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
  • 1702-05-14 England & Netherlands declare war on France & Spain
  • 1702-10-07 British & Dutch troops under Marlborough occupy Roermond
  • 1702-10-13 Dutch and English troops occupy Liège
  • 1702-10-23 Battle of Bay of Vigo: Dutch & English fleet destroy & occupy Spanish silver fleet & French squadron
  • 1703-05-18 Dutch & English troops occupy Cologne
  • 1704-07-24 English and Dutch troops occupy Gibraltar
  • 1704-08-03 English/Dutch fleet under Rooke/Callenburgh occupy Gibraltar
  • 1704-08-04 War of Spanish Succession, English and Dutch troops occupy Gibraltar

Victory in Battle

1704-08-13 Battle of Blenheim (Second Battle of Höchstädt): A combined British, German and Dutch army led by John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, decisively beats the French and Bavarians

  • 1708-10-21 Dutch & English troops occupy Lille (Rijsel)
  • 1709-09-11 Battle at Malplaquet during War of the Spanish Succession: English, Austrian and Dutch Great Alliance defeat France
  • 1709-10-29 England & Netherlands sign anti-French "Barrieretraktaat"
  • 1712-05-17 Maximilian Emanuel of Bavaria honored as "sovereign of Netherlands"
  • 1712-07-24 Battle at Denain: France under Villars beat Dutch army
  • 1713-01-30 England & Netherlands sign 2nd anti-French boundary treaty
  • 1713-02-10 Netherlands & Britain sign accord concerning anti-French Barrier [OS=Jan 31]
  • 1713-04-11 Great Britain, Spain, the Netherlands, Prussia, Savoy, Portugal & France agree the Treaty of Utrecht; France cedes Maritime provinces in North America to Britain
  • 1713-04-12 Dutch State-Gen signs peace with France: Netherlands loses Orange Princedom
  • 1714-06-26 Spain & Netherlands sign peace/trade agreement
  • 1714-10-07 People riot due to beer tax in Alkmaar, Netherlands
  • 1715-11-15 Barrier Treaty, Austria cedes area to Netherlands
  • 1716-01-08 Amsterdam gang leader and thief "Sjako" arrested
  • 1716-02-06 Britain & Netherlands renew alliance
  • 1716-06-25 Eugenius of Savoye named land guardian of Austrian Netherlands
  • 1717-01-04 Netherlands, Great Britain & France sign Triple Alliance
  • 1717-12-25 Floods ravage Dutch coast provinces, thousands killed
  • 1719-02-12 The Onderlinge van 1719 u.a., the oldest existing life insurance company in the Netherlands is founded
  • 1720-09-12 Isaak of Hoornbeek elected Dutch pension advisor

Historic Event

1724-12-23 Emperor Charles VI names Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria land guardian of the Austrian Netherlands

