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...
Anthony Van Egmond
Anthony Van Egmond, born Antonij Jacobi Willem Gijben (10 March 1778 Groesbeek in Dutch Republic – 5 January 1838 in Toronto, Upper Canada) before coming to North America, was purportedly a Dutch Napo...
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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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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...
George Fles
George Fles (1908–1939) was a Dutch translator with a strong communist conviction. He fell victim to Stalin's repressions.George was born in 1908 in Amsterdam, as the youngest son of Louis Fles and Ce...
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Ernest Douwes Dekker
Ernest François Eugène Douwes Dekker (8 October 1879 – 28 August 1950) was an Indonesian freedom fighter and politician of Indo descent. He was related to the famous Dutch writer, Multatuli, whose rea...
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Johan van Banchem
Johan van Banchem (1615 - 4 October 1694 (buried)) was one of the leaders of the lynching of Johan de Witt and Cornelis de Witt on August 20, 1672. He was rewarded for this crime with an appointment a...
Maria Swanenburg
Maria Catherina Swanenburg (9 September 1839 in Leiden – 11 April 1915 in Gorinchem) was a Dutch serial killer, who murdered at least 27, and was suspected of killing more than 90 people.Swanenb...
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Herbertus Bikker
Herbertus Bikker (born 15 July 1915 in Wijngaarden, Netherlands – died 1 November 2008 in Haspe, Germany), also known as The Butcher of Ommen, was a Dutch war criminal. He was a member of the Waffen-S...
August Kop
August Johannes Kop (May 5, 1904 in Purmerend – April 30, 1945 in Pekanbaru, Sumatra, Dutch East Indies) was a Dutch field hockey player who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics.He was a member of the...
Adriaan Koerbagh
Adriaan Koerbagh (1633, Amsterdam – 1669, Amsterdam) was a Dutch scholar and writer best known as a critic of religion and conventional morality.
Adriaan Koerbagh studied at the universities of Ut...
Bram van der Stok
Bram van der Stok, MBE (30 October 1915 – 8 February 1993), also known as Bob van der Stok, was a World War II fighter-pilot, and is the most decorated aviator in Dutch history. He was one of the thre...
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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...
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...
Jason Walters
Jason Walters or Jamal (born 6 March 1985) is a Dutch citizen who was sentenced to fifteen years in prison on Islamic terrorism charges.
Jason Walters was born on 6 March 1985 to an American soldi...
Hans Larive
Etienne Henri "Hans" Larive, MWO, DSC and bar, (23 September 1915 – 28 December 1984) was a Dutch naval officer during World War II. He escaped from the prisoner of war camp Oflag IV-C at Colditz Cast...
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Joran van der Sloot
Joran Andreas Petrus van der Sloot ([ˈjɔːrɑn vɑn dεr ˈsloːt]; born 6 August 1987) is a Dutch citizen, a convicted murderer of a Peruvian woman, and was the primary suspect in the unsolved murder of an...
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Rachid Belkacem
Rachid Belkacem (1973 - July 5, 2006) was a Dutch national, and a suspected member of the terrorist organisation Hofstad Network. He was never convicted in court. His nickname was Abu Fadel, he was a ...
Heinrich Boere
Heinrich Boere (27 September 1921 – 1 December 2013) was a convicted German-Dutch war criminal and former member of the Waffen-SS. He was on the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of most wanted Nazi war ...
Frans van Anraat
Frans Cornelis Adrianus van Anraat (born August 9, 1942 in Den Helder) is a Dutch businessman who sold raw materials for the production of chemical weapons to Iraq during the reign of Saddam Hussein.<...
Murder of Joanna Yeates
Joanna Clare Yeates (19 April 1985 – 17 December 2010) was a landscape architect from Hampshire, England, who went missing on 17 December 2010 in Bristol after an evening out with colleagues. Fol...
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