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Holland - Notable Historical Events

books of HobbesJul 19, 1674

NapoleonAug 17, 1808

John Philip HollandMay 17, 1897

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Holland - Historical Events
Date Event
1091-06-17

Floris II de Vette becomes earl of Holland

1121-03-02

Dirk VI becomes count of Holland

1163-12-21

Hurricane hits villages in Holland/Friesland, causing floods

1247-10-03

Willem II of Holland elected Roman Catholic German emperor

1248-11-01

Earl Willem II of Holland crowned as RC German emperor

1301-07-04

Battle at Breukelen: Holland vs Lichtenberg

1304-09-11

Willem III becomes earl of Holland

1346-01-15

Emperor Louis IV of Bavaria gives his wife Margaretha, Holland/Zealand

1349-01-05

Margaretha of Bavaria names her son Willem V earl of Holland/Zealand

1417-05-31

Jacoba van Bavarian becomes countess of Holland/Zealand/Henegouwen

1425-07-19

Duke John VI of Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good

1441-08-23

Holland & Hanzesteden sign cease fire treaty

1451-09-21

Cardinal Nicholas of Cusa orders Jews of Holland to wear a badge

1540-03-19

Court of Holland names Amsterdam sheriff John Hubrechtsz a "heretic"

1544-01-30

Adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland

1559-08-09

Willem of Orange becomes viceroy of Holland/Zealand/Utrecht

1570-11-01

All Saints Flood, tidal wave in the North Sea devastates the coast from Holland to Jutland; killing more than 1,000 people.

1572-07-18

Willem of Orange recognized as viceroy of Holland/Friesland/Utrecht

1573-07-16

Alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland

1581-07-24

States of Holland/Zealand recognized by Willem van Orange

1583-01-01

1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders

1583-01-12

Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583)

1593-12-15

State of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft

1625-05-01

Prince Frederik Henry appointed viceroy of Holland

1625-06-02

Prince Frederik Henry sworn in as viceroy of Holland/Zealand

1638-08-09

Jonas Bronck of Holland becomes 1st European settler in Bronx

1647-05-23

Willem II sworn in as viceroy of Holland

1653-07-30

Johan de Witt sworn in as pension advisor of Holland

1661-08-06

The Treaty of The Hague is signed whereby the Dutch Republic sells New Holland (Brazil) for 63 tonnes of gold

1667-08-05

State of Holland obtain Eternal Edict

1672-07-04

States of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void

1672-07-09

Prince Willem III inaugurated as viceroy of Holland/Zealand

1674-07-19

Court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer

1682-10-19

English Lord Shaftesbury flees to Holland

1683-12-25

English Whig leader Duke of Monmouth flees to Holland

1689-05-27

Anthonie Heinsius succeeds G Fagel as pension advisor of Holland

1730-07-21

States of Holland put death penalty on "sodomy"

1732-02-20

Estates of Holland ratifies Treaty of Vienna

1735-11-30

States of Holland forbid Free Masonry

1747-05-03

Willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht

1749-07-21

Pieter Steyn becomes pension advisor of Holland

1780-12-20

Britain declares war on Holland

1784-06-16

Holland forbids orange clothes

1799-08-27

British invasion army lands in North-Holland

1806-06-05

Batavian Republic becomes Kingdom of Holland

1808-08-17

Napoleon asks King Louis for Holland brigade towards Spain

1808-10-31

Holland Brigade battle at Durango, Spain

1809-01-01

Holland Brigade under brig gen Chasse reaches Madrid

1810-07-09

Napoleon annexes the Kingdom of Holland as part of the First French Empire.