  • 1726-08-09 Netherlands signs Covenant of Hannover
  • 1727-05-31 France, Britain & Netherlands sign accord of Paris
  • 1727-07-17 Simon van Slingelandt appointed Dutch pension advisor
  • 1729-11-21 Netherlands signs Treaty of Seville
  • 1730-07-21 States of Holland put death penalty on "sodomy"
  • 1731-12-22 Dutch people revolt against meat tax
  • 1732-02-20 Estates of Holland ratifies Treaty of Vienna
  • 1732-09-06 VOC dismisses Dutch east indies governor-general Diederik Dare
  • 1734-11-08 Vincent la Chapelle, master cook to various nobility and royalty, forms Free Masons Lodge in Netherlands
  • 1735-11-30 States of Holland forbid Free Masonry
  • 1737-04-04 Anthony van Heim installed as Dutch pension advisor
  • 1740-10-09 Dutch governor general Adriaen Valckenier allows murder of 8,000 Chinese inhabitants of Batavia
  • 1741-04-13 Dutch people protest poor quality of bread
  • 1744-05-17 French army takes Austrian Netherlands
  • 1745-01-08 Britain, Austria, Netherlands & Saxony sign anti-Prussian Quadruple Alliance
  • 1746-09-23 Jacob Gilles appointed Dutch pension advisor
  • 1746-10-11 Battle of Rocoux: French defeat British, Austrian and Dutch armies
  • 1747-04-17 French troops occupy Zeeuws-Flanders, Netherlands
  • 1747-05-03 Willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht
  • 1747-05-16 Prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Netherlands
  • 1747-07-01 Battle at Lafeld: France force beats British and Dutch army in Belgium during the Austrian War of Succession
  • 1747-11-07 Organgist in Netherlands revolt under Daniel Raap
  • 1747-11-30 Dutch State of Zealand declare governorship hereditary for women
  • 1747-12-09 Great Britain & Netherlands sign military treaty
  • 1748-01-26 Britain, Netherlands, Austria & Sardinia sign anti-French treaty
  • 1748-12-26 France & Austria sign treaty about Southern Netherlands
  • 1749-06-21 Pieter Steyn installed as pension advisor of Netherlands
  • 1749-07-21 Pieter Steyn becomes pension advisor of Holland
  • 1752-02-03 Dutch States-General forbids export of windmills
  • 1766-02-14 Dutch governor Falck and King Keerthisiri Rajasinghe of Kandy sign Treaty of Batticaloa
  • 1766-07-18 Society of the Dutch Literary forms
  • 1771-10-09 The Dutch merchant ship Vrouw Maria sinks near the coast of Finland.
  • 1775-11-14 -15] Floods ravage Dutch coast provinces
  • 1776-09-06 Hurricane hits Martinique; 100 French and Dutch ships sink; 600 die
  • 1776-11-16 1st gun salute for an American warship in a foreign port - US Andrew Doria at Fort St Eustatius (Dutch Caribbean isalnd)
  • 1779-12-31 British fleet beat Dutch Merchant vessels
  • 1780-12-20 Britain declares war on Holland
  • 1781-02-03 Dutch West Indies island of St Eustatia taken by British
  • 1781-08-05 Battle of Dogger Bank (Fourth Anglo-Dutch War): a British strategic victory, although both sides claimed to have won
  • 1781-09-25 -26] Joan Derks scatters "On the People of Netherlands" pamphlets

Historic Event

1782-04-19 John Adams secures Dutch Republic's recognition of the United States as an independent government and house he purchased in The Hague, Netherlands became first American embassy.

  • 1784-05-20 Britain & Netherlands sign peace treaty (Peace of Paris)
  • 1784-06-16 Holland forbids the wearing of orange clothes
  • 1785-07-12 1st manned flight by gas balloon in Netherlands
  • 1787-09-13 Prussian army moves into Netherlands
  • 1787-12-06 Laurens Pieter van de Speigel is appointed Dutch pension advisor
  • 1788-04-15 Britain, Netherlands & Prussia sign peace treaty
  • 1788-08-13 Prussia joins Anglo-Dutch alliance to form Triple Alliance to prevent spread of Russo-Swedish War of 1788-90
  • 1792-07-25 Dutch patriots exiles found "Bataafs Legion"
  • 1793-01-09 Dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery
  • 1793-02-01 France declares war on Great Britain and Netherlands
  • 1793-02-11 Prussian troops occupy Venlo, Netherlands
  • 1793-03-04 French troops conquer Geertruidenberg, Netherlands
  • 1793-05-19 Netherlands captures French island of St Maarten (held until 1795)
  • 1794-06-16 1st stone laid at biggest Dutch grain windmill De Walvisch in Schiedam

Battle of Fleurus

1794-06-26 Battle of Fleurus: major victory by forces of the First French Republic under General Jean-Baptiste Jourdan over the Coalition Army (Great Britain, Hanover, Dutch Republic, and Habsburgs) first use of reconnaissance balloon

  • 1795-01-16 French army under Pichegru occupies Utrecht, Netherlands
  • 1795-02-05 Zealand, Netherlands, surrenders to French general Michaud

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 2,466

  • 1762-04-13 Johanna Cornelia Wattier-Ziesenis, Dutch actress (Phaedra, Lady Macbeth), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1827)
  • 1762-10-12 Jan Willem Janssens, Dutch Governor-General of Cape colony and Dutch-Indies, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands (d. 1838)
  • 1762-10-21 Herman Willem Daendels, Dutch military leader (Brigadier-General) and politician (Governor-General of Dutch-East Indies, 1808-11; Governor-General of Dutch Gold Coast, 1811-15), born in Hattem, Gelderland, Dutch Republic (d. 1818)
  • 1762-10-27 Gijsbert Karel van Hogendorp, Dutch count and Minister of Foreign affairs (1813-14), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1834)
  • 1763-05-08 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot and statesman
  • 1763-07-17 Johannes Hendricus van der Palm, Dutch theologist and Minister of Education, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1840)
  • 1764-01-01 John Kinker, Dutch linguist/philosopher/poet (Minderjarige Zangster)
  • 1764-02-04 Carel H Verhuell, Dutch/French vice-admiral/minister of Navy
  • 1764-04-12 Dirk van den Boetzelaer, Regent of Holland, born in Leiden, Netherlands (d. 1819)
  • 1764-08-20 Charles F Bentinck, Dutch minister of Colonies
  • 1764-11-05 Pieter Nieuwland, Dutch scientist and mathematician (known as "Dutch Isaac Newton"), born in Diemermeer (d. 1794)
  • 1765-03-06 Jan Kops, Dutch agronomist/vicar
  • 1765-03-18 David H Chasse, Dutch baron/general (fought Napoleon at Waterloo)
  • 1765-03-21 Henry Fagel, Dutch/English baron/diplomat
  • 1765-06-06 Cornelis Loots, Dutch accountant and poet (Dwingelandij), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1834)
  • 1765-12-10 Alexander Gogel, Dutch minister of Finance, born in Vught, Netherlands (d. 1821)
  • 1766-01-25 Hans Christoph Ernst von Gagern, German statesman & political writer, born in Kleinniedesheim, Germany (d. 1852)
  • 1767-01-08 Abraham de Veer, Dutch governor-general of Suriname (1822-28), born in Curaçao (d. 1838)
  • 1767-01-24 Antony CW Staring, Dutch lawyer/poet (Jaromir)
  • 1767-03-22 Cornelis T. Elout, Dutch minister of Finance
  • 1768-02-04 Maurits C van Hall, Dutch ruler of Heicop & Boeicop, lawyer/politician
  • 1768-03-13 Charles Louis Willem Josef van Keverberg, Dutch civil servant, born in Haelen, Netherlands (d. 1841)
  • 1768-10-11 Adriaan van den Ende, Dutch vicar and educationalist, born in Delft, Netherlands (d. 1846)
  • 1769-02-04 Samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer
  • 1769-09-09 Cornelis Felix van Maanen, Dutch minister of Justice (1807-42), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1846)
  • 1771-01-21 Arnold A Buyskes, Dutch vice-admiral/colonial director
  • 1771-04-13 Frans Adam van der Duyn van Maasdam, Dutch governor (South Holland), born in Deventer, Netherlands (d. 1848)
  • 1771-06-05 Willem Frederik van Bylandt, Dutch military officer, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1855)
  • 1771-11-22 Paulus Roelof Cantz'laar, Dutch naval officer and colonial governor, born in Amsterdam (d. 1831)
  • 1772-08-24 William I Frederick, King of the Netherlands (1815-40) and Grand Duke of Luxembourg, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1843)
  • 1773-01-05 Pieter Fontijn, Dutch painter & drawer, born in Dordrecht, Netherlands (d. 1839)
  • 1773-04-22 Jean Victor de Constant Rebecque, Swiss-Dutch army leader, born in Genève, Republic of Geneva (d. 1850)
  • 1773-04-24 Harman W. Muntinghe, Dutch lawyer and colonial director, born in Amsterdam (d. 1827)
