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

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Anna Maria Agnes van Ardenne-van der Hoeven is a former Dutch politician and diplomat. ...more

Age: 67

Birthplace: Midden-Delfland, Netherlands

Profession: Politician, Diplomat

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Ben Bot is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Diplomats from the Netherlands
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Bernard Rudolf "Ben" Bot is a Dutch diplomat of the Christian Democratic Appeal. He served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 3 December 2003 until 22 February 2007 in the Cabinets Balkenende II and III. A career diplomat, he succeed then Minister of Foreign Affairs Jaap de Hoop Scheffer when he ...more

Age: 79

Birthplace: Jakarta, Indonesia

Profession: Politician, Diplomat, Civil servant

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Dirk de Graeff van Polsbroek is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Diplomats from the Netherlands
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Dirk de Graeff van Polsbroek was a successful Dutch diplomat in Japan. From July 1863, he held the post of Consul General and Political Agent in Japan. He played a major part in the many negotiations between various Western countries and Japan. He represented Denmark, Sweden and Norway in Japan and ...more

Age: Died at 83 (1833-1916)

Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Profession: Diplomat

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Dirk Stikker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Diplomats from the Netherlands
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Dirk Uipko Stikker, GBE, GCVO was a Dutch banker, industrialist, politician, and diplomat. Born in Winschoten, he studied law at the University of Groningen. After his studies he began a career in the banking sector. In 1935, he became director of Heineken International, the famous beer company. He ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1897-1979)

Birthplace: Winschoten, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Profession: Politician, Diplomat

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