1823-11-12

Great North Holland Canal (Amsterdam) opens

1824-12-16

Great North Holland Canal opens

1891-05-15

Operations begin at Philips & Co in Holland

1897-05-17

The first successful submarine that can run submerged for any considerable distance and combines electric and gasoline engines is launched in the USA by its designer John Philip Holland

1898-03-17

John Philip Holland achieves successful test runs of the first modern submarine off Staten Island

1900-04-11

The first modern submarine designed and built by John Philip Holland is purchased by the U.S. Navy

1900-10-12

The first modern submarine is commissioned by the U.S.Navy as the USS Holland, named for its designer John Philip Holland

1903-04-06

In Holland, railroad and dock workers go out on strike, but the government passes anti-strike bills, calls out troops, and promptly ends the strike on the 13th April

1905-05-22

Royal Academy in Delft Holland becomes Technical High School

1905-07-03

Kuyper government forms in Holland

1907-02-21

SS Berlin sinks off Hoek van Holland Neth (142 dead)

1908-02-11

Heemskerk's government begins in Holland

1917-09-03

Utrecht soccer team Holland forms

1917-12-23

3 British warships come close to Holland

1918-11-17

Social Democratic Party becomes Communistc Party Holland: CPH

1920-10-12

Construction begins on Holland Tunnel connecting NJ & NYC

1924-04-16

Child labor laws strengthened in Holland

1925-05-11

Communist Party of Holland splits

1926-01-06

Kees Boeke opens 1st comprehensive school in Holland

1927-11-12

1st underwater tunnel, Holland Tunnel connecting NY to NJ opens

1927-11-13

NY-NJ Holland Tunnel, 1st twin-tube underwater auto tunnel, opens

1931-03-21

KRO-broadcast studio initiated in Hilversum Holland

1932-02-12

Communist Party of Holland forms Unemployed Combat Committees

1938-07-13

Kroller-Muller museum opens in Holland

1940-06-01

Coffee & tea rationed in Holland

1940-06-15

Bread & flour rationed in Holland

1940-06-17

Germany occupiers ration bread in Holland

1941-03-14

Nazi occupiers of Holland forbid Jewish owned companies

1941-04-19

Milk rationed in Holland

1941-04-26

Potatoes rationed in Holland

1941-05-19

Germany occupiers in Holland forbid bicycle taxis

1941-07-09

Dutch-American Physicist Abraham Pais is awarded his Ph.D. in Holland five days before a Nazi deadline banning Jews from receiving degrees

1941-07-14

Jam rationed in Holland

1941-12-15

Gas/electrical use restricted in Holland

1942-04-10

Cigarettes & candy rationed in Holland

1942-07-16

Jews transported from Holland to extermination camp

1942-12-31

Potatoes rationed in Holland

1943-04-27

Lou Jansen & Jan Dieters arrested, lead illegal CPN party in Holland

1943-08-08

Vegetables & fruit rationed in Holland

1943-11-03

P-47D Thunderbolt shot down above North Holland

1944-12-14

German occupiers forbid use of electricity in parts of Holland

1945-04-10

General Blaskowitz becomes nazi leader of "Fort Holland"

1945-04-29

1st food drop by RAF above Nazi-occupied Holland (operation Manna)

1949-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Bill Holland wins in 4:07:15.939 (195.257 km/h)

1956-11-06

Holland & Spain withdraw from Olympics in protest against Soviets in Hungary

1962-12-08

Funeral for Queen Wilhelmina of Holland (New Kerk, Delft)

1967-08-14

Radio Scotland & Radio Swinging Holland go off the air

1968-05-03

Holland Pirate Radio Station VRON becomes Radio Veronica Intl

1969-05-23

Lauwerszee Dike in Holland closes

1971-12-18

US dollar devalued 7.9% in Holland ($1=Ÿ3,245)

1973-08-19

Pirate World Music Radio (Holland) closes down after 10 years

1977-06-11

Dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland

1978-06-25

Argentina beats Holland 3-1 in soccer's 11th World Cup at Buenos Aires

1980-08-16

Jools Holland quits Squeeze

1984-11-23

Test Cricket debut of David Boon age 23 & Bob Holland age 38 (v WI)

