Dutch History (Part 8)

Historical Events

Events 701 - 800 of 1,633

  • 1916-09-19 First landing at Schiphol Airport, Netherlands (Farman F-22 of Soesterberg)
  • 1916-10-17 Dutch women demonstrate for female suffrage
  • 1917-02-10 Johanna Westerdijk installed as the Netherlands' 1st female professor
  • 1917-02-22 German Navy torpedoes 7 Dutch ships
  • 1917-02-26 1st Annual fair at Utrecht Harbor (Netherlands)
  • 1917-05-23 Dutch 2nd Chamber approves 1908 conscription draft
  • 1917-08-18 Dutch Naval Air Force forms (MLD)
  • 1917-09-03 Utrecht soccer team Holland forms

BattleExecution

1917-10-15 Dutch dancer Mata Hari is executed by firing squad for spying for Germany during WWI at Vincennes near Paris

Exotic dancer, courtesan and convicted German spy Mata Hari
Exotic dancer, courtesan and convicted German spy
Mata Hari
  • 1917-12-23 3 British warships come close to Holland
  • 1917-12-31 Dutch Social-democratic trade union NVV counts 159,450 members
  • 1918-02-21 Australians chase Turkish troop out of Jericho, Dutch Palestine
  • 1918-05-18 Dutch Indian Volksraad installed in Batavia
  • 1918-06-23 Boston Red Sox Dutch Leonard's 2nd no-hitter beats Tigers, 5-0
  • 1918-07-03 SDAP'er Suze Groenweg elected 1st woman in Dutch parliament
  • 1918-07-14 Dutch government reclaims South seas
  • 1918-09-04 Jhr Ch Ruys de Beerenbrouck becomes 1st Dutch Catholic premier
  • 1918-09-09 Dutch government of Ruijs de Beerenbrouck forms
  • 1918-09-20 Royal Dutch Blast furnace & Steel factory opens in Hague
  • 1918-10-17 De Kooy airport in Netherlands opens

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1918-11-10 German Emperor Wilhelm II flees to Netherlands

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II
  • 1918-11-11 Dutch SDAP leader Troelstra announces revolution
  • 1918-11-17 Social Democratic Party becomes Communistc Party Holland: CPH
  • 1918-12-21 Red Sox trade Dutch Leonard, Ernie Shore & Duffy Lewis to Yankees for Ray Caldwell & Slim Love, Frank Gilhooey, Al Walters & $15,000
  • 1919-01-13 Dutch Soccer team OSV forms
  • 1919-03-17 Dutch steel workers strike for 8 hr day & minimum wages
  • 1919-06-12 Dutch 2nd Chamber accord for equal Christian-public education
  • 1919-07-10 Dutch 1st Chamber approves woman suffrage
  • 1919-07-11 Dutch 2nd chamber approves 8-hour day/No Sunday work
  • 1919-09-16 Dutch Ruether beats Giants 4-3 to clinch Cincinnati 1st NL pennant
  • 1919-09-18 Dutch second chamber accepts female suffrage
  • 1919-11-05 Ir à Steringa Idzerda begins hosting "soirée-musical" on Dutch radio
  • 1919-11-06 1st Dutch radio program: Soirée Musicale with "Turf in you(r) ransel"
  • 1920-01-20 Dutch 2nd Chamber passes school laws
  • 1920-01-23 Dutch refuse to turn over ex-Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany to allies
  • 1920-02-19 Netherlands joins League of Nations
  • 1920-05-17 1st flight by Dutch airlines KLM (Koninklijke-Luchtvaart-Maatschappij)
  • 1920-06-17 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept Anti-revolution law
  • 1920-09-28 Dirk Fock appointed as governor-general of Dutch East Indies
  • 1920-10-01 Dutch law provides for an 8 hour working day
  • 1920-10-12 Construction begins on Holland Tunnel connecting NJ & NYC
  • 1920-12-29 The Netherlands and Venezuela recover diplomatic relations
  • 1921-11-29 Coldest day in November in Netherlands -14.0°C
  • 1922-04-18 Netherlands soccer team defeats Denmark 2-0
  • 1922-05-07 Belgian soccer team defeats Netherlands: 1-2
  • 1922-05-18 Dutch 2nd Chamber agrees to 48 hour work week (was 45 hrs)
  • 1922-05-24 Record temperature in Netherlands for May (35.6°C)
  • 1922-07-05 1st general election in Netherlands
  • 1922-07-05 Women 1st vote in Dutch elections, Christian parties win
  • 1922-07-06 Dutch auto/airplane manufacturer Trompenburg declares bankruptcy
  • 1922-09-18 2nd government of Ruys de Beerenbrouck installed in Netherlands

