Famous People Born In Rotterdam

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Robin van Persie
(Regarded as One of the Best Football Strikers of His Generation)
Robin van Persie
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 6, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 2 
Georginio Wijnaldum
(Dutch Football Midfielder)
Georginio Wijnaldum
12
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 3 
Victor Ortiz
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 31, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 4 
Edsger W. Dijkstra
(Dutch Mathematician and Computer Scientist Best Known for His Shortest-Path Algorithm in Graph Theory)
Edsger W. Dijkstra
2
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: May 11, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: August 6, 2002
 5 
Robert Wolders
(Dutch Television Actor Best Known for His TV Series 'Laredo')
Robert Wolders
2
Birthdate: September 28, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 12, 2018
 6 
Tyrell Malacia
(Footballer left back)
Tyrell Malacia
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 17, 1999
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 7 
Semmy Schilt
(Dutch Former Kickboxer and Mixed Martial Artist)
Semmy Schilt
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 27, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)
 8 
Denzel Dumfries
(Football player - Right-back, wing-back)
Denzel Dumfries
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 18, 1996
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 9 
Desiderius Erasmus
(Dutch Philosopher and Catholic Theologian Who is Considered One of the Greatest Scholars of the Northern Renaissance)
Desiderius Erasmus
11
Birthdate: October 28, 1466
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: July 12, 1536
James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 9, 1649
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: July 15, 1685
 11 
Cuco Martina
(Footballer centre-back or defensive midfielder)
Cuco Martina
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 25, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 12 
Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff
(Dutch Physical Chemist Known for Work on Rates of Chemical Reaction, Chemical Equilibrium, and Osmotic Pressure)
Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 30, 1852
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: March 1, 1911
 13 
Hannah Hoekstra
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Birthdate: August 2, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
 14 
Willem de Kooning
(Dutch-Born American Abstract Expressionist Artist)
Willem de Kooning
4
Birthdate: April 24, 1904
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: March 19, 1997
 15 
Rem Koolhaas
(Architect)
Rem Koolhaas
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: November 17, 1944
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 16 
Jordan Larsson
(Footballer forward)
Jordan Larsson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 20, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 17 
Zakaria Aboukhlal
(Footballer forward)
Zakaria Aboukhlal
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 18, 2000
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 18 
Crysencio Summerville
(Footballer Winger)
Crysencio Summerville
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 30, 2001
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 19 
Rajiv van La Parra
(Dutch Footballer Who Plays as a Winger or Striker)
Rajiv van La Parra
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 4, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 20 
Willy van de Kerkhof
(Association football player)
Willy van de Kerkhof
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 16, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
 21 
Ferry Corsten
(Disc Jockey, Record Producer)
Ferry Corsten
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 4, 1973
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 22 
Giovanni van Bronckhorst
(Former Dutch Footballer Who Played as a Midfielder and Defender)
Giovanni van Bronckhorst
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 5, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 23 
Royston Drenthe
(Dutch Football Left Winger and Left-Back)
Royston Drenthe
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 8, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 24 
Davina Michelle
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 12, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 25 
Jeffrey Bruma
(Footballer Centre Back)
Jeffrey Bruma
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 13, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 26 
Ruud Lubbers
(Economist, Politician, Diplomat, Entrepreneur, University teacher)
Ruud Lubbers
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 7, 1939
Sun Sign: Taurus
 27 
Robert Doornbos
(Racing driver)
Robert Doornbos
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 23, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
 28 
Jetro Willems
(Dutch Footballer Who Plays as a Defender)
Jetro Willems
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 30, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 29 
Antonia Brico
(Dutch Conductor and Pianist)
Antonia Brico
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 26, 1902
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: August 3, 1989
 30 
Iepe Rubingh
(Artist)
Iepe Rubingh
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Birthdate: August 17, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: May 8, 2020
 31 
Winston Bogarde
(Retired Footballer central defender)
Winston Bogarde
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 22, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 32 
Grinling Gibbons
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Birthdate: April 4, 1648
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: August 3, 1721
 33 
Patricia Paay
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 7, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
 34 
Garry Rodrigues
(Footballer winger position)
Garry Rodrigues
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 27, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 35 
Richard Krajicek
(Retired Tennis player who ranked as the World No. 4 tennis player who became the first from the Netherlands to win Wimbledon)
Richard Krajicek
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 6, 1971
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 36 
Pieter de Hooch
(Dutch painter)
Pieter de Hooch
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Birthdate: December 20, 1629
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: March 24, 1684
 37 
Halil Dervişoğlu
(Footballer Forwarder)
Halil Dervişoğlu
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 8, 1999
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 38 
Kees van Dongen
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Birthdate: January 26, 1877
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: May 28, 1968
 39 
Ancilla van de Leest
(Politician, Fetish model)
Ancilla van de Leest
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 40 
L. E. J. Brouwer
(One of the Greatest Mathematicians of the 20th Century and Founder of Modern Topology)
L. E. J. Brouwer
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 27, 1881
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 2, 1966
 41 
Piet Pieterszoon Hein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 25, 1577
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: June 18, 1629
 42 
Ismael Londt
(Kickboxer)
Ismael Londt
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 43 
Uli Stielike
(Football player)
Uli Stielike
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 15, 1954
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 44 
Andre van Duin
(Comedian)
Andre van Duin
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Birthdate: February 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
 45 
Fatima Moreira de Melo
(Field hockey player)
Fatima Moreira de Melo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 4, 1978
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 46 
Henk Sneevliet
(Politician)
Henk Sneevliet
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: May 13, 1883
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: April 13, 1942
 47 
Bernard Mandeville
(Dutch Philosopher, Political Economist and Satirist)
Bernard Mandeville
1
Birthdate: November 15, 1670
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: January 21, 1733
 48 
Nelson Freitas
(Singer and music producer who first rose to fame as a member of the four piece boy band Quatro)
Nelson Freitas
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 4, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
 49 
Martin van Creveld
(Military historian, Historian, Writer, University teacher)
Martin van Creveld
1
Birthdate: March 5, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
 50 
Hendrik Willem van Loon
(Writer, Historian, Journalist, Children's writer)
Hendrik Willem van Loon
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Birthdate: January 14, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: March 11, 1944