Dutch American
Dutch Americans are Americans who identify with Dutch ancestry.Dutch settlement in the Americas started in 1613 with New Amsterdam, which later was renamed New York City. By the time the American Re...
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Dutch culture
Dutch culture may refer to:
Dutch language
Dutch ( Nederlands ) is a West Germanic language and the native language of most of the population of the Netherlands, and about sixty percent of the populations of Belgium and Suriname, the...
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List of Dutch Americans
The first Dutch settlers arrived in 1624 and founded a number of villages and a town called New Amsterdam on the East Coast, which would become the future world metropolis of New York. According to th...
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Coosje van Bruggen
Coosje van Bruggen (June 6, 1942 – January 10, 2009) was a sculptor, art historian, and critic. She collaborated extensively with her husband, Claes Oldenburg.
Born to a physician in Groningen, va...
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Lenny Dykstra
Leonard Kyle Dykstra (/ˈdaɪkstrə/; born February 10, 1963), nicknamed "Nails" and "Dude", is a former Major League Baseball center fielder and convicted felon. Dykstra played for the New York Mets dur...
Frederik Meijer
Frederik Gerhard Hendrik Meijer (December 7, 1919 – November 25, 2011) was an American businessman, the Chairman of the Meijer hypermarket chain in Michigan, US.
Frederik Meijer was born in Greenv...
Marlon Brando, Sr.
Marlon Brando, Sr. (January 11, 1895 – July 17, 1965) was the father of Oscar-winning actor Marlon Brando and actress Jocelyn Brando. Following his son's establishment of Pennebaker Productions (take...
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Robert J. Van de Graaff
Robert Jemison Van de Graaff (December 20, 1901 – January 16, 1967) was an American physicist, noted for his design and construction of high voltage generators, who taught at Princeton University and ...
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Paulina Longworth
Paulina Longworth Sturm (February 14, 1925 — January 27, 1957) was an American socialite. She was the only child of Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1884–1980), and a granddaughter of U.S. President Theodor...
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George David Birkhoff
George David Birkhoff (March 21, 1884 – November 12, 1944) was an American mathematician, best known for what is now called the ergodic theorem. Birkhoff was one of the most important leaders in Ameri...
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Paul de Kruif
Paul Henry de Kruif (born March 2, 1890 in Zeeland, Michigan, died February 28, 1971 in Holland, Michigan) was an American microbiologist and author of Dutch descent. Publishing as Paul de Kruif, he i...
Bert Blyleven
Bert Blyleven (born Rik Aalbert Blijleven, April 6, 1951) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1970 to 1992, and was best known for his curveball. Blyleven was inducted into the B...
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George P. Bush
George Prescott Bush (born April 24, 1976) is an attorney, U.S. Navy Reserve officer, real estate investor, and politician who serves as the Commissioner of the Texas General Land Office. He is the e...
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Anne Klein
Anne Klein (August 3, 1923 – March 19, 1974) was an American fashion designer who founded her own women's sportswear and apparel label.
Klein was born as Hannah Golofski to a Jewish family i...
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Tyler "Telle" Smith
Tyler Smith, known also by his alias Telle, is an American musician. He is currently the lead vocalist of Arizona metalcore outfit The Word Alive and has played in several bands, such as Greeley Esta...
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Jackie Martling
John Coger "Jackie" Martling, Jr. (born February 14, 1948) is an American comedian, comedy writer and radio personality. He is best known for being the head-writer and on-air personality on The Howard...
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Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler
Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (September 24, 1869 in Newport, Rhode Island – February 28, 1942) was a New York lawyer and politician.
He was the fifth son of John Winthrop Chanler (1826–1877) of ...
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Curt Schilling
Curtis Montague Schilling (born November 14, 1966) is a former American Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher and former video game developer. He helped lead the Philadelphia Phillies to the Worl...
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Tobias Bamberg
Tobias "Theo" Leendert Bamberg (1875 – 1963) was a professional magician. Born in the Netherlands, Bamberg performed under the name Okito which was an anagram of Tokio (Tokyo). His father had be...
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Frederick Benteen
Frederick William Benteen (August 24, 1834 – June 22, 1898) was a military officer during the American Civil War and then during the Indian Campaigns and Great Sioux War against the Lakota and Northe...
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James DeLancey
James De Lancey (November 27, 1703 – July 30, 1760) served as chief justice, lieutenant governor, and acting colonial governor of the Province of New York.
De Lancey was born in New York Cit...