Who knew there were so many famous people named Hendrik in the world? Our list of celebrities named Hendrik includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Hendriks below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Hendrik, actors named Hendrik, and much more. Hendrik Verwoerd, Hendrik Bouman, and Hendrik Lorentz are only a few of the well-known people named Hendrik on this list.
list ordered by
Hendrik Bouman Pianist
Hendrik "Henk" Bouman is a Dutch harpsichordist, fortepianist, conductor and composer of music written in the baroque and classical idioms of the 17th & 18th Century.
Hendrik S. Houthakker Scientist, Economist
Hendrik Samuel Houthakker was a Jewish Dutch-American economist.
Hendrik Willem van Loon Journalist, Historian, Writer
Hendrik Willem van Loon was a Dutch-American historian, journalist, and award-winning children's book author.
Hendrik Casimir Physicist
Hendrik Brugt Gerhard Casimir ForMemRS was a Dutch physicist best known for his research on the two-fluid model of superconductors in 1934 and the Casimir effect in 1948.
Hendrik Brouwer Pirate
Hendrik Brouwer was a Dutch explorer, admiral, and colonial administrator both in Japan and the Dutch East Indies.
Hendrik van Gent Astronomer
Hendrik van Gent was a Dutch astronomer. He moved to South Africa in 1928 in order to observe the southern sky at the Leiden Southern Station and the Union Observatory in Johannesburg. He ...more
Henri or Hendrik Conscience was a Belgian author. He is considered as the pioneer of Dutch-language literature in Flanders, writing at a time when Belgium was dominated by French among the upper ...more
Hendrik Martz Actor
Hendrik Martz is a German actor.
Hendrik Feldwehr Soldier, Swimmer
Hendrik Feldwehr is a German swimmer from Bremerhaven.
Hendrik Petrus Berlage Architect
Hendrik Petrus Berlage was a prominent Dutch architect.
Hendrik Borgmann Actor
Hendrik Timmer Tennis player
Hendrik Timmer was a Dutch sportsman, who primarily played tennis. Born in Utrecht, Timmer also won golf tournaments, became Dutch squash champion, played badminton and hockey. He died aged 94 ...more
Hendrik Franciscus Andriessen was a Dutch composer and organist. He is remembered most of all for his improvisation at the organ and for the renewal of Catholic liturgical music in the ...more