  • 1922-09-19 Queen Wilhelmina assumes Dutch throne with 119 word speech
  • 1922-10-27 Dutch 2nd Chamber votes for child labor laws
  • 1922-11-01 Queen Wilhelmina opens Dutch Historical Maritime museum in Amsterdam
  • 1922-11-05 Demonstration for a Dutch University in Ghent
  • 1922-12-22 Belgian parliament rejects Dutch university in Ghent
  • 1922-12-29 Dutch Constitution proclaimed
  • 1922-12-29 Revised Netherlands Law proclaims suffrage
  • 1923-01-11 1st Dutch Dada-evening (Theo Van Doesburg & Kurt Schwitters)
  • 1923-01-18 1st radio telegraph message from Netherlands to Dutch East Indies
  • 1923-01-28 Demonstration against a Dutch University in Ghent
  • 1923-02-28 Swedish king Gustaaf V begins state visit to Netherlands
  • 1923-03-20 Belgian Senate rejects Dutch University in Ghent
  • 1923-05-15 Cooperation of Dutch Molen forms
  • 1923-06-28 Queen Wilhelmina & Prince Henry of the Netherlands state visit to London
  • 1923-08-11 Dutch Premier de Geer resigns
  • 1923-08-12 Dutch AR-leader Coair replaces De Geer as minister of finances
  • 1923-09-06 Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands celebrates her silver jubilee
  • 1923-10-26 Dutch second Chamber rejects Fleet laws (50-49 vote)
  • 1923-10-26 Dutch Government of Ruijs de Beerenbrouck resigns
  • 1923-10-29 Textile strike against lower wages begins in Enschede, Netherlands
  • 1923-11-10 German ex-crown prince flees Netherlands for Germany
  • 1923-11-30 Dutch Catholic minority government of Wilhelm Marx forms
  • 1923-12-14 Gerard K "Simon" van het Reve, Dutch writer (Evenings)
  • 1924-01-15 3rd Dutch government Ruijs de Beerenbrouck forms
  • 1924-01-22 Dutch Blast Furnace & Steel Factory opens
  • 1924-02-01 Amsterdam's Netherlands Press Museum opens
  • 1924-03-17 Netherlands & USSR begin talks over USSR recognition
  • 1924-04-16 Child labor laws strengthened in Holland
  • 1924-04-27 Antwerp soccer tie Belgium-Netherlands 1-1
  • 1924-05-02 Netherlands refuses to recognize USSR
  • 1924-06-21 NCRV, Dutch Christian Radio Society, forms
  • 1924-08-16 Dutch-Turkish peace treaty signed
  • 1924-10-21 KLM Fokker's F7 H-NACC departs to Dutch East Indies
  • 1924-11-15 Dutch Christian Radio Society (NCRV) forms
  • 1924-11-24 1st Dutch airplane (Fokker's F-7) reaches Batavia (Java)
  • 1924-11-28 Pieter Jelle Troelstra leaves Dutch 2nd Chamber
  • 1924-12-09 Netherlands & Hungary trade treaty signed
  • 1924-12-24 1st radio transmission of NCRV in Netherlands
  • 1925-03-02 Dutch Socialists demand drastic disarmament
  • 1925-04-03 Netherlands & Belgium sign accord of Westerschelde
  • 1925-04-23 Pastor LH Perquin forms Union of Catholic Dutch Radio (KRO) forms
  • 1925-04-28 Netherlands & Great Britain return to gold standard
  • 1925-05-11 Communist Party of Holland splits
  • 1925-08-04 1st Dutch Colijn government forms
  • 1925-11-11 Night of Kersten - Colijn Dutch government falls by SGP-amendement
  • 1925-11-24 1st radio-broadcast of Dutch KRO (Catholic Radio Broadcast)
  • 1925-11-26 Netherlands & Germany sign trade agreement
  • 1926-01-06 Kees Boeke opens 1st comprehensive school in Holland
  • 1926-03-04 De Geer government in Netherlands takes office

