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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.

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Bart de Graaff is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Comedians from the Netherlands
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Bart F. de Graaff was an influential Dutch television presenter, comedian and creator, as well as the founder and chairman of the public broadcasting network BNN. Because of a car accident in his youth, De Graaff suffered from serious renal failure for most of his life. This also caused a growth disorder which made him look like a twelve-year old boy. In his career as a television presenter he often used this fact to his advantage. In 1997 he founded a public broadcasting network, Bart's News Network. After his death, it was renamed to Bart's Neverending Network. Targeted at a youthful audience, the network quickly became known for its sometimes provocative programming. Bart de Graaff also ...more

Age: Died at 35 (1967-2002)

Birthplace: Haarlem, Netherlands

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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

Age: 49

Birthplace: Oudesluis, Schagen, Netherlands

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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

Age: 45

Birthplace: Weert, Kingdom of the Netherlands

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Hans Teeuwen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Comedians from the Netherlands
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Hans Eduard Marie Teeuwen is a Dutch comedian, actor and an occasional singer and director. His work has been described as absurdist, apolitical and confrontational. ...more

Age: 51

Birthplace: Budel, Netherlands

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