Hendrik Brouwer

1581 - 1643

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Hendrik Brouwer ([ˈbrʌu̯ər]; 1581 – 7 August 1643) was a Dutch explorer and governor of the Dutch East Indies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hendrik Brouwer has received more than 48,326 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Hendrik Brouwer is the 160th most popular explorer (down from 152nd in 2019), the 19th most popular biography from Indonesia (down from 16th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Indonesian Explorer.

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Among explorers, Hendrik Brouwer ranks 160 out of 405Before him are Rodrigo de Triana, Isabelle Eberhardt, Oscar Wisting, Carsten Borchgrevink, Hjalmar Johansen, and James Weddell. After him are Ahmad ibn Rustah, Pedro Mascarenhas, Gerónimo de Aguilar, Nikolai Rezanov, Gil Eanes, and Constantin François de Chassebœuf, comte de Volney.

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Among people born in 1581, Hendrik Brouwer ranks 8Before him are False Dmitry I, Domenichino, James Ussher, Peter Claver, Bernardo Strozzi, and Juan Ruiz de Alarcón. After him are Claude Gaspard Bachet de Méziriac, Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft, Hedwig of Denmark, Jean du Vergier de Hauranne, and Edmund Gunter. Among people deceased in 1643, Hendrik Brouwer ranks 7Before him are Louis XIII of France, Claudio Monteverdi, Hong Taiji, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Paul Guldin, and Sophia Brahe. After him are Giovanni Baglione, Herman Wrangel, Jean du Vergier de Hauranne, Benedetto Castelli, Frang Bardhi, and Anne Hutchinson.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Hendrik Brouwer ranks 19 out of 93Before him are Enrique of Malacca (1495), Laura Gemser (1950), Kartini (1879), Diponegoro (1785), Pramoedya Ananta Toer (1925), and Dharmakirti (700). After him are Anggun (1972), George Uhlenbeck (1900), Lil Dagover (1887), Cut Nyak Dhien (1850), Ki Hajar Dewantara (1889), and Jusuf Kalla (1942).

Among EXPLORERS In Indonesia

Among explorers born in Indonesia, Hendrik Brouwer ranks 2Before him are Enrique of Malacca (1495).