List of Prime Ministers of the Netherlands
The following is a list of Prime Ministers of the Netherlands since the inception of that office as a result of a revision of the Constitution in 1848. The Prime Minister is the Chairman of the Counci...
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Johan Rudolph Thorbecke
Johan Rudolph Thorbecke (14 January 1798 – 4 June 1872) was a Dutch politician and statesman of Liberal signature, one of the most important Dutch politicians of the 19th century.In 1848 he virtually ...
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Barend Biesheuvel
Barend Willem Biesheuvel (April 5, 1920 – April 29, 2001) was a Dutch politician of the defunct Anti Revolutionary Party (ARP) now merged into the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA). He served as Prime...
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Dries van Agt
Andreas Antonius Maria "Dries" van Agt ([ˈdris fɑn ˈɑxt]; born 2 February 1931) is a retired Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA). He served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands f...
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Pieter Philip van Bosse
Mr. Pieter Philip van Bosse (16 December 1809, in Amsterdam – 21 February 1879, in The Hague) was a Dutch politician. He was Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 4 June 1868 to 4 January 1871...
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Æneas Mackay
Æneas, Baron Mackay Jr. (29 November 1838 – 13 November 1909) was a prime minister of the Netherlands. He was a member of the Anti-Revolutionary Party.
Mackay was born in Nijmegen in 1839 into a f...
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Maria Liberia Peters
Maria Liberia Peters (born May 20, 1941) was the Prime Minister of the Netherlands Antilles from 1984 to 1986 and from 1988 to 1994.Born Maria Peters in Willemstad, Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles, she ...
List of Prime Ministers of the Netherlands by age
This is a list of Prime Ministers of the Netherlands by longevity, age at ascension and age at leaving office.
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Emily de Jongh-Elhage
Emily Saïdy de Jongh-Elhage (born December 7, 1946) was the last Prime Minister of the Netherlands Antilles from 26 March 2006 until their dissolution on 10 October 2010. She was also leader of the Pa...
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Theo Heemskerk
Theodorus "Theo" Heemskerk (20 July 1852, in Amsterdam – 12 June 1932, in Utrecht), son of Jan Heemskerk, was a Dutch politician in the party ARP. From 1908 to 1913 Heemskerk was minister of the Inter...
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Etienne Ys
Etienne Nestor Ys (born 26 February 1962) is a Netherlands Antilles politician. Ys was born in Curaçao. He has served as Prime Minister on two occasions - from 3 June 2002 to 22 July 2003 and from 3 ...
Juancho Evertsz
Juancho Evertsz (March 8, 1923 Curaçao – April 30, 2008 Curaçao), whose full name was Juan Miguel Gregorio Evertsz, was a Dutch Antillean politician who served as the Prime Minister of the Nethe...
Moises Frumencio da Costa Gomez
Dr. Moises Frumencio da Costa Gomez (1907–1966) was the first Prime Minister of the Netherlands Antilles. Da Costa Gomez, a lawyer by training, was a member of the Roman Catholic Party before founding...
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Wim Schermerhorn
Willem "Wim" Schermerhorn (17 December 1894 – 10 March 1977) was a Dutch politician of the Labour Party (PvdA). He served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 1945 until 1946. He was the fi...
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Pieter Cort van der Linden
Pieter Wilhelm Adrianus Cort van der Linden (14 May 1846 – 15 July 1935) was a Dutch politician. He served as prime minister of the Netherlands between 1913 and 1918.He was the last prime minist...
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Julius van Zuylen van Nijevelt
Julius Philip Jacob Adriaan, count van Zuylen van Nijevelt (19 August 1819, in Dommeldange – 1 July 1894, in The Hague) was a Dutch politician.Van Zuylen van Nijevelt served as Prime Minister of...
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Jan Heemskerk
Jan Heemskerk Abrahamszoon ([jɑn ˈɦeːmskɛrk ˈaːbraːɦɑmsˌzoːn]; 30 July 1818 – 9 October 1897) was a Dutch politician who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 1874 to 1877, and again ...
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Joop den Uyl
Johannes Marten den Uijl, known as Joop den Uyl ([ˈjoːp dɛn ˈœy̯l]; 9 August 1919 – 24 December 1987) was a Dutch politician of the Labour Party (PvdA). He served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands ...
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Joop Bakker
Johannes Age "Joop" Bakker (politicus) (27 May 1921, Bolsward – 3 October 2003, Wassenaar) was a Dutch politician.
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Historical rankings of Prime Ministers of the Netherlands

In 2013 newspaper NRC Handelsblad conducted two opinion polls, one with fifty experts and one with their readers. The polls asked respondents to give their opinion on who was the best Prime Minis...
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Hendrikus Colijn
Hendrikus (Hendrik) Colijn (22 June 1869 – 18 September 1944) was a Dutch soldier, businessman and politician who was Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 1925 to 1926 and again from 1933 to 1939.
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Els Borst
Else "Els" Borst-Eilers (22 March 1932 – 8 February 2014) was a Dutch politician of the Democrats 66 (D66) party. She served as Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport from 22 August 1994 until 22 July ...
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Abraham Kuyper
Abraham Kuijper /ˈkaɪpər/ (29 October 1837 – 8 November 1920), generally known as Abraham Kuyper, was a Dutch journalist, statesman and Neo-Calvinist theologian. He was a master organizer. He founded...
Theo de Meester
Theodoor Herman "Theo" de Meester (16 December 1851, in Harderwijk – 27 December 1919, in The Hague) (union-liberal) was Prime Minister of the Netherlands and Finance Minister from 1905 to 1908....
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Ruud Lubbers
Rudolphus Franciscus Marie "Ruud" Lubbers ([ˈryt ˈlʏbərs]; born 7 May 1939) is a retired Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA). He served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from ...
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Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy
Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy (13 April 1885 – 7 September 1961) was a Dutch politician of the Anti Revolutionary Party (ARP). He served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 3 September 1940 until 24 ...
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Joan Röell
Jonkheer Joan Röell (21 July 1844 in Haarlem – 13 July 1914 in The Hague) was a Dutch nobleman, lawyer, politician and statesman. He was a member of a prominent Dutch noble family which produced...
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Jacob van Zuylen van Nijevelt
Jacob Pieter Pompejus, Baron van Zuylen van Nijevelt (29 June 1816 – 4 November 1890) was a Dutch politician who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands in 1861.
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