Johan van Hulst

1911 - 2018

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Johan Willem van Hulst (28 January 1911 – 22 March 2018) was a Dutch school director, university professor, author, politician and chess player. In 1943, with the help of the Dutch resistance and students of the nearby University of Amsterdam, he was instrumental in saving over 600 Jewish children from the nursery of the Hollandsche Schouwburg who were destined for deportation to Nazi concentration camps. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johan van Hulst has received more than 143,354 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Johan van Hulst is the 13,246th most popular politician, the 695th most popular biography from Netherlands and the 103rd most popular Dutch Politician.

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Among politicians, Johan van Hulst ranks 13,246 out of 15,710Before him are Philander C. Knox, Robert Morris, Letizia Moratti, Ján Kubiš, Abdul-Halim Sadulayev, and Bainbridge Colby. After him are Gérard Latortue, Kim Sol-song, Dolly Buster, Frederick Muhlenberg, Juan Campisteguy, and Enrique Hertzog.

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Among people born in 1911, Johan van Hulst ranks 260Before him are Terence Rattigan, Wilbert Awdry, Charles Walters, Spike Jones, Marie Kraja, and Maurice Goldhaber. After him are Bob Kiesel, Momčilo Đokić, Chris Berger, André Saeys, Jeanette Nolan, and Georg Dascher. Among people deceased in 2018, Johan van Hulst ranks 349Before him are Jimmy Armfield, Mort Walker, Shinobu Sekine, Big Van Vader, Vic Damone, and Fadil Vokrri. After him are Yurik Vardanyan, István Géczi, Frank Ramsey, Olga Jackowska, E. C. George Sudarshan, and Patricia Morison.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Johan van Hulst ranks 695 out of 1,209Before him are David Alexandre Winter (1943), Remco Campert (1929), Steven Rooks (1960), Foppe de Haan (1943), Junkie XL (1967), and Stefan de Vrij (1992). After him are Janine Jansen (1978), Hugo Hovenkamp (1950), Hans Gillhaus (1963), J. Bernlef (1937), Bryan Roy (1970), and Joseph Bruyère (1948).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Johan van Hulst ranks 103Before him are Job Cohen (1947), Frans Andriessen (1929), Jan Heemskerk (1818), Princess Mabel of Orange-Nassau (1968), Theo Heemskerk (1852), and Atje Keulen-Deelstra (1938). After him are Sandra Roelofs (1968), Femke Halsema (1966), Pete Hoekstra (1953), Dick Quax (1948), Maxime Verhagen (1956), and Anky van Grunsven (1968).