1984-12-02

Bob Holland takes 9-83 for NSW against South Australia, SCG

1985-01-02

Australia beat WI by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wkts

1986-01-06

Last day in Test cricket for Bob Holland

1986-06-22

Pirate Radio Euro Weekend (Holland) begins transmitting

1989-02-27

German war criminals Aus der Funten/Fischer, freed in Holland

1989-05-23

Angela Visser, 22, of Holland, crowned 38th Miss Universe

1993-06-24

Arab terrorist group planning bombing of Holland and Lincoln Tunnels caught

1995-06-27

Holland's debut in English domestic comp (v Northants, NatWest)

1996-06-16

1st competitive game played on turf in Holland (in third grade)

1996-09-14

Tara Dawn Holland (Kansas), 23, crowned 70th Miss America 1997

2000-09-12

Holland (the Netherlands) passes law allowing same-gender marriage, adoption and divorce.

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Holland - Notable Birthdays

ErasmusOct 28, 1466

Jan VermeerOct 31, 1632

John Philip HollandFeb 29, 1840

Holland - Birthdays
Date Event
1210-08-24

Floris IV, Count of Holland

1336-07-25

Albert, Count of Holland (d. 1404)

1395-03-18

John Holland, 2nd Duke of Exeter, English military leader (d. 1447)

1410-04-27

John Van Lannoy, Flemish governor of Holland/Zealand/West Frisia

1438-04-03

John III van Egmont, [Manke John], viceroy of Holland

1466-10-28

Desiderius Erasmus, Holland, humanist and theologian (The Praise of Folly), (d. 1536)

1483-01-12

Count Henry III of Nassau-Breda, Stadholder of Holland and Zeeland 1515-1521 (d. 1538)

1495-08-01

Jan van Scorel, Schoorl Holland, Dutch painter/architect

1514-07-28

Maximilian of Burgundy, viceroy of Holland

1583-04-10

Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law

1585-03-16

Gerbrant A Bredero, Holland, poet/playwright (Klucht van de Koe)

1590-08-19

Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland, English soldier (d. 1649)

1625-09-24

Johan de Witt, statesman/advisor of Holland

1626-10-17

Simon van Leeuwen, lawyer/historian (Roman-Holland regt)

1629-04-14

Christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings)

1632-10-31

Jan Vermeer, Holland, painter (Procuress, Astronomer), (d. 1675)

1634-01-25

Gaspar Fagel, lawyer/pension advisor of Holland (1672-88)

1684-02-21

Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator)

1705-09-28

Henry Fox, 1st Baron Holland, England, corrupt politician (Chiswick)

1722-05-11

Peter Camper, Leyden Holland, anatomist/professor (Amsterdam)

1735-05-08

Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland, English painter (d. 1811)

1744-12-19

Jacobus J Cramer, priest of Holland/Zealand/West-Friesland

1746-03-17

Jan David Holland, composer

1764-04-12

Dirk van den Boetzelaer, regent of Holland

1771-04-13

Adam FJA van der Duyn, Dutch governor (South Holland)

1778-09-02

Louis Bonaparte, King of Holland (d. 1846)

1791-04-24

Nikolaj A Bestuzhev, Russia, writer/painter (Account about Holland)

1819-09-07

Jean E "Adriaan" van Bevervoorde, journalist (History of Holland)

1838-04-28

Tobias M Carel Asser, Holland, advocate of world law (Nobel 1911)

1840-02-29

John Philip Holland, Liscannor Ireland, father of the modern submarine

1853-07-18

Hendrik Antoon Lorentz, Holland, physicist (Nobel 1902)

1859-12-20

Joseph Holland, Back to Primitive

1869-02-01

Johannes F "Frits" Bakker Sr, actor (Holland Tooneelgezelschap)

1869-04-09

Mildred Holland, The Power Behind the Throne

1870-02-20

Pieter Cornelis Boutens, Holland, mystic poet/scholar (Verzen)

1875-04-15

H.H.B. Holland, Evangeline

1876-04-19

Prince Hendrik of the Netherlands, Besuch der Königin Wilhelmine von Holland und ihres Gemahls in Schwerin am 9.5.1901

