People from Oss

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  1. C.C. Catch

    C.C. Catch


    C. C. Catch (born Caroline Catherine Müller, 31 July 1964 in Oss, Netherlands) is a Dutch-born German pop singer, best known for her collaboration with Dieter Bohlen in the 1980s.

  2. Ruud van Nistelrooy

    Ruud van Nistelrooy


    Rutgerus Johannes Martinus "Ruud" van Nistelrooy (Dutch: Ruud van Nistelrooij; born 1 July 1976) is a retired Dutch footballer and current assistant manager for the Dutch National Football Team. He is the fourth-highest goalscorer in Champions League history with 56 goals. He is a three-time Champions League top scorer, as well as a top scorer in three different European domestic leagues.

  3. Marjolein Kooijman

    Marjolein Kooijman


    Marjolein Kooijman (born May 3, 1980 in 's-Hertogenbosch) is a Dutch bass player. She was a member of The Gathering from 2004 to 2014 and worked on four studio albums, Home, The West Pole, Disclosure, and Afterwords.

  4. Antonius Johannes Jurgens

    Antonius Johannes Jurgens


    Antonius Johannes Jurgens (8 February 1867 in Oss, The Netherlands – 12 March 1945 in Torquay (UK)) was the grandson of Antoon Jurgens and Joanna Lemmens. His grandfather was the founder of the butter company Antoon Jurgens (1867) and of the first world margarine factory (1871) in Oss, The Netherlands. Antonius Johannes Jurgens was one of the main European margarine and soap manufacturers in the early twentieth century with Pieter-Eduard Leverd. Anton Jurgens as he was called started in the late eighteen hundreds also a margarine factory in Germany and in Belgium. Although initially in fierce competition with another manufacturer from Oss in the Netherlands, Samuel van den Bergh, both competitors joined up in 1927 to form the Margarine Unie, which would merge in 1930 with William Hulme Lever, 2nd Viscount Leverhulme of Lever Brothers to form Unilever. Antonius Johannes Jurgens was also a Dutch politician. Eric Jurgens, a family member, is at present a politician in the Netherlands.

  5. Bart Smits

    Bart Smits


    Bart Smits (born 17 March 1972 in Oss) is a Dutch heavy metal singer. He was the original singer in The Gathering, and he sang on their first album Always..., released in 1992. The following year he left them to form Wish. After one full-length album and four EPs, the band split up in 2003. Smits' latest work is Wish's Ground Zero Heaven, released in 2000.

  6. Pieter Nooten

    Pieter Nooten


    Pieter Nooten (born 22 January 1961 in Oss) is a Dutch musician and composer best known for his work with Clan of Xymox.

  7. Chris Berens

    Chris Berens


    Chris Berens (born June 19, 1976) is a Dutch painter. While he takes inspiration from the quality of light in the paintings of Vermeer and Rembrandt, his themes lie more within the realms of surrealism and visionary art than traditional painting. Although his work is completely hand-painted, his paintings are often assumed to be digital photographic manipulation. He lives in Amsterdam with his wife Esther and their daughters Emma & Juno Leeuwenhart.

  8. Samuel van den Bergh

    Samuel van den Bergh


    Samuel van den Bergh (Oss 6 April 1864 – Nice 4 February 1941) was one of the main European margarine and soap manufacturers in the early 20th century.

  9. Frank Boeijen (keyboardist)

    Frank Boeijen (keyboardist)


    Frank Boeijen (born 4 December 1973 in Berghem) is a Dutch keyboardist. He entered the rock/then-metal group The Gathering in 1990, and together they released ten studio albums, three live albums, and five EPs. His latest work is The Gathering's Disclosure, that was released in 2012.

  10. Bas Verwijlen

    Bas Verwijlen


    Bas Verwijlen (born October 1, 1983 in Oss) is a fencer from the Netherlands.

  11. Loek van Mil

    Loek van Mil


    Ludovicus Jacobus Maria van Mil (born September 15, 1984 in Oss, Netherlands) is a Dutch professional baseball pitcher in the Minnesota Twins organization. Standing at 7 feet 1 inch (2.16 m), Van Mil is the tallest player in the minor leagues.