  • 1773-06-03 Caspar Reinwardt, German Dutch biologist (Bogor Botanical Garden, Indonesia), born in Lüttringhausen (d. 1854)
  • 1774-06-23 Matthijs Siegenbeek, Dutch linguist (spelling)
  • 1774-10-14 Hubert Matthijs Adriaan Jan van Asch van Wijck, Dutch lawyer and politician, born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1843)
  • 1774-11-18 Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands (1815-37), born in Potsdam, Prussia (d. 1837)
  • 1774-12-30 Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, Dutch historian/literary [or Dec 31]
  • 1775-11-27 Joachim le Sage ten Broek, Dutch notary and publicist, born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1847)
  • 1776-03-16 Johan G Verstolk van Soelen, Dutch minister of Foreign Affairs
  • 1776-04-26 Joan Melchior Kemper, Dutch lawyer (designed civil code law book), born in Amsterdam (d. 1824)
  • 1777-01-25 Elias Canneman, Dutch politician, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1861)
  • 1777-03-19 Anton R Falck, Dutch minister of Education/diplomat
  • 1777-12-02 Henry Doeff, Dutch trader in Japan and translator (wrote Dutch-Japanese dictionary) (d. 1835)
  • 1778-03-31 Coenraad Jacob Temminck, Dutch zoologist (d. 1858)
  • 1778-09-02 Leopold F. J. J. J. van Sassen Ysselt, Dutch politician
  • 1778-09-02 Louis Bonaparte, King of Holland (d. 1846)
  • 1778-09-04 Louis Napoléon Bonaparte, French King of Netherlands (1806-10), born in Ajaccio, Corsica, Kingdom of France (d. 1846)
  • 1778-12-15 Godert van der Capellen, Dutch governor-general (Dutch-Indies), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1848)
  • 1779-05-25 Hendrik Marcus de Kock, Dutch general and politician (Lieutenant Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies 1826-30), born in Heusden, Dutch Republic (d. 1845)
  • 1779-10-10 Antoine Philippe Vischer, comte de Celles, Belgian-French politician, born in Brussels (d. 1841)
  • 1782-05-28 Wouter Johannes van Troostwijk, Dutch painter, born in Amsterdam (d. 1810)
  • 1782-09-07 Bernardus Johannes Dibbets, Dutch baron and general-major (Maastricht), born in Arnhem, Netherlands (d. 1839)
  • 1783-04-10 Hortense de Beauharnais, French Queen of Holland (1806-10), born in Paris (d. 1837)
  • 1784-02-27 Elias Annes Borger, Dutch theologist/poet (To the Rhine)
  • 1784-04-13 Cornelis Smit, Dutch ship builder, born in Alblasserdam, Netherlands (d. 1858)
  • 1785-04-09 Sibrandus Stratingh, Dutch physician and chemist (electric car), born in Adorp, Netherlands (d. 1841)
  • 1785-11-23 Jan Roothaan, 1st Dutch general of the Jesuits (1829-53) (d. 1853)
  • 1786-08-01 Louis C Luzac, Dutch minister of Internal Affairs, born in Leiden, Netherlands (d. 1861)
  • 1787-02-16 Andreas Schelfhout, Dutch painter/etcher/lithographer
  • 1787-12-28 Hermanus J Abbring, Dutch writer/engineer on Curacao
  • 1788-02-16 Juan van Halen, Dutch/Spanish officer/adventurer
  • 1788-08-15 Carel Sirardus Willem van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director, born in Cossimbazar, British East India (d. 1856)
  • 1788-08-25 Cornelis J van Assen, Dutch jurist (Language of the Constitution), born in Harlingen, Friesland (d. 1859)
  • 1789-10-24 Jean Chrétien Baud, Dutch gov-gen of Dutch-Indies (1834-36), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1859)
  • 1790-10-22 Jan Ackersdijk, Dutch political economist, born in 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands (d. 1861)
  • 1791-02-12 Jan D Zocher Jr., Dutch garden architect (Vondelpark, Amsterdam)