1876-05-20

Frank Holland, The Blazing Trail

1878-03-25

Theodore Samuel Holland, composer

1878-10-15

Rupert Sargent Holland, The Winning of Sally Temple

1880-08-31

Queen Wilhelmina, Coronation of Queen Wilhelmina of Holland (No. 3)

1882-04-20

Holland Smith, U.S. General (d. 1967)

1882-04-20

Holland M. Smith, Uncommon Valor

1882-05-06

Crown Prince Hohenzollern, Hiding in Holland

1884-03-24

Peter Debye, Holland, physical chemist (Nobel 1936)

1885-05-12

Harold Holland, The Lucky Vest

1887-03-29

Cecil Holland, Spooks

1891-02-22

Jan Wils, Holland, architect/designer (Amsterdam's Olympic Stadium)

1893-10-18

Sidney Holland, NZ, PM of NZ (1949-57)

1894-07-18

Bernard Wagenaar, Arnhem Holland, composer (3 Songs for Chinese)

1898-01-03

Johannes Hin, Holland, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1920)

1902-06-26

Antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)

1905-09-19

James Holland, artist/exhibition organiser

1906-01-29

Franciscus Hin, Holland, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1920)

1907-12-18

Bill Holland, American auto racer (d. 1984)

1907-12-27

Willem Van Otterloo, Winterwijk Holland, conductor (Melbourne 1967-71)

1909-12-27

Charles Holland, Hullabaloo

1910-02-09

Peanuts Holland, Episode #1.2

1910-08-30

Joseph Holland, Seeing-Eye Surgeon

1910-12-09

Dick Elffers, Dutch graphic artist/painter (Holland Festival)

1913-01-04

Jack Holland, The Last Laugh

1913-07-13

Carolina Gisolf, Holland, high jumper (Olympic-silver-1928)

1914-04-22

Jan de Hartog, Dutch/English writer (Holland's Glory)

1915-02-09

Charlotte Holland, Promise Her Anything

1916-01-28

Peter Crossley-Holland, composer

1917-01-06

Peter Holland, Het is een Lamme(tjes) geschiedenis

1917-02-07

Milt Holland, The Long Riders

1918-04-26

Fanny Blankers-Koen, Holland, 100m/200m dash, hurdler (Olym-gold-1948)

1919-9-15

Clifford Holland, Reform School

1920-03-28

Antony Holland, McCabe & Mrs. Miller

1920-06-16

Isabelle Holland, The Man Without a Face

1920-07-25

Norah Holland, The Unforgettable Joan Sims

1922-08-07

Richard Holland, As the World Turns

1922-12-30

Bert Holland, Tarantula

1925-01-08

Steve Holland, Deadline at Noon

1925-08-09

Robert Heppener, Sky Over Holland

1926-12-25

Betty Lou Holland, The Goddess

1927-07-20

Byrd Holland, Rabid

1928-03-03

Anthony Holland, Midnight Cowboy

1928-9-15

Leon Holland, The Pigskin Palooka

1929-05-18

Johan N Block, aviation pioneer (Martinair/Transavia/Air Holland)

1930-02-28

Diane Holland, The Stinker

1931-10-08

Robert Gaffney, Sky Over Holland

1931-9-05

Suzanne Holland, Episode dated 25 June 1971

1931-9-09

Gene Holland, Song of the South

1932-08-07

Tony Holland,

1933-02-08

Elly Ameling, Rotterdam Holland, soprano (Ilya-Idomeneo)

1933-05-18

Erik Holland, Titanic

1934-04-06

Antonius Geesink, Holland, judo (Olympic-gold-1964)

1934-05-24

Buck Holland, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

1935-04-22

W.S. Holland, Me and J.R.

