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Komt U ook uit …Alkmaar ?

Geschiedenis van ALKMAAR

  • 10e eeuw : first mention of the name Alkmaar
  • 1254 : Stadsrechten
  • 1573 : Battle of ALKMAAR - Beleg door de Spaansche troepen o.l.v. Don FADRIQUE, zoon van de Hertog van ALVA. against the Prince of ORANGE
  • 1568-1648 : Speelbal in Tachtigjarige Oorlog : 'Bij Alkmaar begint de Victorie'
  • 1799 : Battle of CASTRICUM : Franse revolutie oorlogen

Mooie MAPS

  • 2014 : BOS Atlas van Nederland
  • etcetera

Musea

  • Beatles Museum – dedicated to The Beatles, as John Lennon's first guitar was made in Alkmaar
  • Holland Cheese Museum – located in the historic weigh house
  • National Beer Museum "De Boom"
  • Op ArtMuseum
  • City Museum Alkmaar – for history of the city

Mayors of Alkmaar

  • see also projectpage 'Burgemeesters in Noord-Holland

Markante ingezetenen

  • 1521 : Petrus Forestus (1521), physician
  • Willem Blaeu (1571), cartographer (may have been born in Uitgeest)
  • Metius (1571), geometer / astronomer
  • Cornelis Drebbel (1572), inventor of the first navigable submarine
  • Joan Blaeu (1598), cartographer
  • Cornelis van der Lijn (1608), Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies
  • Caesar van Everdingen (1616/7), painter
  • Emanuel de Witte (1617), painter
  • Allaert van Everdingen (1621), painter
  • Willem de Fesch (1687), composer
  • Anna Smitshuizen (1751), murder victim
  • Geertruida Bosboom-Toussaint (1812), novelist
  • Hendrik Willem Bakhuis Roozeboom (1854), chemist
  • Kees Boeke (1884), educator and pacifist
  • Jan Wils (1891), architect and founding member of the De Stijl movement
  • Cornelis Berkhouwer (1919), President of the European Parliament 1973-1975
  • Alfred Peet (1920), founder of American coffee retailer Peet's Coffee & Tea
  • Rudi Carrell (1934), entertainer
  • Rudi Vis (1941) British politician
  • Sybilla Dekker (1942), cabinet minister
  • Harm Ottenbros (1943), cyclist, 1969 world champion
  • Jos Punt (1946), bishop
  • Dick Quax (1948), long distance runner
  • Patrick Cammaert (1950), UN peacekeeping mission /Force commander
  • Gerard Joling (1960), singer
  • Marco Borsato (1966), singer
  • Jakko Jan Leeuwangh (1972), speed skater
  • Steven de Jongh (1973), cyclist
  • Tom Six (1973), horror filmmaker
  • Maarten van der Weijden (1981), long distance swimmer; Dutch Sportsman of the year 2008
  • Theo Bos (1983), cyclist

Markante gebouwen

  • Zie monumentenregister

Onderwijs in Alkmaar

TwinTowns

  • Darmstadt - Germany
  • Bath - UK
  • Tata - Hungary
  • Bergama - Turkey
  • Troyes - FRA

Komt U ook uit …Alkmaar ? \\ Are you also from …Alkmaar ? // Vous venez aussi de …Alkmaar ?

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Pieter Marinus 'Piet' BRUINOOGE ‧ 1955
Burgemeester sedert 2007
c) foto : year ; onbekend....

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Geschiedenis van ALKMAAR

  • 10e eeuw : first mention of the name Alkmaar
  • 1254 : Stadsrechten
  • 1573 : Battle of ALKMAAR - Beleg door de Spaansche troepen o.l.v. Don FADRIQUE, zoon van de Hertog van ALVA. against the Prince of ORANGE
  • 1568-1648 : Speelbal in Tachtigjarige Oorlog : 'Bij Alkmaar begint de Victorie'
  • 1799 : Battle of CASTRICUM : Franse revolutie oorlogen

Mooie Map's

  • 2014 : BOS Atlas van Nederland
  • etcetera

Musea

  • Beatles Museum – dedicated to The Beatles, as John LENNON's first guitar was made in Alkmaar
  • HOLLAND Cheese Museum – located in the historic weigh house
  • National Beer Museum 'De BOOM'
  • Op Art-Museum
  • City Museum Alkmaar – for history of the city

