Theo Thijssen
Theodorus Johannes Thijssen (Amsterdam, 16 June 1879 - Amsterdam, 23 December 1943) was a Dutch writer, teacher and socialist politician.He is best known for the book 'Kees de Jongen'.
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Christiaan Cornelissen
Christiaan Gerardus Cornelissen (30 August 1864-21 January 1942) was a Dutch syndicalist writer, economist, and trade unionist.Cornelissen was the second of five children of Johannes Cornelissen, carp...
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Max Blokzijl
Marius Hugh Louis Wilhelm Blokzijl ([ˈmaːriəs juː lwi ˈʋɪləm ˈblɔksɛiɫ]) or Max Blokzijl; 20 December 1884 – 16 March 1946) was a Dutch singer and journalist. Following the German occupation of the Ne...
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Ya'akov Arnon
Ya'akov Arnon (1913-1995) was a Dutch-born Israeli economist and government official in the 1960s who later became active in the Israeli peace movement.
Born Jacob "Jaap" van Amerongen in Amsterda...
Jan Baars
Joannes Antonius Baars (Amsterdam, 30 June 1903 – Andijk, 22 April 1989) was a leading Dutch fascist during the 1930s.During the 1920s Baars emerged as part of the group associated with De Bezem, a fa...
Raymond Westerling
Raymond Pierre Paul Westerling (31 August 1919 – 26 November 1987), nicknamed the Turk, was a Dutch military officer of the KNIL (Royal Netherlands East Indies Army). He waged a counter-insurgency ope...
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Andrew van der Bijl
Andrew van der Bijl (born 11 May 1928 in Sint Pancras, the Netherlands), known in English-speaking countries as Brother Andrew, is a Christian missionary famous for his exploits smuggling Bibles to co...
Ferdinand Domela Nieuwenhuis
Ferdinand Jacobus Domela Nieuwenhuis (31 December 1846 – 18 November 1919) was the Netherlands' first prominent socialist. He was a Lutheran preacher who, after he lost his faith, started a political ...
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Jan Timman
Jan Timman (born 14 December 1951) is a Dutch chess Grandmaster who was one of the world's leading players from the late 1970s to the early 1990s. At the peak of his career he was considered to be the...
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Rosi Braidotti
Rosi Braidotti (born 28 September 1954) is a contemporary philosopher and feminist theoretician.
Braidotti, who holds Italian and Australian citizenship, was born in Italy and grew up in Australia...
Maarten 't Hart
Maarten 't Hart (born 25 November 1944 in Maassluis) is a Dutch biologist who studied zoology and ethology at the University of Leiden and taught that subject before becoming a full-time writer in the...
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Emanuel Tov
Emanuel Tov (Hebrew: עמנואל טוב‎; born 1941) is Professor in the Department of Bible at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Emanuel Tov was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands during the Germ...
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Carel Gerretson
Doctor Frederik Carel Gerretson (born Kralingen, February 9, 1884 - died Utrecht, October 27, 1958) was a Dutch writer, essayist, historian, and politician.
Gerretson was educated in a public elem...
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Mohammed Bouyeri
Mohammed Bouyeri (Arabic: محمد بويري‎) (born 8 March 1978) is a Dutch–Moroccan Islamist and convicted murderer who is serving a life sentence without parole for the assassination of Dutch fi...
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Arnold Meijer
Arnoldus Jozephus Meijer (5 May 1905 – 17 June 1965) was a Dutch fascist politician. Meijer was born in Haarlemmermeer. Brought up a devout Roman Catholic and educated in a number of seminaries he ...