1936-09-28

Robert Wolders, Rotterdam Holland, actor (Erik Hunter-Laredo)

1938-05-09

Geoffrey Holland, civil servant

1938-12-31

Atje Keulen-Deelstra, Holland, speed skater (world champ), (d. 2013)

1939-03-03

Hans Pieter Verhagen, Dutch poet (Hoepla/Holland's Hole)

1939-10-30

Eddie Holland, US singer/songwriter (Jamie, Leaving Here)

1939-10-30

Eddie Holland, Forrest Gump

1940-01-18

Tony Holland, EastEnders

1940-08-29

Wilhelm Ruska, Holland, judo champ (Olympic-gold-1972)

1940-12-03

Jeffrey R. Holland, American religious leader

1940-9-27

Simon Holland, Quadrophenia

1941-02-07

Kevin Crossley-Holland, The Green Children

1941-02-15

Brian Holland, US pianist/producer (Holland/Dozier/Holland)

1941-02-15

Brian Holland, Forrest Gump

1941-06-01

Edo de Waart, Amsterdam Holland, conductor (Houston Opera-1976)

1941-06-16

Lamont Dozier, Detroit, songwriter (Dozier-Holland-Dozier)

1942-05-08

Ruth Holland, journalist

1942-06-12

Len Barry, Mr. Holland's Opus

1942-06-28

Sjoukje Dijkstra, Holland, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1964)

1943-01-14

Holland Taylor, Phila, actress (Bossom Buddies, Camilla-Naked Truth)

1943-01-14

Holland Taylor, The Truman Show

1943-07-11

Tom Holland, Fright Night

1944-01-29

Hans Plomp, Dutch writer/poet (Venus in Holland)

1944-02-25

Kristina Holland, Fayetteville NC, (Tina-Courtship of Eddie's Father)

1944-02-25

Kristina Holland, The Funky Phantom

1944-04-05

Dave Holland, heavy metal rocker (Judas Priest-Breakin' the Law)

1944-08-29

Endesha Ida Mae Holland, Dr. Endesha Ida Mae Holland

1944-09-16

Ard Schenk, Holland 1500m, 5K, 10K speed skater (Olympic-gold-1972)

1945-05-08

Arthur Docters van Leeuwen, jurist (Holland's secret service)

1946-07-17

Jeffrey Holland, Pilot

1946-10-01

Dave Holland, Judas Priest: Electric Eye

1946-10-19

Bob Holland, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner at age 38)

1947-10-29

Richard Dreyfuss, Brooklyn New York, American actor (Jaws, Nuts, Mr Holland's Opus)

1948-06-22

Nolan Clarke, cricketer (Barbados bat 1970-77, later Holland stalwart)

1948-07-12

Jay Thomas, Mr. Holland's Opus

1948-11-28

Agnieszka Holland, Warsaw Poland, actress/director (Europa Europa)

1948-11-28

Agnieszka Holland, Europa Europa

1948-9-15

Albert Swanson, Mr. Holland's Opus

1950-04-14

Dave Holland, Children of Men

1951-12-29

Laurel Masse, Holland Mich, jazz singer (Manhattan Transfer-Operator)

1952-08-16

Al Holland, Game 3

1953-08-15

Amy Holland, Scarface

1955-01-24

Julian Holland, rocker (Squeeze)

1957-08-09

Simon Holland, The Egyptian Job

1958-01-24

Jools Holland, British musician

1958-01-24

Jools Holland, Concert for George

1958-04-14

Slawomir Holland, Schindler's List

1958-05-12

Beth Maitland, Mr. Holland's Opus

1959-12-27

Mary Holland, San Diego California, WPVA volleyballer

1961-07-21

Joe Holland, Back to the Beach

1962-04-20

Sam Holland, Chaplin

1962-12-09

Peter Holland, Fan Fuxxx 6

1962-12-16

Maruschka Detmers, Schoonebeek Holland, actress (Devil in the Flesh)

1963-02-07

Roland Lefebvre, cricket pace bowler (Glamorgan & Holland)

1964-07-21

Jane Holland, 30 Days of Night

1964-11-07

Gill Holland, American producer

1965-03-11

Johnny Holland, Minnesota Vikings vs. Seattle Seahawks

1965-07-18

Robert Holland, CFL defensive back (BC Lions)

