Nanno de Groot
Nanno de Groot was born in Northern Holland in 1913. He came to the United States when he was 33 years old. He settled in New York in the late 1940's and spe...
Colonel Tom Parker
Rare interview from Colonel Tom Parker with ABC news Anchorman Ted Koppel. Original airing date : August 15th 1987.
Willem de Kooning
A video tribute to Willem de Kooning (1904 - 1997), the great American painter of abstract expressionism. P.S.: check out my other channel SundroidHD: http...
Mauritz de Haas
Maurits Frederik Hendrik de Haas (December 12, 1832 – November 23, 1895) was a Dutch-American marine painter. His name has been written as Mauritz Frederik de Haas, Maurice F. H. de Haas, Mauric...
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Harry Powers
Harry F. Powers (born Herman Drenth; 1892 – March 18, 1932) — also known as Cornelius O. Pierson and A. R. Weaver — was a convicted serial killer who was hanged in Moundsville, West Virginia, USA...
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Herman Rosse
Hermann Rosse (1 January 1887 – 13 April 1965) was a Dutch-born American art director. He won an Academy Award for Best Art Direction for the film King of Jazz.
He was born in The Hague, Net...
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Tapping
Tapping is a guitar playing technique, where a string is fretted and set into vibration as part of a single motion of being pushed onto the fretboard, as opposed to the standard technique being fret...
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Willem Johan Kolff
Willem Johan "Pim" Kolff (February 14, 1911 – February 11, 2009) was a pioneer of hemodialysis as well as in the field of artificial organs. Willem is a member of the Kolff family, an old D...
Daniel De Leon
Daniel De Leon (December 14, 1852 – May 11, 1914) was an American socialist newspaper editor, politician, Marxist theoretician, and trade union organizer. He is regarded as the forefather of the idea ...
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Bernard Romans
Bernard Romans (bapt. 6 July 1741, Delft - 1784, at sea) was a Dutch-born American navigator, surveyor, cartographer, naturalist, engineer, soldier, promoter, and writer. His best known work, A Concis...
Eddie Van Halen
Edward Lodewijk "Eddie" Van Halen (born January 26, 1955 in Nijmegen) is a Dutch-born American musician, songwriter and producer. He is best known as the lead guitarist, keyboardist and co-founder of...
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Klaas de Boer
Klaas de Boer (born 6 January 1942, Kollum) is a retired U.S. soccer player and coach. He played professionally in the American Soccer League and was the 1977 NSCAA Coach of the Year and 1985 America...
Alexander Mack (Medal of Honor)
Alexander Mack (1834–1907) was a sailor in the United States Navy and a Medal of Honor recipient for his role in the American Civil War.Mack is buried in Saint Patricks Cemetery, Fall River, Massachus...
Ivo Daalder
Ivo H. Daalder (born 1960, The Hague, Netherlands), has served as President of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs since July, 2013. He was the U.S. Permanent Representative on the Council of the No...
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Jack van der Geest
Jack van der Geest (September 17, 1923  – March 5, 2009) was one of only eight people ever to escape from Buchenwald concentration camp. He escaped on March 3, 1943. A copy of his own death certi...
Adriaen Block
Adriaen (Aerjan) Block (c. 1567 – buried April 27, 1627) was a Dutch private trader and navigator who is best known for exploring the coastal and river valley areas between present-day New Jers...
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William H. Machen
William Henry Machen (February 10, 1832 – June 19, 1911), was a painter and teacher.William Henry Machen was born in Arnhem, Holland. He was the oldest son of Augustine Ulysses Machen, a governm...
Jan D. Achenbach
Jan Drewes Achenbach (born 20 August 1935) is a professor emeritus (Walter P. Murphy Professor and Distinguished McCormick School Professor) at Northwestern University. Achenbach was born in the north...
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Anthony A. Hoekema
Anthony Andrew Hoekema (1913, in Drachten – 17 October 1988) was a Calvinist minister and theologian who served as professor of Systematic theology at Calvin Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, for tw...
Bernard Baars
Bernard J. Baars (born 1946, Amsterdam) is a former Senior Fellow in Theoretical Neurobiology at The Neurosciences Institute in La Jolla, CA., and is currently an Affiliated Fellow there. He is best k...
Joop Sanders
Joop Sanders is a painter and founding member of the American Abstract Expressionist group. He is the youngest member of the first generation of the New York School. He exhibited in the legendary "9t...
Fred Peters
Frederick “Fred” Peters was mayor of Murray, Utah, United States, from 1932 to 1934. He was born at Gelderland, Netherlands, and came to Utah at the age of 1. As a young man he worked as a "moler" fo...
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Marinus van Dam
Marinus van Dam (October 24, 1929 – January 6, 1997) was one of the first employees at The Herman Goelitz Candy Company.Marinus van Dam was born in Ooltgensplaat, a township in Oostflakkee, Neth...
Hans Kindler
Johannes Hendrikus Philip "Hans" Kindler (January 8, 1892 – August 30, 1949) was an American cellist and conductor.In 1914, he was offered first cello chair with the Philadelphia Orchestra where ...
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Jetta Goudal
Jetta Goudal (/ˈʒɛtə/; July 12, 1891 – January 14, 1985) was a Dutch-born American actress, successful in Hollywood films of the silent film era.
Goudal was born as Julie Henriette Goudeket ...
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