W. R. van Hoëvell
Wolter Robert van Hoëvell (14 July 1812 – 10 February 1879) was a Dutch minister, politician, reformer, and writer. Born into nobility and trained in the Dutch Reformed Church, he worked for elev...
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Henk G. Sol
Henk Gerard Sol (born August 11, 1951 in Borger (Netherlands)) is a Dutch organizational theorist and Professor of Business Engineering and ICT at Groningen University. His research focuses on the dev...
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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Kars Veling
Kars Veling (born June 30, 1948 in Groningen) is rector of the Johan de Witt College in The Hague and former politician for the GPV and Christen Unie in the Dutch parliament.
Veling followed the H...
Bruno Bruins
Bruno Johannes Bruins (born 10 July 1963 in Arnhem) is a retired Dutch politician of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD). He was the State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science i...
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Frederik van Rappard
Willem Louis Frederik Christiaan (Frederik) ridder van Rappard (3 May 1798, Arnhem – 9 June 1862, Laren) was a Dutch politician.
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Jan Woltjer
Jan Woltjer (4 February 1849, Groningen – 28 July 1917, Amsterdam) was a professor of Classical languages and literature at the VU University in Amsterdam.Woltjer, the son of a baker, started hi...
Thea de Roos-van Rooden
Th.C.M. (Thea) de Roos-van Rooden (born May 27, 1949 in Hillegom) is a Dutch historian and politician for the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid).
She studied history at the University of Groning...
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Jorrit Kamminga
Jorrit Kamminga (born 8 November 1976) is the Director of Policy Research at The International Council on Security and Development (ICOS). ICOS is an international security and development think tank ...
Frouwke Laning-Boersema
Frouwke Laning-Boersema (5 July 1937 – 10 January 2014) was a Dutch politician, she was a member of the House of Representatives from 1982 until 1994 for the Christian Democratic Appeal. Within her pa...
Johann Heinrich Alting
Johann Heinrich Alting (1583 – 1644), German divine, was born at Emden, where his father, Menso Alting (1541–1612), was minister.Johann studied with great success at the University of Groningen and th...
Hans Oskamp
Hans Pieter Atze Oskamp (12 December 1936, Haren - 15 July 1990, Madeira) was a Dutch politician and linguist.
Petrus Hofstede de Groot
Petrus Hofstede de Groot (8 October 1802 - 5 December 1886), Dutch theologian, was born at Leer in East Friesland, and was educated at the Gymnasium and University of Groningen.For three years (1826-1...
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Malik Azmani
Malik Azmani (born January 20, 1976 in Heerenveen) is a Dutch politician and former lawyer and civil servant of partly Moroccan descent. As a member of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (Vo...
Bert Meijer
Egbert (Bert) W. Meijer (born 1955 in Groningen) is a distinguished Dutch professor of Chemistry in the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). He is active in the fields of supramolecular chemistr...
Jan Zaanen
Jan Zaanen (born 17 April 1957, Leiden) is Professor of Theoretical Physics at Leiden University, The Netherlands. He is best known for his contributions to the understanding of the quantum physics of...
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Pim Fortuyn
Wilhelmus Simon Petrus Fortuijn, known as Pim Fortuyn ([ˈpɪm fɔrˈtœyn]; 19 February 1948 – 6 May 2002), was a Dutch politician, civil servant, sociologist, author and professor who formed his own...
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Peter Hofstee
Harm Peter Hofstee was born in the Netherlands and received his Doctorandus in theoretical physics from the University of Groningen, The Netherlands, in 1988. In 1994 he earned his PhD from Caltech; a...
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Aldert van der Ziel
Prof. Dr. Aldert van der Ziel, (12 December 1910, Zandeweer - 20 January 1991, Minneapolis), was a Dutch physicist who studied electronic noise processes in materials such as semiconductors and metals...
Paul de Krom
Paul de Krom (born 10 February 1963) is a Dutch politician of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD). He served as the State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment in the Cabinet Rutt...
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Heike Kamerlingh Onnes
Heike Kamerlingh Onnes ([ˈɔnəs]; 21 September 1853 – 21 February 1926) was a Dutch physicist and Nobel laureate. He exploited the Hampson-Linde cycle to investigate how materials behave when cooled to...
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Hendrik Nienhuis
Hendrik Nienhuis (12 February 1790, Ten Boer – 28 November 1862, Groningen) was a Dutch legal scholar, rector of the University of Groningen in 1829-30 and 1844–45, and a conservative member of ...
Granville Elliott
Major-General Granville Elliott (7 October 1713 – 10 October 1759), (General, Graf Eliot von Port-Eliot, Comte de Morhange) was a British military officer. He served with distinction in several...
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