1965-08-22

Liping Chen, Holland V

1965-12-29

Dexter Holland, American musician (The Offspring)

1965-12-29

Dexter Holland, American Pie 2

1965-9-08

Mariken Jongman, Holland

1966-02-08

Stephen Holland, Meal Ticket

1966-02-27

Deidre Holland, Bad Habits

1968-01-25

Tim De Leede, cricketer (Holland batsman 1996 World Cup)

1968-03-26

Martijn Krabbé, In Holland staat een huis

1968-10-16

Robert van Oosterom, cricket opening batsman (Holland 1996 World Cup)

1968-10-27

Sean Holland, Clueless

1969-05-07

Philip Satterley, Spock's Beard: Don't Try This at Home - Live in Holland & the Making of V

1969-05-16

Marcel Schewe, cricketer (Holland wicket-keeper 1996 World Cup)

1969-09-19

Candy Dulfer, Amsterdam Holland, saxophonist (Lily Was Here)

1970-02-16

Saskia Linssen, Venlo Holland, playmate (Jun, 1991)

1970-07-10

Klaas Van Noortwijk, cricketer (Holland batsman 1996 World Cup)

1970-11-15

Karin van Breeschoten, Rotterdam Holland, playmate (Sept, 1989)

1970-11-15

Mirjam van Breeschoten, Rotterdam Holland, playmate (Sept, 1989)

1971-02-04

Dan Vhay, Mr. Holland's Opus

1971-09-14

Jonathan "Adam" Holland, Philadelphia, rower (Olympics-1996)

1972-06-02

Sun Ho, Holland V

1972-10-02

Adrian Van Troost, fast cricket bowler (Somerset & Holland)

1972-10-02

Tara Dawn Holland, Overland Park Kansas, Miss America (1997)

1972-10-02

Tara Dawn Holland, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

1972-9-26

Shawn Stockman, Mr. Holland's Opus

1973-04-14

Tasha Holland, Clowns

1973-11-10

Darius Holland, NFL defensive tackle (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)

1973-11-10

Darius Holland, Super Bowl XXXII

1974-02-08

Mette Louise Holland, Nattens engel

1974-03-18

Petra Kamstra, Rotterdam Holland, tennis star (1995 Surabaya doubles)

1974-11-06

Josh Holland, Port Charles

1975-07-04

Jacob Adams, Mr. Holland's Opus

1977-03-03

Bas Zuiderent, cricketer (Holland all-rounder 1996 World Cup)