  • 1791-04-24 Nikolaj Bestuzhev, Russian Navy officer, writer and painter (Decembrist revolt), born in Saint Petersburg (d. 1855)
  • 1791-05-15 Baron Floris A van Hall, Dutch minister of Justice/Finance
  • 1792-10-19 Dirk Donker Curtius, Dutch attorney/minister of Justice (liberal)
  • 1792-12-06 William II, King of the Netherlands, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Duke of Limburg, born in Noordeinde Palace, The Hague, Dutch Republic (d. 1849)
  • 1793-04-11 Nicolaas Christiaan Kist, Dutch Reformed theologian and church historian, born in Woerden, Netherlands (d. 1859)
  • 1793-05-09 Johannes Cornelis de Jonge, Dutch historian and archivist, born in Zierikzee, Netherlands (d. 1853)
  • 1793-07-06 Jacob de Kempenaer, Dutch lawyer and Minister of Internal Affairs (1848-49), born in Amsterdam (d. 1870)
  • 1794-02-25 Gerrit Schimmelpenninck, Dutch earl of Nijenhuis/Peckedam
  • 1794-08-28 Johannes Zwijsen, Dutch archbishop (Utrecht Netherlands), born in Kerkdriel, Netherlands (d. 1877)
  • 1794-10-24 Friedrich Balduin von Gagern, German-Dutch army commandant, born in Weilburg, Germany (d. 1848)
  • 1795-01-15 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant & man of letters, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1844)
  • 1795-02-10 Ary Scheffer, Dutch painter/etcher/sculptor
  • 1795-11-26 Cornelis Pieter Jacob Elout, Dutch military and President of West Sumatra, born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1843)C
  • 1796-02-20 Eduard W van Dam van Isselt, Dutch military/liberal politician
  • 1796-07-24 Herman van Sonsbeeck, Dutch lawyer and statesman, born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 1865)
  • 1797-02-28 Frederick, prince of Netherlands, general and admiral (10 day campaign), born in Berlin (d. 1881)
  • 1797-04-30 Andreas Victor Michiels, Dutch military governor of West-Sumatra, Dutch East Indies, born in Maastricht, Netherlands (d. 1849)
  • 1797-10-23 John Jacob Rochussen, Dutch governor-general of Dutch-Indies (1845-51), born in Etten, Batavian Republic (d. 1871)
  • 1798-01-14 Isaac da Costa, Jewish poet, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1860)
  • 1798-01-14 Johan Rudolph Thorbecke, Premier of Netherlands (Lib-1849..72), born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 1872)
  • 1799-10-05 Anthony Gerhard Alexander van Rappard, Dutch politician, born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1869)
  • 1800-01-06 Willem A. Schimmelpenninck van der Oye, Dutch politician, born in Doesburg, Netherlands (d. 1872)
  • 1800-02-15 Frederik W Conrad, Dutch hydraulic engineer/railway pioneer
  • 1801-01-29 Johannes Bernardus van Bree, Dutch violinist, composer, and conductor (Felix Meritis Society, 1829-57), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1857)
  • 1801-03-15 Coenraad J van Houten, Dutch cocoa manufacturer
  • 1801-03-23 Peterus D Regout, Dutch industrialist (Sphinx, Maastricht)
  • 1801-04-12 Henry de Cock, Dutch reformed vicar and secession leader, born in Veendam, Groningen, the Netherlands (d. 1842)
  • 1801-08-21 Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch statesman and historian, born in Voorburg, Netherlands (d. 1876)
  • 1801-12-27 Guillaume L Baud, Dutch minister of Colonies (1848-49)
  • 1802-01-31 Jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero
  • 1802-03-24 Jacob van Lennep, Dutch poet and novelist
  • 1802-06-02 Adrian van der Hoop Jr, Dutch poet/critic
  • 1802-10-08 Peter Hofstede de Groot, Dutch reformed theologist, born in Leer, Germany (d. 1886)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 301 - 400 of 1,362

