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Anthony van Diemen

1593 - 1645

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Anthony van Diemen (also Antonie, Antonio, Anton, Antonius) (1593 – 19 April 1645) was a Dutch colonial governor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anthony van Diemen has received more than 106,887 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Anthony van Diemen is the 153rd most popular explorer (up from 193rd in 2019), the 242nd most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 321st in 2019) and the 8th most popular Dutch Explorer.

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Among EXPLORERS

Among explorers, Anthony van Diemen ranks 153 out of 405Before him are Himilco, Sebastián de Belalcázar, Scylax of Caryanda, Vladimir Arsenyev, Juan de Grijalva, and Gaspar Corte-Real. After him are Rodrigo de Triana, Isabelle Eberhardt, Oscar Wisting, Carsten Borchgrevink, Hjalmar Johansen, and James Weddell.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1593, Anthony van Diemen ranks 10Before him are Mumtaz Mahal, Toyotomi Hideyori, Matthäus Merian, Nicolaes Tulp, George I Rákóczi, and Balthasar van der Ast. After him are Catherine de' Medici, Governor of Siena, George Herbert, and Izaak Walton. Among people deceased in 1645, Anthony van Diemen ranks 10Before him are William Laud, Li Zicheng, Francisco de Quevedo, Gaspar de Guzmán, Count-Duke of Olivares, Nur Jahan, and Marie de Gournay. After him are Feng Menglong, Eudoxia Streshneva, and William Lawes.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Anthony van Diemen ranks 242 out of 1,209Before him are Geert Groote (1340), Constantijn Huygens (1596), Anton Mussert (1894), Jaap de Hoop Scheffer (1948), Jacob van Campen (1596), and Willem Blaeu (1571). After him are Dick Bruna (1927), Otto van Veen (1556), John II, Count of Holland (1247), Willem van Hanegem (1944), Jan Janssen (1940), and Eddie Van Halen (1955).

Among EXPLORERS In Netherlands

Among explorers born in Netherlands, Anthony van Diemen ranks 8Before him are Willem Barentsz (1550), Jan van Riebeeck (1619), Jacob Roggeveen (1659), Willem Janszoon (1570), Willem Schouten (1567), and Frederick de Houtman (1571). After him are Cornelis de Houtman (1565), Alexandrine Tinné (1835), Jacob van Heemskerck (1567), Willem de Vlamingh (1640), and Dirk Hartog (1580).