Ineke van Gent
Wilhelmina (Ineke) van Gent (born June 21, 1957 in Arnhem) is a former Dutch politician. She was a member of the House of Representatives for GreenLeft (GroenLinks) from May 19, 1998 to September 19...
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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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Leon de Winter
Leon de Winter (born 24 February 1954) is a Dutch writer and columnist.
Leon de Winter was born on 24 February 1954 in Den Bosch, in the southern Netherlands. He grew up in an orthodox Jewish fami...
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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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Thomas von der Dunk
Thomas von der Dunk (Soestdijk, 2 July 1961) is a Dutch cultural historian, writer, and columnist who has written for de Volkskrant and HP/De Tijd. A controversial figure, in 2011 Von der Dunk angere...
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Tom Pitstra
Tom Pitstra (born 6 August 1949, Leeuwarden) is a Dutch politician.
Pieter de la Court
Pieter de la Court (1618 – May 28, 1685) was a Dutch economist and businessman, he is the origin of the successful De la Court family. He pioneered modern thinking about the economic importance ...
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Eberhard van der Laan
Eberhard Edzard van der Laan (born June 28, 1955 in Leiden) is a Dutch politician of the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid). He has been the Mayor of Amsterdam since July 7, 2010. Before serving as M...
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Ellen ten Damme
Ellen ten Damme (October 7, 1967) is a Dutch actress, performer, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Ten Damme both sings and acts in three languages (Dutch, English and German), and plays pi...
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Theo van Gogh (film director)
Theodoor "Theo" van Gogh ([ˈteːjoː vɑŋ ˈɣɔx]; 23 July 1957 – 2 November 2004) was a Dutch film director, film producer, columnist, author and actor. Van Gogh worked with the Somali-born...
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Tomas Ross
Tomas Ross (Den Bommel, 16 September 1944) is a Dutch writer who is famous for his historical criminal thrillers.He was born as Willem Pieter Hogendoorn in Den Bommel (Goeree-Overflakkee). He has used...
Harry van Bommel
Henricus (Harry) van Bommel (born June 24, 1962 in Helmond) is a Dutch politician, anti-globalization activist and former educator. As a member of the Socialist Party (Socialistische Partij) he has be...
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Ben Knapen
Hubertus Petrus Maria "Ben" Knapen (born 6 January 1951 in Kaatsheuvel) is a former Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA). He was the State Secretary for Foreign Affairs in the fir...
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Michaël Zeeman
Michaël Zeeman (12 September 1958, Marken - 27 July 2009, Rotterdam) was a prominent Dutch journalist, author, editor, columnist and literary critic. He received the C. Buddingh' Award, given annually...
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Eddy Terstall
Eddy Terstall (Amsterdam, 20 April 1964) is a Dutch movie-director.
Andreas Kinneging
Andreas Antonius Maria Kinneging (February 26, 1962 in Eindhoven) is Professor of Legal Philosophy at the University of Leiden, and a prominent conservative philosopher in the Netherlands.
Kinnegi...
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Karin Spaink
Karin Spaink (born December 20, 1957 in Amsterdam) is a journalist, writer and feminist.Spaink is a free speech advocate and social critic. Some of her battles include:
Spaink was born in Amsterda...
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Farshad Bashir
Farshad Bashir (born January 14, 1988 in Kabul) is a Dutch politician of Afghan descent. As a member of the Socialist Party (Socialistische Partij) he has been an MP since January 15, 2008, succeeding...
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Willem Oltmans
Willem Leonard Oltmans (10 June 1925 – 30 September 2004) was a Dutch investigative journalist and author who did not hesitate to pro-actively intervene in international politics.Due to the highly cri...
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Cisca Dresselhuys
Cisca Dresselhuys (born in Leeuwarden on 21 April 1943) was the first head editor of the Dutch feminist monthly magazine Opzij from 1 November 1981 until 1 April 2008 . Her journalistic career started...
Youp van 't Hek
Joseph Jacobus Maria "Youp" van 't Hek (born 28 February 1954) is a Dutch comedian and a columnist for NRC Handelsblad.
Youp was born and raised in the Gooi, an upper-class region to the southeast...
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Hans Teeuwen
Hans Eduard Marie Teeuwen (born 3 March 1967) is a Dutch comedian, actor and an occasional singer and director. His work has been described as absurdist, apolitical and confrontational.
In the Net...
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Pierre Bokma
Pierre Henri Martin Bokma (born 20 December 1955 in Paris) is an award winning Dutch stage, television and film actor.Pierre Bokma received his professional training at the Maastricht Academy of Drama...
Herman Philipse
Herman Philipse (born 13 May 1951) is a professor of philosophy at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. From 1986 until 2003, he taught at Leiden University, where he obtained his doctorate in 1983...
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