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 2,643

  • 1866-03-18 John Loudon, Dutch minister of Foreign Affairs (1913-18)
  • 1866-04-19 Henri WA Deterding, Dutch oil magnate (Royal Oil, Shell)
  • 1866-05-07 Cornelis J K van Aalst, president (Dutch Trading Company)
  • 1866-06-20 Ivans, [Jacob van Schevichaven], Dutch lawyer/detective writer
  • 1866-11-28 Johannes "Johan" Bakker, Sr., Dutch actor and husband of Truus Soete, born (d. 1928)
  • 1867-01-09 Jacques Urlus, Dutch tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth)
  • 1867-01-21 Willem C Royaards, Dutch theater director (Summer Games)
  • 1867-02-05 Casper Andries Lingbeek, Dutch politician and preacher
  • 1867-04-11 John P Lotsy, Dutch botanist/geneticist (Genetics)
  • 1867-04-23 Simon Abramsz, Dutch teacher, writer (For the Young Ones)
  • 1867-05-17 Gerrit Mannoury, Dutch mathematician/philosopher
  • 1867-06-19 Eduard Jacobs, Dutch cabaret artist
  • 1867-12-18 Antoon van Welie, Dutch painter
  • 1868-01-14 Catharina A M de Savornin Lohman, Dutch author (Belief)
  • 1868-01-27 Cato Engelen-Sewing, Dutch soprano prima donna (Dutch Opera), born in Amsterdam (d. 1961)
  • 1868-02-12 Jan Schaper, Dutch publicist and politician (SDAP)
  • 1868-02-14 Henricus A Poels, Dutch RC theologist/social foreman
  • 1868-02-25 Anthony J Block, Dutch lawyer (strafproces)
  • 1868-03-22 Henry W Methorst, lawyer/director (Dutch Cent Bureau of Statistics)
  • 1868-04-02 Eduard Jacobs, singer/pianist (Dutch cabaret)
  • 1868-04-17 Charles R Gallas, Dutch lexicographer (French dictionary)
  • 1868-04-18 Didericus G van Epen, genealogist (Dutch Patriciate)
  • 1868-07-06 Petrus A Euwens, Dutch vicar/editor (Amigoe di Curacao)
  • 1868-09-15 Dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter
  • 1868-12-04 Richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter
  • 1868-12-28 Marie van Regteren Altena, Dutch painter (Amsterdam's Joffers)
  • 1869-02-01 Johannes "Frits" Bakker Sr., actor (Holland Tooneelgezelschap), born (d. 1943)
  • 1869-02-11 Helene Kroller-Muller, Dutch museum founder (d. 1939)
  • 1869-02-12 Hendrik P Marchant, Dutch minister of Education/Arts (VVD)
  • 1869-03-07 Ernst J. Cohen, Dutch chemist
  • 1869-04-06 Louis Raemakers, Dutch draftsman/painter
  • 1869-04-17 Johannes M Meulenhoff, Dutch publisher
  • 1869-06-22 Hendrikus Colijn, Dutch premier (AR 1933-39)
  • 1869-09-07 Margot Scharten-Antink, Dutch author (Catherina, Sprotje) (d. 1957)
  • 1869-10-23 Jacobus H "Koos" Speenhoff, Dutch singer
  • 1869-12-24 Henriette GA Roland Holst-van der Schalk, Dutch poet (Women in Forest)
  • 1870-02-20 Pieter Cornelis Boutens, Holland, mystic poet/scholar (Verzen)
  • 1870-07-04 Pieter van der Lijn, Dutch geologist (Dutch boulders)
  • 1870-07-08 Marie C of Zeggelen, Dutch novelist (Koloniaaltje)
  • 1870-07-25 Jan D Domela Nieuwenhuis Nyegaard, Dutch vicar (Young Flanders)
  • 1870-10-01 Pieter van Essen, Dutch artillery officer/inventor (grape-shot shells)
  • 1870-12-14 Dirk J de Geer, Dutch premier (1926-29, 39-40)
  • 1870-12-20 Pieter C Boutens, Dutch poet (Voices, Carmina)
  • 1871-03-15 Betsy van den Arend, Dutch actress (Miss Hobbs), born (d. 1950)
  • 1871-03-27 Petrus J M Aalberse, Dutch minister of Labor (1918-25)
  • 1871-03-28 Willem Mengelberg, Dutch conductor (Concertgebouw Orchestra, NY Philharmonic 1922-30), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d.
  • 1871-07-08 Kornelis ter Laan, 1st Dutch socialist mayor (Zaandam)
  • 1871-09-21 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier
  • 1871-10-18 Louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Blokkade, Ghetto), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1940)
  • 1871-12-13 Herman T Colenbrander, Dutch historian
  • 1871-12-24 Henri Stroethoff, Dutch actor (A Chique Little Boy, Bright Paradise), is born (d. 1932)
  • 1872-01-21 Jonkhr Frans Beelaerts van Blokland, Dutch foreign minister
  • 1872-02-10 Anne Anema, Dutch lawyer/journalist/politician (ARP)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1872-03-07 Piet Mondrian, Dutch abstract painter (Broadway Boogie Woogie), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands (d. 1944)

