Aletta Henriëtte Jacobs

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Aletta Henriëtte Jacobs

Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Sappemeer, Groningen, Netherlands
Death: August 10, 1929 (75)
Baarn, Utrecht, Netherlands
Place of Burial: Driehuis Nh, Velsen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham Jacobs and Anna de Jongh
Wife of Carel Victor Gerritsen
Mother of N.N. (1 dag oud) Gerritsen
Sister of Simon (Sam) Jacobs; Charlotte Jacobs; Julius Karel Jacobs; Marianne Jacobs; Frederika Jacobs and 4 others

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About Aletta Henriëtte Jacobs

  • Aletta Jacobs (1854-1929) was the first Dutch woman in history who was officially admitted to the University. During her life she fought for womens rights. Thanks to her and other brave women (and men) in 1922 Dutch women could vote for the first time.


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Aletta Henriëtte Jacobs's Timeline

February 9, 1854
Sappemeer, Groningen, Netherlands
August 10, 1929
Age 75
Baarn, Utrecht, Netherlands
Driehuis Nh, Velsen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands