Gerard van Velsen
Gerard (or Geeraerd) van Velsen (died 1296, at Leiden) was lord of Beverwijk, Noordwijk and Velsen.He was the son of Albrecht van Velsen and Hildegonde.Gerard was married to Machteld van Woerden, a si...
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Richard Klinkhamer
Richard Klinkhamer (born 15 March 1937) is a Dutch writer. In 2000 he was sentenced to six years in prison for manslaughter after killing his wife and hiding her body.
In 1991 Klinkhamer's wife, H...
Nicholas van Hoorn
Nicholas van Hoorn (Vlissingen c. 1635 – buried 24 June 1683, Isla Mujeres) was a merchant sailor, privateer and pirate. He was born in the Netherlands and died near Veracruz after being wounded on th...
Kempi
Jerrely Slijger (born June 18, 1986), known by his stage name Kempi, is a Dutch rapper of Antillean descent.From 2006 to 2012, Kempi was signed at Dutch label TopNotch. He released two studio albums, ...
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Dirk Chivers
Dirk Chivers was a Dutch pirate active in the Red Sea and Indian Ocean during the 1690s.
Dirk Chivers is first recorded as a crew member of the Portsmouth Adventure, a privateering ship bound for ...
Jacomina de Witte
Jacomina de Witte (1582, The Hague – 1661, Zierikzee?) was the central figure in a famous corruption case in the Netherlands in 1649.Daughter of mayor Jacob de Witte and Jacomina Weijtsen. Since 1617 ...
Theo van Wijngaarden
Theo van Wijngaarden (27 February 1874, Rotterdam – 4 November 1952, Voorburg) was a Dutch art forger.Van Wijngaarden was born in Rotterdam and later lived in The Hague.Associated often with fellow ar...
Gabriel Brühl
Gabriel Brühl (died 1743) was a well-known robber in the then Duchy of Limburg, whose criminal career started in the 1720s and ended with his being hanged in 1743.Brühl was a remote ancestor of the Be...
Jan Plas
Jan Plas (1945-2010) was a Dutch former professional kickboxer, trainer and founder of the Mejiro Gym in Amsterdam. He is considered to be the father of kickboxing in The Netherlands. Plas began his c...
Willem Holleeder
Willem Frederik Holleeder (born 29 May 1958) is a Dutch criminal. In 2007 he was sentenced to nine years in prison for several counts of extortion, including the extortion of Willem Endstra, who was m...
Jan Erasmus Reyning
Jan Erasmus Reyning (1640–1697) was a Dutch pirate, privateer and naval officer.Jan Erasmus Reyning was born in Flushing in 1640 as the son of a Danish mariner and a Zeeland woman. As a boy, he went t...
The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp
The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is a 1632 oil painting on canvas by Rembrandt housed in the Mauritshuis museum in The Hague, the Netherlands. Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is pictured explaining the muscu...
John Mieremet
Johannes (John/Johnny) Mieremet (10 May 1960 – 2 November 2005) was a Dutch underworld figure associated with the Willem Endstra extortion and assassination. Mieremet's former lawyer Evert Hingst was ...
Klaas Annink
Klaas Annink (June 18, 1710 – September 13, 1775), better known as Huttenkloas, was a notorious Dutch serial killer in Twente, Netherlands. Records of his life frequently mention that he was born in B...
Hans Gruyters
Hans Gruyters (1925?–1980) was a Dutch criminal. In the 1950s, he was a car salesman in Noord-Brabant, Netherlands. His nickname was the Black Rider, because he once appeared completely dressed in bla...
Johannes van Damme
Johannes van Damme (1 June 1935 – 23 September 1994) was a Dutch engineer executed by hanging in Singapore for smuggling heroin. He was the first European and Westerner to be executed in Singapore sin...
Ronald Pieper
Ronald Pieper (1978) is a convicted Dutch murderer.In 1994 he killed the Dutch air hostess Christel Ambrosius. After fleeing the scene, two other suspects were arrested by the police. Although innocen...
Roche Braziliano
Roche Braziliano (sometimes spelled Rock, Roch, Roc, Roque, Brazilliano, or Brasiliano) (c. 1630 – disappeared c. 1671) was a Dutch pirate born in the town of Groningen. His pirate career lasted from ...
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Guus Kouwenhoven
Guus Kouwenhoven (born September 15, 1942, Rotterdam) is a Dutch businessman who worked in Liberia during the presidency of Charles Taylor.
The United Nations issued an order in 2001 banning him f...
David Marteen
David Marteen (fl. 1663-1665) was a Dutch privateer based in Tortuga during the mid-17th century, known primarily as the sole non-English Captain who participated in the raids against Spanish strongho...