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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Reiko Aylesworth
Reiko M. Aylesworth (born December 9, 1972) is an American film, television and stage actress, best known for her role on the television series 24 as Michelle Dessler.
Aylesworth was born in Evans...
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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John Winthrop Chanler
John Winthrop Chanler (September 14, 1826 – October 19, 1877) was a prominent New York lawyer and a U.S. Representative from New York.
John Winthrop Chanler was born in New York City on September ...
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John Hospers
John Hospers (June 9, 1918 – June 12, 2011) was an American philosopher and politician. In 1972 he became the first presidential candidate of the Libertarian Party, and was the only minor party candi...
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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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Tjalling Koopmans
Tjalling Charles Koopmans (August 28, 1910 – February 26, 1985) was a Dutch American mathematician and economist, the joint winner with Leonid Kantorovich of the 1975 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic ...
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Adriaen van der Donck
Adriaen Cornelissen van der Donck (c. 1618 – 1655) was a lawyer and landowner in New Netherland after whose honorific Jonkheer the city of Yonkers, New York is named. In addition to bei...
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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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William A. Chanler
William Astor "Willie" Chanler, Sr. (June 11, 1867 – March 4, 1934) was a soldier, explorer, and politician who served as U.S. Representative from New York. He was third son of John Winthrop Chanler (...
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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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Vincent Astor
William Vincent Astor (November 15, 1891 – February 3, 1959) was a businessman and philanthropist and a member of the prominent Astor family.
Called Vincent, he was born in the Fifth Avenue mansio...
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