Abstract Painter Piet Mondrian
Abstract Painter
Piet Mondrian
  • 1872-04-04 Pauline de Haan-Manifarges, Dutch singer
  • 1872-05-02 G G van der Hoeven, Dutch editor-in-chief (NRC)
  • 1872-05-06 Willem de Sitter, Dutch scientist (d. 1934)
  • 1872-09-16 Henriette deVreker-Verschuur, Dutch-Flemish actress (Roze Kate), born (d. 1965)
  • 1872-10-01 Israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee)
  • 1872-12-07 Johan Huizinga, Dutch culture historian (Homo Ludens)
  • 1873-01-02 Anton Pannekoek, Dutch astronomer/marxist theorist (Communist Tactics)
  • 1873-02-02 Johan P earl van Limburg Stirum, Dutch diplomat
  • 1873-02-22 Muhammad Iqbal, Dutch East Indies lawyer/poet/philosopher
  • 1873-02-26 Ewoud van Everdingen, Dutch meteorologist
  • 1873-05-21 Everard Verachtert, Flemish translator (I speak beschaafd Dutch)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1873-10-19 Jaap Eden, Dutch world champion cyclist and speed skater, born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1925)

Cyclist and Speed Skater Jaap Eden
Cyclist and Speed Skater
Jaap Eden
  • 1873-12-26 Hubert Cuypers, Dutch composer/choir conductor (Minstrels)
  • 1874-02-13 Hendrik Spiekman, Dutch journalist and politician (social-democratic)
  • 1874-03-05 Arthur van Schendel, Dutch writer (The World a Dancing Party)
  • 1874-04-24 Willem E Roelofs, Dutch painter/cartoonist
  • 1874-05-20 Folkert E Posthuma, Dutch minister of Agriculture/Industry
  • 1874-08-21 Herman Adrian van Karnebeek, Dutch minister of Foreign affairs (1918-27), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • 1874-09-04 Johanna M "Lena" Bakker, Dutch actress and wife of Bruno Gerlach, born (d. 1964)
  • 1874-11-16 Johanna Albregt, Dutch actress (Dumb August) and wife of Henri Dons, born (d. 1946)
  • 1875-01-22 Bonifacius C de Jonge, governor (Dutch East Indies)
  • 1875-03-04 Suze Groeneweg, 1st Dutch female parliament member (SDAP, 1918-37)
  • 1875-03-13 Maria E G "Lizzy" Ansingh, Dutch painter (Caught Sultane)
  • 1875-03-29 Paul Rubens, English musical comedy composer (Miss Hook of Holland), born in London (d. 1917)
  • 1875-04-15 Klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty)
  • 1875-10-31 Seerp Anema, Dutch poet and writer (Dutch Coasts) (d. 1961)
  • 1876-01-10 Johannes W "Jan" Eisenloeffel, Dutch goldsmith
  • 1876-03-11 David Wijnkoop, Dutch revolutionary socialist
  • 1876-04-19 Hendrik W A E, duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin/king of Netherlands
  • 1876-05-29 Jan Ingenhoven, Dutch composer and conductor, born in Breda (d. 1951)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1876-08-07 Mata Hari [Margaretha Geertruida Zelle], Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan and WWI spy, born in Leeuwarden, Netherlands (d. 1917)

Exotic dancer, courtesan and convicted German spy Mata Hari
Exotic dancer, courtesan and convicted German spy
Mata Hari
  • 1876-08-17 Henri G Winkelman, Dutch general/supreme commander/navy 1940
  • 1876-09-06 Willem Adriaan Bonger, Dutch criminologist (Race & Crime), born in Amsterdam (d. 1940)
  • 1876-10-31 Eduard van Oort, Dutch ornithologist (Ornithology of Netherlands), born in Barneveld, Netherlands (d. 1933)
  • 1876-11-19 Tatyana Alexeyevna Afanasyeva, Russian/Dutch mathematician (d. 1964)
  • 1876-11-26 Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style)
  • 1876-12-20 Jan Van Oudshoorn, [Jan K Feylbrief], Dutch writer (Maze of Senses)
  • 1877-01-07 Johannes F Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer (1 great dog)
  • 1877-02-18 Betsy Ranucci-Beckmann [Theodora Elisabeth Beckmann], Dutch author and actress (De huzaren, Dood Water), born in Bergen op Zoom, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands (d. 1965)
  • 1877-02-19 Else Berg, German/Dutch painter
  • 1877-02-22 Yme C Schuitmaker, Dutch potato salesman/dramatist
  • 1877-02-26 Carel S Adama van Scheltema, Dutch poet/writer (socialism)
  • 1877-03-04 Daniel G van Beuningen, Dutch art collector
  • 1877-03-17 Albert P Hahn, Dutch political cartoonist (People/Nutcracker)
  • 1877-04-14 Daniel Plooy, Dutch new testament scholar
  • 1877-06-05 Johan W Albarda, 1st Dutch socialist minister (1939-45)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 701 - 800 of 1,415

