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...
Martyn LeNoble
Martyn LeNoble (Dutch: Martijn LeNoble; born 14 April 1969, Vlaardingen, Netherlands) is a Dutch bassist and founding member of Porno for Pyros.LeNoble started his musical career by playing bass i...
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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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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Ad Bax
Adriaan "Ad" Bax (born 1956) is a molecular Biophysicist. He was born in the Netherlands and is currently a US Citizen. He is the Chief of the Section on Biophysical NMR Spectroscopy at the National I...
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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Hank Liotart
Hank Liotart (born November 15, 1943 in Baarn, Netherlands) is a Dutch-American former soccer player. Liotart played one season in the National Professional Soccer League, eight in the North American...
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...
Joseph Janse
Joseph Janse (August 19, 1909 in Middelburg, Netherlands, – December 18, 1985), was the third child of Jan Pieter and Gertrude (De Voogd) Janse. Arriving in the US at age 6, he attended the Webe...
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Kathryn Erskine
Kathryn Erskine is a Netherlands-born American writer of children's literature. She won the 2010 National Book Award for Young People's Literature for her novel, Mockingbird.
She was born in the N...
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Gart Westerhout
Gart Westerhout (15 June 1927 – 14 October 2012) was a Dutch-American astronomer. Well before completing his university studies at Leiden, he had already become well-established internationally ...
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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...
Theodore J. van den Broek
Theodore J. van den Broek (5 November 1783 – 5 November 1851) was a Dutch Dominican missionary to the United States.
The second child of Abraham van den Broek and Elisabeth de Meijne, he was born ...
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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...
Hans Karl LaRondelle
Hans Karl LaRondelle (born April 18, 1929 – March 7, 2011) was a respected Seventh-day Adventist theologian; a strong proponent of the gospel and salvation by faith alone. In a 1985 questionnaire of N...
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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