  • 1788-04-22 Zacharias H Alewijn, Dutch poet, dies at 46
  • 1789-01-10 Pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist and cryptologist, dies at 82
  • 1789-10-24 Lucretia Wilhelmina van Merken, Dutch poet, dies at 68
  • 1790-01-08 John Stinstra, Dutch baptist vicar, dies at 81
  • 1792-05-07 Aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter, dies at 82
  • 1793-05-07 Johan Zoutman, Dutch rear admiral who fought at the Battle of Dogger Bank and in the American Revolutionary War, dies at 68
  • 1793-06-04 Jan Ekels de Young, Dutch painter, dies at 34
  • 1793-12-28 Louis earl of Bylandt, Dutch admiral, dies at about 75
  • 1794-11-14 Pieter Nieuwland, Dutch scientist and mathematician (known as "Dutch Isaac Newton"), dies at 30
  • 1796-03-17 Pieter Paulus, Dutch Patriot and President of the First National Assembly in The Hague, dies of a serious cold at 42
  • 1798-12-20 Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, Dutch engraver/art collector, dies at 72
  • 1799-03-28 Etta L J "baronne" Palm-Aelders, Dutch adventurer/spy, dies at 55
  • 1799-09-07 Jan Ingenhousz, Dutch-English physiologist (discovering photosynthesis) and personal physician of Maria Theresa, dies at 68
  • 1800-05-07 Laurens Pieter van de Spiegel, Dutch Grand Pensionary of Zeeland and Holland (1787-95), dies at 64
  • 1801-03-28 Ralph Abercromby, English army commander (North Holland), dies at 66
  • 1803-03-29 Gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733)
  • 1803-04-02 Hieronymus van Alphen, Dutch poet of children's poems (Proeve van kleine gedigen voor Kinder), dies at 56
  • 1803-11-22 Bernardus Bosch, Dutch vicar and poet, dies at 57
  • 1805-12-27 Belle van Zuylen, Dutch-Swiss writer (Trois Femmes), dies at 65
  • 1806-04-09 William V of Orange, Stadtholder of the Dutch Republic, dies at 58
  • 1807-01-12 Adriaan Kluit, Dutch historian, dies at 71
  • 1807-01-12 Joan Lucaz, Dutch journalist and patriot, dies at 60
  • 1810-04-07 Pieter L. van de Kasteele, Dutch politician and patriot, dies at 61
  • 1811-01-08 Samuel Story, Dutch rear admiral (Battle of Kamperduin), dies at 58
  • 1811-08-03 Sebastiaan C Nederburgh, Dutch dir-gen of East Indies Co, dies at 49
  • 1811-10-07 August R van Hekeren van Suideras, Dutch orangist, dies at 68
  • 1811-10-15 Nathaniel Dance-Holland, English painter (b. 1735)
  • 1811-11-08 Charles F Bentinck, Dutch minister of Colonies, dies at 47
  • 1812-06-02 John W de Winter, Dutch vice-adm, dies at battle at Kamperduin at 51
  • 1812-10-11 Jurriaan François de Friderici, Dutch governor-general of Suriname, dies at 60
  • 1815-02-04 Geert Reinders, Dutch cattle breeder and inoculation proponent, dies at 77
  • 1815-02-04 Jacob van Strij, Dutch cartoonist and graphic artist, dies at 58
  • 1816-01-30 Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver and art collector, dies at 74
  • 1818-04-18 Quint Ondaatje, Dutch jurist & politician, dies at 59
  • 1819-11-05 Dirk van den Boetzelaer, Regent of Holland, dies at 55
  • 1820-01-17 Daniel Albert Wyttenbach, German-Swiss classicl scholar and historian, dies at 73
  • 1821-01-25 Johan Valckenier, Dutch politician and patriot, dies at 62
  • 1822-10-29 Dirk van Hogendorp, Dutch minister of War, dies at 61
  • 1823-03-24 Cornelis van Foreest, Dutch politician, Mayor of Alkmaar, dies at 66
  • 1823-08-03 Jacob Abraham de Mist, Dutch statesman, dies at 74
  • 1824-02-08 Rhijnvis Feith, Dutch mayor/writer (Zwolle, Julia), dies at 71
  • 1824-03-09 Jacobus Cramer, Dutch priest (Archpriest of Holland and Zeeland, chaplain to King Louis Napoleon), dies at 79
  • 1825-02-10 Paul van Hemert, Dutch theologist and philosopher (Kant), dies at 68
  • 1825-03-25 Rutger Jan Schimmelpenninck, Dutch politician (Grand Pensionary of Batavia), dies at 63
  • 1827-11-24 Harman W. Muntinghe, Dutch lawyer and colonial director, dies at 54
  • 1827-12-26 Jan David Holland, composer, dies at 81
  • 1828-01-09 Pieter 't Hoen, Dutch journalist and patriot (Neder-Rhijn), dies at 83
  • 1828-04-12 Jean Henri Appelius, Dutch lawyer and politician (Minister of Finance), dies at 60
  • 1828-04-25 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64
  • 1828-12-02 Simon Paap, Dutch dwarf (71 cm/28 inches tall) cabaret artist, dies at 39