  • 1943-07-01 Coos Hartogh, Dutch resistance fighter (census bureau), executed
  • 1943-07-01 Cor Roos, Dutch resistance fighter (census bureau), executed
  • 1943-07-01 Henri Halberstadt, Dutch resistance fighter (census dir), executed
  • 1943-07-01 Johan Brouwer, hispanist/writer/Dutch resistance fighter, executed
  • 1943-07-01 Koen Limperg, Dutch resistance fighter (census bureau), executed
  • 1943-07-01 Sam Bloemgarten, Dutch resistance fighter (census bureau), executed
  • 1943-07-01 Willem Arondeus, Dutch resistance fighter (census bureau), executed
  • 1943-07-01 Willem Brouwer, Dutch resistance fighter (census bureau), executed
  • 1943-07-23 Emanuel Querido, Dutch publisher, murdered in the Nazi extermination camp at Sobibor at 71
  • 1943-08-10 C Bergsma, Dutch resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies
  • 1943-08-10 J Janzen, Dutch resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies
  • 1943-08-10 J Posthuma, Dutch resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies
  • 1943-10-09 Jan Dieters, leader of illegal Dutch political party (CPN), executed
  • 1943-10-09 Lou Jansen, leader of illegal Dutch political party (CPN), executed
  • 1943-10-09 Pieter Zeeman, Dutch physicist (Nobel Prize 1902 for Zeeman effect), dies at 78
  • 1943-11-05 Louis Schelfhout, Dutch painter and graphic artist, dies at 62
  • 1943-12-23 Theo[dorus J] Thijssen, Dutch writer (Kees de Jongen), dies at 64
  • 1944-01-04 Henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder
  • 1944-01-07 J Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed
  • 1944-06-10 French Duwaer, Dutch printer/resistance fighter, executed
  • 1944-06-10 Gerrit Jan van der Veen [Wolffensperger], Dutch resistance fighter, executed at 41 (b. 1902)
  • 1944-06-10 Willem Jacob van Stockum, Dutch physicist (b. 1910)
  • 1944-06-21 Jan Bonekamp, Dutch resistance fighter/friend of Hannie Schaft, dies
  • 1944-07-16 John Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight), executed
  • 1944-07-21 Gerrit van den Bosch, led illegal Dutch CPN party, dies in Dachau
  • 1944-07-24 Jan Postma, leader of illegal Dutch party (CPN), executed at 49
  • 1944-09-04 Izaak van der Horst, Dutch resistance fighter, executed
  • 1944-09-08 Jan van Gilse, composer/Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 63
  • 1944-09-10 Jaap P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis
  • 1944-09-18 Hendrikus Colijn, Dutch premier (1933-39), dies at 75
  • 1944-11-28 Bijnen, Dutch opposition leader (LKP), shot to death in Apeldoorn
  • 1944-11-28 Joop Brouwer de Koning, youngest Dutch radio operator, executed at 25
  • 1944-12-02 JW Ummels, Dutch resistance fighter (House of Saxon-Nazi), dies
  • 1945-01-08 Jac[obus] P. Thijsse, Dutch biologist and educator (Omgang met planten), dies at 79
  • 1945-02-01 Johan Huizinga, Dutch culture historian (Homo Ludens), dies at 72
  • 1945-02-06 Jan Bos, Dutch resistance fighter, executed
  • 1945-02-06 Paul Bos, Dutch resistance fighter, executed
  • 1945-02-11 J S H Lokerman, Dutch resistance fighter, dies in Neugengamme
  • 1945-02-12 Walraven [Wally] van Hall, Dutch banker/resisted Nazis, executed at 39
  • 1945-02-19 Wim Speelman, Dutch resistance fighter, executed at 26
  • 1945-02-27 HJ Lochtman, Dutch chaplain/resistance fighter, dies in Bergen-Belsen
  • 1945-03-03 Koos Speenhoff, Dutch singer, killed in bombing raid at 75
  • 1945-03-06 Jan Thijssen, Dutch resistance fighter, executed at Savage Farm
  • 1945-03-08 H J Jamin, Dutch resistance fighter, dies in Buchenwald

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1945-03-12 Anne Frank, Dutch diarist and Jewish victim of the Nazi Holocaust (Diary of Anne Frank), dies of typhus in the Belsen concentration camp at 15

Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust Anne Frank
Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust
Anne Frank
  • 1945-03-15 Herman Bernard Wiardi Beckman, Dutch resistance fighter and politician (SDAP), dies at 41
  • 1945-03-21 J Woortman, Dutch resistance fighter, dies in Bergen-Belsen at 39
  • 1945-03-22 J Postuma, Dutch resistance fighter, dies
  • 1945-03-24 Thomas Rennie, Gen-Maj (Dutch command 51st Highland Division), dies
  • 1945-04-06 Benjamin M Telders, president (Dutch Liberal States Party), dies at 42
  • 1945-09-01 Jacobus W G Balfoort, Dutch actor (Heimwee, Head On), dies at 57
  • 1945-12-13 Robert van Genechten, Dutch Nazi (NSB), commits suicide
  • 1945-12-14 Henry van Goudoever, Dutch lawyer/judge, dies on his 69th birthday
  • 1946-01-26 Adriaan van Maanen, Dutch-American astronomer (b. 1884)
  • 1946-03-13 Abraham Bredius, Dutch art historian (Rembrandt), dies at 90
  • 1946-03-16 Marius HLW "Max" Blokzijl, Dutch Nazi propagandist, executed at 61
  • 1946-06-28 Eduard Veterman, Dutch painter/playwright, dies in an auto accident
  • 1946-09-11 Arthur van Schendel, writer (Holland Drama), dies at 72)
  • 1946-12-31 Frederik "Frits" Tartaud, Dutch actor and husband of Dutch actress Alida Klein, dies at 89
  • 1947-02-05 Ganzefles, Dutch nazi spy/Jews hunter, executed
  • 1947-02-06 Albert JM Bakker, Dutch actor (Teun the night watch), dies at 82
  • 1947-03-19 Willem F J Pijper, Dutch composer/critic, dies at 52
  • 1947-10-29 Theodore Samuel Holland, composer, dies at 69
  • 1947-12-30 Han [Henricus A] van Meegeren, Dutch painter/art forger, dies at 58
  • 1948-01-14 Anna "Ans" van Dike, Dutch Jewish Nazi-collaborator, executed at 42
  • 1948-07-03 Adrien H Gerhard, Dutch SDAP-politician, dies at 90
  • 1948-07-05 Peter JM Aalberse, Dutch minister of Labor, dies at 77
  • 1948-08-17 Nico J. Polak, Dutch economist, dies at 60
  • 1948-09-07 Henricus A Poels, Dutch RC theologist/social foreman, dies at 80
  • 1949-03-12 Maria "Beppie" Bakker, Dutch actress/wife of Piet Vink Sr, dies at 95
  • 1950-01-26 Betsy van den Arend, Dutch [Betje], actress (Miss Hobbs), dies at 78
  • 1950-10-31 Carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Lost Paradise), dies at 72
  • 1950-11-18 Gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60
  • 1951-02-21 Anton Roemer, Dutch actor (Potasch & Perlemoer, Boefje), dies at 63
  • 1951-03-22 Willem Mengelberg, Dutch conductor (Concertgebouw Orchestra), dies at 79
  • 1951-04-16 Emile Erens, Dutch hagiographer (Pastor of Ars), dies at 85
  • 1951-05-20 Jan Ingenhoven, Dutch composer and conductor, dies at 74
  • 1951-11-18 John H Van Maarseveen, Dutch minister of Justice, dies at 57
  • 1951-12-31 Philipp A Kohnstamm, Dutch philosopher/physicist, dies at 76
  • 1952-01-26 Louis van Deyssel, Dutch writer (Diary of Franc Rozelaar), dies at 87
  • 1952-03-23 Klaas Schilder, Dutch vicar/theologist/antifascist, dies at 61
  • 1952-04-26 Charles L Baars, Dutch actor (Women Tamers), dies at 59
  • 1952-07-02 Henriette H Bosmans, Dutch cello player/pianist/composer, dies at 56
  • 1952-12-24 Henry A "Hans" Kramers, Dutch theoretical physicist, dies at 58
  • 1952-12-27 Henri G Winkelman, Dutch supreme commander army/navy 1940, dies at 76
  • 1953-01-11 Ernst H Ridder Rappard, Dutch Nazi founder (NSNAP), dies at 53
  • 1953-01-26 Martinus Nijhoff, Dutch poet/interpreter/linguist, dies at 58
  • 1953-01-30 Louis H N Bosch van Rosenthal, Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 68
  • 1953-02-04 Alexander Loudon, Dutch diplomat (League of Nations), dies at 60
  • 1953-02-26 Elisabeth "Ilse" Kuyper, Dutch/US (opera)composer, dies
  • 1953-04-22 Top Naeff, [Anthonetta van Rhijn-N], Dutch writer, dies at 75
  • 1953-12-31 Albert Plesman, Dutch aviation pioneer/founder (KLM), dies at 64
  • 1954-01-11 Emmy Arbous, Dutch actress/cabaret performer (Boefje), dies at 56
  • 1954-03-06 Jan Kalf, Dutch literature/art historian, dies at 80
  • 1954-04-12 Pim [Willem JH] Mulier, Dutch journalist/sports-organizer, dies at 89
  • 1954-04-29 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier, dies at 82
  • 1954-06-25 Eduard M Meijers, Dutch lawyer (Civil Code), dies at 74
  • 1954-07-29 Coen de Koning, Dutch speed skater (b. 1879)
  • 1955-01-04 Jan D Domela Nieuwenhuis Nyegaard, Dutch preacher, dies at 84
  • 1955-01-17 Reneke de Marees van Swinderen, Dutch minister (1908-13), dies at 94