Famous People From Netherlands
Ronald KoemanRonald Koeman
21 March 1963
Football Manager, Former Player
Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh
30 March 1853
Painter

Arjen RobbenArjen Robben
23 January 1984
Dutch Footballer

Johan CruyffJohan Cruyff
25 April 1947
Former Dutch Footballer & Manager

William III of EnglandWilliam III of England
04 November 1650
King of England

Ruud GullitRuud Gullit
01 September 1962
Former Dutch Footballer
RembrandtRembrandt
15 July 1606
Painter

Frank RijkaardFrank Rijkaard
30 September 1962
Former Dutch Footballer

Hieronymus BoschHieronymus Bosch
1450 AD
Painter
Baruch SpinozaBaruch Spinoza
24 November 1632
Dutch philosopher

Marco van BastenMarco van Basten
31 October 1964
Former Dutch Football Star
Otto FrankOtto Frank
12 May 1889
Father of Anne Frank

Carel StruyckenCarel Struycken
30 July 1948
Actor

Matthijs de LigtMatthijs de Ligt
12 August 1999
Football Player

Gegard MousasiGegard Mousasi
01 August 1985
Mixed Martial Artist

Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
31 January 1956
Programmer
Robert WoldersRobert Wolders
28 September 1936
Actor

Martin GarrixMartin Garrix
14 May 1996
DJ, Record Producer, Musician

M. C. EscherM. C. Escher
17 June 1898
Artist

Piet MondrianPiet Mondrian
07 March 1872
Dutch Painter
Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer
31 October 1632
Painter

Tahith ChongTahith Chong
04 December 1999
Footballer
Antonie van LeeuwenhoekAntonie van Leeuwenhoek
24 October 1632
Scientist

Badr HariBadr Hari
08 December 1984
kickboxer

Phillip CocuPhillip Cocu
29 October 1970
Football Player, Football Manager
William the SilentWilliam the Silent
24 April 1533
Military Leader

Armin van BuurenArmin van Buuren
25 December 1976
DJ

Pier Gerlofs DoniaPier Gerlofs Donia
1480 AD
Pirate

Jan van EyckJan van Eyck
1390 AD
Painter
Christiaan HuygensChristiaan Huygens
14 April 1629
Mathematician

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Willem de KooningWillem de Kooning
24 April 1904
Painter
William II of the NetherlandsWilliam II of the Netherlands
06 December 1792
King

Abel TasmanAbel Tasman
1603 AD
Navigator

William I of the NetherlandsWilliam I of the Netherlands
24 August 1772
First King of the Netherlands

William III of the NetherlandsWilliam III of the Netherlands
19 February 1817
King
Carel FabritiusCarel Fabritius
27 February 1622
Painter
Hendrik LorentzHendrik Lorentz
18 July 1853
Physicist

Jan van RiebeeckJan van Riebeeck
21 April 1619
Dutch Colonial Administrator

Michiel de RuyterMichiel de Ruyter
24 March 1607
Admiral

HardwellHardwell
07 January 1988
DJ
King Willem-AlexanderKing Willem-Alexander
27 April 1967
King of the Netherlands

Desiderius ErasmusDesiderius Erasmus
27 October 1466
Theologian

Lil' KleineLil' Kleine
15 October 1994
Rapper

Nikolaas TinbergenNikolaas Tinbergen
15 April 1907
Ornithologist

Anthony FokkerAnthony Fokker
06 April 1890
Dutch aviation pioneer and an aircraft
Willem EinthovenWillem Einthoven
21 May 1860
Inventor of the first practical ECG

Cornelis DrebbelCornelis Drebbel
1572 AD
Inventor of world’s first navigable submarine
Heike Kamerlingh OnnesHeike Kamerlingh Onnes
21 September 1853
Physicist

Jan SteenJan Steen
1626 AD
Genre Painter

Jan TinbergenJan Tinbergen
12 April 1903
Nobel Prize Winner in Economics
Jelle Van VuchtJelle Van Vucht
14 October 1996
YouTube Star, Gamer

Pieter ZeemanPieter Zeeman
25 May 1865
Discovered the 'Zeeman Effect'
Karel Appel Karel Appel
25 April 1921
Painter, Sculptor, Poet

Fritz ZernikeFrits Zernike
16 July 1888
Physicist

Jacob RoggeveenJacob Roggeveen
01 February 1659
Explorer who discovered Easter Island

Paul J. CrutzenPaul J. Crutzen
03 December 1933
Atmospheric Chemist

Christiaan EijkmanChristiaan Eijkman
11 August 1858
Physician
Aelbert CuypAelbert Cuyp
20 October 1620
Dutch Landscape Painter

Martinus J. G. VeltmanMartinus J. G. Veltman
27 June 1931
Theoretical Physicist

Jacob ObrechtJacob Obrecht
1457 AD
Composer

Simon van der MeerSimon van der Meer
24 November 1925
Physicist
Paulus PotterPaulus Potter
20 November 1625
Painter

Alex van HalenAlex van Halen
08 May 1953
Musician
SharkySharky
31 December 1995
Youtuber

Enzo KnolEnzo Knol
08 June 1993
YouTuber

Willebrord SnellWillebrord Snell
13 June 1580
Astronomer & Mathematician
Johannes Diderik van der WaalsJohannes van der Waals
23 November 1837
Theoretical Physicist

Edward Lodewijk Van HalenEdward Lodewijk Van Halen
26 January 1955
American-Dutch musician
Tjalling C. KoopmansTjalling C. Koopmans
28 August 1910
Mathematician

Daan CreyghtonDaan Creyghton
21 September 2002
Actor

Jordi Van den BusscheJordi Van den Bussche
01 June 1995
YouTuber
Twan KuyperTwan Kuyper
19 February 1995
YouTuber

Gerard ’t HooftGerard ’t Hooft
05 July 1946
Physicist
Max VerstappenMax Verstappen
30 September 1997
Racing driver

Marwan KenzariMarwan Kenzari
16 January 1983
Actor

Robin van PersieRobin van Persie
06 August 1983
Association football player

Memphis DepayMemphis Depay
13 February 1994
Footballer
Willem-Alexander of the NetherlandsWillem-Alexander of the Netherlands
27 April 1967
King
Rutger HauerRutger Hauer
23 January 1944
Actor

Ruud van NistelrooyRuud van Nistelrooy
01 July 1976
Association football player

Wim HofWim Hof
20 April 1959
Athlete

Paul VerhoevenPaul Verhoeven
18 July 1938
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer
Joran van der SlootJoran van der Sloot
06 August 1987
Criminal

Dennis BergkampDennis Bergkamp
10 May 1969
Association football player

Wesley SneijderWesley Sneijder
09 June 1984
Football player

Edwin van der SarEdwin van der Sar
29 October 1970
Association football player

Patrick KluivertPatrick Kluivert
01 July 1976
Association football player, Association football
TacoTaco
21 July 1955
singer, actor

Louis van GaalLouis van Gaal
08 August 1951
Association football player, Association football
Mark RutteMark Rutte
14 February 1967
Politician, Historian, Teacher, Pianist

Jaap StamJaap Stam
17 July 1972
Association football player, Association football
Colonel Tom ParkerColonel Tom Parker
26 June 1909
Talent Manager
André RieuAndré Rieu
01 October 1949
Conductor, Composer