1977-05-25

Katie Holland, The Core

1977-9-16

Keith Swift, Mr. Holland's Opus

1979-01-05

Jon Holland, Dukes of Hazzard

1979-03-20

Holland Weathers, Sorry, Right Number

1979-06-28

Jeanette Aw, Holland V

1980-01-03

Brodie Holland, Episode #3.9

1980-03-21

Catherine Holland, Blackballed: The Bobby Dukes Story

1980-08-25

Nigel Holland, England

1980-9-24

David Holland, Max on Set: Get Him to the Greek

1981-01-09

Jandino Asporaat, Bon Bini Holland

1981-01-14

Jordan Carlton, Mr. Holland's Opus

1981-11-20

Ian Holland, Casino Royale

1982-08-01

Kimberly Holland, Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 2006

1982-9-01

Liam J. Holland, Under Penalty

1984-05-04

Chelsea Holland, Hide and Seek

1986-01-12

Vicky Holland, Glasgow 2014: BBC One: Day 1: 09:00-12:00

1986-10-07

Holland Roden, Bring It On: Fight to the Finish

1986-10-09

Derek Holland, Dumb and Dumber To

1986-11-08

Audrey Holland, Kung Fu Panda

1987-03-23

Lyndon Holland, The Wait Is So, So Long

1987-10-20

Sanne Nijhof, Holland's Next Topmodel

1988-07-07

Brianna Holland, Playground of Dreams

1991-06-18

Willa Holland, American actress

1991-06-18

Willa Holland, Legion

1991-9-07

Nat Hawley, The Chronicles of Ezra Holland & His Ambiguous Digital Love

1992-03-10

Juliet Holland-Rose, An American Girl Adventure

1995-12-07

Rolf Burggraaf, The Voice of Holland

1996-03-15

Curtis Holland, Zombie Insurance

1996-06-01

Tom Holland, The Impossible

1997-07-13

Mikey Holland, The Master of My Life

Holland - Weddings
Date Event
2005-08-30

"Squeeze" band founder Jools Holland (47) weds sculptor Christabel McEwen at St. James Church in Cooling, Kent, England

Holland - Notable Deaths

John Philip HollandAug 12, 1914

Holland - Deaths
Date Event
988-05-06

Dirk II, West Frisian count of Holland

1039-05-27

Dirk III Hierosolymita, Count of Holland, dies

1049-01-13

Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle

1061-06-28

Floris I, count of Holland, dies

1091-06-17

Dirk V, count of Holland (1061-91), dies

1122-03-02

Floris II, the fat one, count of Holland, dies

1132-10-26

Floris the Black, brother of earl Dirk VI of Holland, murdered

1144-05-24

Petronella, wife of earl Floris II the Vette of Holland/regent, dies

1157-08-05

Dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies

1190-08-01

Floris III, Count of Holland, dies

1203-11-04

Dirk VII, Count of Holland (1190-1203), dies

1222-02-04

Willem I, earl of Holland (1203-22), dies

1234-07-19

Floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament

1256-01-28

Willem II, earl of Holland/German emperor (1238, 47-56), dies at 22

1258-03-26

Floris, the Guardian, count-regent of Holland, dies

1296-06-27

Floris V, count of Holland & Zeeland, dies

1299-11-10

Jan I, count of Holland/Zeeland (1295-99), dies at 15

1337-06-07

Willem III the Good, earl of Holland/Zealand, dies at about 49

1345-09-26

Willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27

1362-04-10

Machteld, countess of Holland, dies

1381-05-13

John of Chatillon, governor/viceroy of Holland, dies

1400-01-07

Thomas Holland, 1st Duke of Surrey, English politician (b. 1374)

1400-01-16

John Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter, English politician (executed) (b. 1352)

1417-12-01

Walraven I van Brederode, viceroy of Holland, dies

1425-01-05

John of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned

1425-01-06

Jan of Bavaria, liege of Holland/bishop/duke, dies

1436-10-09

Jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35

1456-05-01

Hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies

1516-08-21

John III van Egmont, [Manke John], viceroy of Holland, dies at 78

1538-09-14

Henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies

1539-10-15

Reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies

1544-07-18

René van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25

1549-01-19

Barthout van Assendelft, 1st land advocate of Holland, dies

1558-06-04

Maximilian of Burgundy, leader of Holland/admiral, dies at 43

1570-03-12

Jacob van den Eynden, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies

1574-03-05

Philip of Saint-Aldegonde, Flem viceroy Holland/Zealand/Utrecht, dies

1584-07-10

William I "the Silent" [William of Orange], Earl of Nassau, is assassinated at 51in his home in Delft, Holland, by Balthasar Gérard.

1594-05-04

Paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62

1633-12-01

Isabella of Austria, infante of Spain/governess in Holland, dies at 67

1646-03-20

Matthew Vossius, historian (Annales Holland Zelandiaeque), dies at 35

1649-03-09

Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland, English soldier (executed) (b. 1590)

1660-09-12

Jacob Cats, [Father Cats], pension advisor of Holland, dies at 82

1661-09-12

Jacobus de la Torra, RC apostole vicar of Holland, dies at about 53

1672-08-20

Johan de Witt, advisor of Holland, lynched

1717-03-19

John Campbell, 1st Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, Scottish royalist

1735-09-18

Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51

1774-07-01

Henry Fox Holland, English corrupt politician, dies at 68

1801-03-28

Ralph Abercromby, English army commander (North Holland), dies at 66

1811-10-15

Nathaniel Dance-Holland, English painter (b. 1735)

