Jelle Zijlstra

1918 - 2001

Jelle Zijlstra

For other people named Zijlstra, see Zijlstra. Jelle Zijlstra (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈjɛlə ˈzɛilstraː]; 27 August 1918 – 23 December 2001) was a Dutch politician of the defunct Anti-Revolutionary Party (ARP) now the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA) party and economist who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 22 November 1966 until 5 April 1967.Zijlstra studied Economics at the Rotterdam School of Economics obtaining a Master of Economics degree and worked as a researcher and lecturer at his alma mater before finishing his thesis and graduated as a Doctor of Philosophy in Public economics and worked as a professor of Public economics at the Free University Amsterdam from October 1948 until September 1952. After the election of 1952 Zijlstra was appointed as Minister of Economic Affairs in the Cabinet Drees II taking office on 2 September 1952. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jelle Zijlstra has received more than 42,841 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9,814th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Jelle Zijlstra ranks 9,765 out of 14,801Before him are Joseph Bringas, Chen Boda, László Kovács, Mutesa II of Buganda, David Komnenos, and Richard Ratsimandrava. After him are Patriarch Miron of Romania, Nicholas Poppe, Geoffrey III, Count of Anjou, Harilal Gandhi, Juan Antonio Lavalleja, and Rani Padmini.

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Among people born in 1918, Jelle Zijlstra ranks 133Before him are Shankar Dayal Sharma, Abdul Haris Nasution, Patachou, Gunnar Sønsteby, Josef Bradl, and Hella Haasse. After him are Ajahn Chah, Ted Post, Oles Honchar, Ted Williams, Abraham Robinson, and Dave Bartholomew. Among people deceased in 2001, Jelle Zijlstra ranks 116Before him are Richard Wurmbrand, Adhemar da Silva, Mohamed Atta, Ninette de Valois, Aldo Olivieri, and William P. Rogers. After him are Tamara Smirnova, Victor Wong, Micheline Ostermeyer, Don Bradman, Paul Magloire, and Kathleen Freeman.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Jelle Zijlstra ranks 416 out of 908Before him are Willem Frederik Hermans (1921), Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands (1969), Ard Schenk (1944), Rudi Carrell (1934), Tom Okker (1944), and Hans van Manen (1932). After him are Jetty Paerl (1921), Cornelis Lely (1854), Hendrik van Gent (1900), George Knobel (1922), Pim Verbeek (1956), and Björn Kuipers (1973).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Jelle Zijlstra ranks 65Before him are Cornelis Cort (1533), Dirk I, Count of Holland (875), Pieter van der Aa (1659), Louis Beel (1902), Dirk V, Count of Holland (1053), and Princess Amalia of Nassau-Dietz (1710). After him are Cornelis Lely (1854), Neelie Kroes (1941), Frits Bolkestein (1933), Henry Casimir I of Nassau-Dietz (1612), Jens Böhrnsen (1949), and Dirk Stikker (1897).

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