Famous Comedians from the Netherlands

Updated June 14, 2019 8.1k views 20 items

List of notable or famous comedians from the Netherlands, with bios and photos, including the top comedians born in the Netherlands and even some popular comedians who immigrated to the Netherlands. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Dutch comedians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These comedians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known comedian from the Netherlands is included when available.

Examples include Rijk de Gooyer and Plien van Bennekom.

This historic comedians from the Netherlands list can help answer the questions "Who are some Dutch comedians of note?" and "Who are the most famous comedians from the Netherlands?" These prominent comedians of the Netherlands may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Dutch comedians.

Use this list of renowned Dutch comedians to discover some new comedians that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (20 items)
Bart de Graaff is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Comedians from the Netherlands
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Bart Frederikus de Graaff (Dutch pronunciation: [bɑrt ˌfreːdəˈrikɵz də ˈɣraːf]; 16 April 1967 – 25 May 2002) was an influential Dutch television presenter, comedian and creator, as well as the founder and chairman of the public broadcasting network BNN. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 35 (1967-2002)

Birthplace: Haarlem, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Bianca Krijgsman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Comedians from the Netherlands
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Bianca Krijgsman is an actress and comedian. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 50

Birthplace: Oudesluis, Schagen, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Dennis van de Ven is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Comedians from the Netherlands
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Dennis van de Ven is an actor, screenwriter, television producer, singer, comedian and film director. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Birthplace: Weert, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Hans Teeuwen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Comedians from the Netherlands
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Hans Eduard Marie Teeuwen (born 3 March 1967) is a Dutch comedian, musician, actor and occasional filmmaker. His work has been described as absurdist, apolitical and confrontational. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 48

Birthplace: Budel, Kingdom of the Netherlands