Eef van Breen (born January 3, 1978) is a Dutch jazz trumpeter, singer, arranger and composer.
Bouktje Medema (born 1949) is a Dutch painter born in the province of Drenthe. She was a pupil of visual artist Edith Stoel in the Netherlands from 2000 to 2004. In Spain (2001–2005) she developed her particular style while being a pupil of Pieter Swinnen. Pieter Swinnen had joint exhibitions with Karel Appel, Corneille and Herman Brood.
Gerben Jorritsma (born 21 August 1993) is a Dutch speed skater who is specialized in the sprint distances.
Wilt L. Idema (born 12 November 1944) is a Dutch scholar and Sinologist teaching at Harvard University specializing in Chinese literature, with interests in early Chinese drama, Chinese women's literature of the premodern period, Chinese popular narrative ballads, and early development of Chinese vernacular fiction.
Peter Dijkstra (born 11 June 1978) is a Dutch conductor, especially of choirs and vocal ensembles.
Jakob Albertus Victor (Jaap) Berghuis, (15 August 1945 - 29 July 2005) was a Dutch artist.
Marijn de Vries (born 19 November 1978) is a Dutch racing cyclist and journalist. De Vries took up bicycle racing in 2008 whilst working as a reporter for the Dutch TV programme Holland Sport. She subsequently attempted to turn professional as part of a radio documentary she made, leading to her joining Leontien van Moorsel's Leontien.nl team in 2010. She competed in the 2013 UCI women's team time trial in Florence.
Jan Hartman (1887–1969) was a Dutch fascist and collaborator during World War II. After the war, he was active in far-right politics, and was one of the two founders of the Stichting Oud Politieke Delinquenten ("Foundation of Former Political Delinquents"; abbreviated SOPD), a right-wing organization founded by and for formerly jailed and convicted war criminals and collaborators.
Jan Dekker (born June 25, 1990) is a Dutch darts player who plays in Professional Darts Corporation events.
Jacques Tichelaar (born 2 January 1953 in Heerenveen) is a Dutch politician and former trade union leader and educator. He is a member of the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid). Since 1 May 2009 he has been the Queen's Commissioner (since 30 April 2013 named King's Commissioner) of the province of Drenthe. Previously he was an MP from 2002 to 2009 and Parliamentary group leader from 2007 to 2008.