1819-11-05

Dirk van den Boetzelaer, regent of Holland, dies at 55

1824-03-09

Jacobus J Cramer, priest of Holland/Zealand/Friesland, dies at 79

1827-12-26

Jan David Holland, composer, dies at 81

1848-12-19

Adam FJA van Duyn, governor of South Holland, dies at 77

1855-05-27

Nikolaj A Bestoezjev, Russ writer/painter (Account of Holland), dies

1914-08-12

John Philip Holland, submarine designer, dies at 74

1926-09-25

Joseph Holland, Back to Primitive

1934-07-03

Prince Hendrik of the Netherlands, Besuch der Königin Wilhelmine von Holland und ihres Gemahls in Schwerin am 9.5.1901

1941-05-24

Lancelot Holland, British vice-admiral ((WW II/Hood), dies in battle

1943-06-26

Fritz Schmidt, Nazi commissioner in Holland, commits suicide at 39

1944-01-27

Mildred Holland, The Power Behind the Throne

1946-09-11

Arthur van Schendel, writer (Holland Drama), dies at 72)

1947-10-29

Theodore Samuel Holland, composer, dies at 69

1950-07-08

Frank Holland, The Blazing Trail

1951-07-20

Crown Prince Hohenzollern, Hiding in Holland

1952-05-03

Rupert Sargent Holland, The Winning of Sally Temple

1961-08-05

Sidney Holland, PM of New Zealand (1949-57), dies at 67

1963-05-20

Gene Holland, Song of the South

1979-03-22

Richard Sykes, British ambassador, assassinated by the IRA in The Hague, Holland

1982-05-04

Edna Holland, Criss Cross

1985-02-26

Art Holland, Housewife

1987-11-07

Charles Holland, Hullabaloo

1988-07-09

Anthony Holland, AIDS sufferer committed suicide at 60

1988-07-09

Anthony Holland, Midnight Cowboy

1990-09-26

Clifford Holland, Reform School

1993-05-21

John Holland, actor (They Saved Hitler's Brain), dies at 65

1993-05-21

John Holland, My Fair Lady

1994-04-18

Jack Holland, The Last Laugh

1994-05-04

Joe Holland, Back to the Beach

1994-11-14

Ferdinand J Kranenburg, director of queen (North Holland), dies at 83

1994-12-28

Joseph Holland, Seeing-Eye Surgeon

1996-01-07

James Holland, artist/exhibition organiser, dies at 90

1996-05-05

Jordan Carlton, Mr. Holland's Opus

1996-08-09

Ruth Holland, journalist, dies at 54

1997-01-13

Charlotte Holland, Promise Her Anything

1997-05-10

Steve Holland, Deadline at Noon

2001-07-29

Wau Holland, German computer hacker (b. 1951)

2002-02-09

Isabelle Holland, The Man Without a Face

2003-01-08

Norah Holland, The Unforgettable Joan Sims

2005-09-18

Peter Holland, Fan Fuxxx 6

2005-11-04

Milt Holland, The Long Riders

2006-01-25

Endesha Ida Mae Holland, Dr. Endesha Ida Mae Holland

2006-06-09

Richard Holland, As the World Turns

2007-06-21

Suzanne Holland, Episode dated 25 June 1971

2007-11-28

Tony Holland, EastEnders

2009-01-24

Diane Holland, The Stinker

2009-08-25

Robert Heppener, Sky Over Holland

2009-11-24

Robert Gaffney, Sky Over Holland

2010-09-07

Barbara Holland, American writer (b. 1933)

2010-11-13

Simon Holland, Quadrophenia

2011-06-12

Leon Holland, The Pigskin Palooka

2012-07-24

Albert Swanson, Mr. Holland's Opus

2015-07-29

Antony Holland, McCabe & Mrs. Miller

2018-01-23

Former Judas Priest Drummer Dave Holland Dies Aged 69


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