  • 1829-10-12 Jacobus Blue, Dutch regent/patriot, dies at about 73
  • 1831-12-15 Paulus Roelof Cantz'laar, Dutch naval officer and colonial governor, dies at 60
  • 1831-12-18 Willem Bilderdijk, Dutch poet and literature (My Relief), dies at 75
  • 1832-02-01 Ecco Epkema, Dutch classic linguist (Frisian, Old Frisian), dies at 71
  • 1832-05-04 Jan van Speyck, Dutch admiral, buried in New Church
  • 1832-05-14 John van Speijk, Dutch heroic sailor, buried
  • 1833-08-03 Stoffel Muller, Dutch sect leader, dies
  • 1834-08-05 Gijsbert Karel van Hogendorp, Dutch count and Minister of Foreign affairs (1813-14), dies at 71
  • 1834-11-05 Aernout Drost, Dutch literary/founder (The Guide), dies at 24
  • 1834-12-06 Jonas Daniel Meyer, Dutch lawyer, dies at 54
  • 1835-10-19 Henry Doeff, Dutch trader in Japan and translator (Dutch-Japanese dictionary), dies at 57
  • 1836-11-16 Christian Hendrik Persoon, Dutch mycologist (b. 1761)
  • 1837-07-24 Charles Hodges, English/Dutch portrait painter
  • 1838-01-23 Arnold A. Buyskes, Dutch vice-admiral and colonial director, dies at 67
  • 1838-03-22 Hendrik Fagel, Dutch/English baron, dies at 73
  • 1838-07-10 Willem earl van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial governor, dies at about 43
  • 1839-03-29 Bernardus Johannes Dibbets, Dutch baron and general-major (Maastricht), dies at 56
  • 1839-06-09 Gerrit J. Pijman, Dutch minister of War (1798-1800), dies at 89
  • 1839-09-10 Pieter Fontijn, Dutch painter, dies at 66
  • 1840-05-30 Dominique J de Eerens, gov-gen of Dutch-Indies, dies at 59
  • 1840-06-25 Leopold count of Limburg Stirum, Dutch general and politician, dies at 82
  • 1840-08-18 Antony CW Staring, Dutch patriot/poet (Jaromir), dies at 73
  • 1841-01-03 Wilhelmus Kist, writer/director of Dutch (Official) Gazette, dies at 82
  • 1841-02-13 Thomas Ainsworth, English/Dutch industrialist, dies at 45
  • 1841-02-15 Sibrandus Stratingh, Dutch phyisican and chemist (electrical car), dies at 53
  • 1841-05-03 Cornelis T Elout, Dutch minister of Finance/Navy/Colonies, dies at 74
  • 1841-11-01 Antoine Philippe Vischer, comte de Celles, Belgian-French politician, dies at 61
  • 1841-11-30 Charles Louis W J van Keverberg, Dutch government official, dies at 73
  • 1843-03-16 Anton R Falck, Dutch minister of Education/Colonies, dies at 65
  • 1843-12-12 Willem I Frederik, King of Netherlands (1814-40), dies at 71
  • 1844-02-04 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/literary, dies at 49
  • 1844-03-21 Leopold van Sasse van Ysselt, Dutch nobleman and politician, dies at 65
  • 1845-05-15 Samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer, dies at 76
  • 1845-10-25 Carel H Verhuell, Dutch/French vice-admiral, dies at 81
  • 1845-11-03 Johan G Verstolk van Soelen, Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, dies at 69
  • 1846-02-14 Cornelis Felix van Maanen, Dutch Minister of Justice (1807-42), dies at 76
  • 1846-07-24 Louis Napoléon Bonaparte, French King of the Netherlands (1806-10), dies at 67
  • 1848-03-20 Abraham des Amorie van der Hoeven, Dutch theologist/poet, dies at 27
  • 1848-04-10 Godert van der Capellen, Dutch governor-general (Dutch-Indies), dies at 69
  • 1848-04-30 Friedrich Freiherr Gagern, German Dutch army commandant, dies at 53
  • 1848-12-19 Frans Adam van der Duyn van Maasdam, Dutch governor (South Holland), dies at 77
  • 1849-01-09 Jan Kops, Dutch agriculturist/vicar, dies at 83
  • 1849-03-17 William II, King of the Netherlands, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Duke of Limburg, dies at 56
  • 1849-05-25 Andreas Victor Michiels, Dutch military governor of West-Sumatra, Dutch East Indies, dies in battle at 52
  • 1850-06-12 Jean Victor de Constant Rebecque, Swiss-Dutch army leader, dies at 77
  • 1851-02-16 Anne Willem Carel van Nagell, Dutch politician, dies at 95
  • 1852-08-11 Nicolaas Plomp, Dutch architect (Strugle), dies at 70
  • 1852-10-22 Hans Christoph Ernst von Gagern, German political writer and advisor to Dutch king, dies at 86
  • 1853-05-08 Jan Roothaan, 1st Dutch general of the Jesuits (1829-53), dies at 67
  • 1853-06-12 Johannes Cornelis de Jonge, Dutch historian and archivist, dies at 60