Burgemeester \\ Mayor // Burgermeister \\ Maire

  • see also projectpage 'Burgemeesters in Noord-Holland

Markante mensen

  • 1521 : Petrus Forestus ‧ ‧ physician
  • 1571 : Willem BLAEU ‧ ‧ cartographer (may have been born in Uitgeest)
  • 1571 : Metius ‧ ‧ geometer / astronomer
  • 1572 : Cornelis DREBBEL ‧ ‧ inventor of the first navigable submarine
  • 1598 : Joan BLAEU ‧ ‧ cartographer
  • 1608 : Cornelis van der LIJN ‧ ‧ Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies
  • 1616/7 : Caesar van EVERDINGEN ‧ ‧ painter
  • 1617 : Emanuel de WITTE ‧ ‧ painter
  • 1621 : Allaert van EVERDINGEN ‧ ‧ painter
  • 1687 : Willem de FESCH ‧ ‧ composer
  • 1751 : Anna SMITSHUIZEN ‧ ‧ murder victim
  • 1812 : Geertruida Bosboom-TOUSSAINT ‧ ‧ novelist
  • 1854 : Hendrik Willem BAKHUIS ROOZEBOOM ‧ ‧ chemist
  • 1884 : Kees BOEKE ‧ ‧ educator ‧ pacifist
  • 1891 : Jan WILS ‧ ‧ architect ‧ founding member of the De Stijl movement
  • 1919 : Cornelis BERKHOUWER ‧ ‧ President of the European Parliament 1973-1975
  • 1920 : Alfred PEET ‧ ‧ founder of American coffee retailer Peet's Coffee & Tea
  • 1934 : Rudi CARRELL ‧ ‧ entertainer
  • 1941 : Rudi VIS ‧ ‧ British politician
  • 1942 : Sybilla DEKKER ‧ ‧ cabinet minister
  • 1943 : Harm OTTENBROS ‧ ‧ cyclist ‧ 1969: world champion
  • 1946 : Jos PUNT ‧ ‧ bishop
  • 1948 : Dick QUAX ‧ ‧ long distance runner
  • 1950 : Patrick CAMMAERT ‧ ‧ UN peacekeeping mission ‧ Force commander
  • 1960 : Gerard JOLING ‧ ‧ singer
  • 1966 : Marco BORSATO ‧ ‧ singer
  • 1972 : Jakko Jan LEEUWANGH ‧ ‧ speed skater
  • 1973 : Steven de JONGH ‧ ‧ cyclist
  • 1973 : Tom SIX ‧ ‧ horror filmmaker
  • 1981 : Maarten van der WEIJDEN ‧ ‧ long distance swimmer; 2008: Dutch Sportsman of the year
  • 1983 Theo BOS ‧ ‧ cyclist

Markante gebouwen

  • Zie monumentenregister
  • Accijnstoren

Onderwijs in Alkmaar

TwinTowns

  • Darmstadt - Germany
  • Bath - UK
  • Tata - Hungary
  • Bergama - Turkey
  • Troyes - FRA

Komt U ook uit …Alkmaar ?

Geschiedenis van ALKMAAR

  • 10e eeuw : first mention of the name Alkmaar
  • 1254 : Stadsrechten
  • 1573 : Battle of ALKMAAR - Beleg door de Spaansche troepen o.l.v. Don FADRIQUE, zoon van de Hertog van ALVA. against the Prince of ORANGE
  • 1568-1648 : Speelbal in Tachtigjarige Oorlog : 'Bij Alkmaar begint de Victorie'
  • 1799 : Battle of CASTRICUM : Franse revolutie oorlogen

Mooie MAPS

  • 2014 : BOS Atlas van Nederland
  • etcetera

Musea

  • Beatles Museum – dedicated to The Beatles, as John Lennon's first guitar was made in Alkmaar
  • Holland Cheese Museum – located in the historic weigh house
  • National Beer Museum "De Boom"
  • Op ArtMuseum
  • City Museum Alkmaar – for history of the city

Mayors of Alkmaar

  • see also projectpage 'Burgemeesters in Noord-Holland

Markante ingezetenen

  • 1521 : Petrus Forestus (1521), physician
  • Willem Blaeu (1571), cartographer (may have been born in Uitgeest)
  • Metius (1571), geometer / astronomer
  • Cornelis Drebbel (1572), inventor of the first navigable submarine
  • Joan Blaeu (1598), cartographer
  • Cornelis van der Lijn (1608), Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies
  • Caesar van Everdingen (1616/7), painter
  • Emanuel de Witte (1617), painter
  • Allaert van Everdingen (1621), painter
  • Willem de Fesch (1687), composer
  • Anna Smitshuizen (1751), murder victim
  • Geertruida Bosboom-Toussaint (1812), novelist
  • Hendrik Willem Bakhuis Roozeboom (1854), chemist
  • Kees Boeke (1884), educator and pacifist
  • Jan Wils (1891), architect and founding member of the De Stijl movement
  • Cornelis Berkhouwer (1919), President of the European Parliament 1973-1975
  • Alfred Peet (1920), founder of American coffee retailer Peet's Coffee & Tea
  • Rudi Carrell (1934), entertainer
  • Rudi Vis (1941) British politician
  • Sybilla Dekker (1942), cabinet minister
  • Harm Ottenbros (1943), cyclist, 1969 world champion
  • Jos Punt (1946), bishop
  • Dick Quax (1948), long distance runner
  • Patrick Cammaert (1950), UN peacekeeping mission /Force commander
  • Gerard Joling (1960), singer
  • Marco Borsato (1966), singer
  • Jakko Jan Leeuwangh (1972), speed skater
  • Steven de Jongh (1973), cyclist
  • Tom Six (1973), horror filmmaker
  • Maarten van der Weijden (1981), long distance swimmer; Dutch Sportsman of the year 2008
  • Theo Bos (1983), cyclist

Markante gebouwen

  • Zie monumentenregister

Onderwijs in Alkmaar

TwinTowns

  • Darmstadt - Germany
  • Bath - UK
  • Tata - Hungary
  • Bergama - Turkey
  • Troyes - FRA