  12. Hugo Prinsen Geerligs

    Hugo Prinsen Geerligs


    Hugo Prinsen Geerligs (born December 16, 1973 in Oss) is a Dutch bassist. He was the original bassist of The Gathering, and together they released seven studio albums, two live albums, and three EPs. After the release of Sleepy Buildings - A Semi Acoustic Evening in 2004, he left the band. In 2009 he agreed to participate in the bands 20th anniversary tour.

  13. Wim van de Camp

    Wim van de Camp


    Wilhelmus Johannes Gerardus Maria van de Camp (born 27 July 1953) is a Dutch politician. He became a Member of the European Parliament in 2009. He is the head of the CDA delegation, part of the European People's Party (Christian-Democrats) (EPP Group). He was previously a member of the Dutch House of Representatives (3 June 1986 – 14 July 2009) where he was active in the fields of education, justice and asylum policy.

  14. Gert-Jan Theunisse

    Gert-Jan Theunisse


    Gert-Jan Theunisse (born 14 January 1963 in Oss) is a Dutch former road bicycle racer. In the 1989 Tour de France, he won the King of the Mountains competition.

  15. Mike van de Goor

    Mike van de Goor


    Mike Willem Frank van de Goor (born May 14, 1973 in Oss, North Brabant) is a volleyball player from the Netherlands, who represented his native country at three consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1996. As a reserve-player he won the gold medal at his Olympic debut, alongside his older brother and twice Olympian Bas.

  16. Niels Duffhuës

    Niels Duffhuës


    Niels Duffhuës (born 8 January 1973 in Oss) is a Dutch multi-instrumentalist, composer and writer. From 1993 to 1994 he was the vocalist and acoustic guitarist in the Doom metal band The Gathering, and he played on their album Almost a Dance, released in 1993. From 1997 to 1998, he played drums in U-Charger. In 1998 he founded the experimental rock band Enos, and he recorded the album Tremolo with them, before they split in 2001. From 2000 to 2002 he was also a member of Blimey!. After that he started a solo career, and he released three albums. His latest work is Harem, released in 2005.

  17. Marc Lammers

    Marc Lammers


    Marc Lammers (born March 15, 1969 in Oss, North Brabant) is a former field hockey player and head coach. In the past, he led the Spanish women's national field hockey team from 1999 to 2000 and the Dutch women's national field hockey team from 2000 to 2008. Under his guidance the Dutch team won the silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece and gold at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China. Later he also coached the Belgian men's national field hockey team until 2014, with whom he became European vice-champion. As a player he earned five caps for the Men's Squad. Lammers played for sixteen years in the Netherlands' first division named Hoofdklasse, with HC Den Bosch, HC Tilburg and Oranje Zwart.

  18. Jan Marijnissen

    Jan Marijnissen


    Johannes Guillaume Christianus Andreas "Jan" Marijnissen ( Jan Marijnissen ) (born 8 October 1952) is a Dutch politician of the Socialist Party (SP). He is the Chairman of the Socialist Party since 20 May 1988.

  19. Maria Versfelt

    Maria Versfelt


    Maria Johanna Elselina Versfelt (27 September 1776 – 19 May 1845), also known as Ida Saint-Elme, Elzelina av Aylde Jonghe, and by her pseudonym La Contemporaine, was a Dutch writer and stage actress, known for her adventurous life.

  20. John van den Berk

    John van den Berk


    John van den Berk (born 1967 in Oss) is a Dutch former two-time Grand Prix motocross world champion.

  21. Jacques de Kadt

    Jacques de Kadt


    Jacques de Kadt (30 July 1897, Oss – 16 April 1988, Santpoort) was a prominent and often controversial 20th Century Dutch political thinker, politician and man of letters. Born into a liberal Jewish family, he was the youngest son of a factory manager, Roelof de Kadt, and his wife Bertha Koppens. Author of numerous books and articles, his most important and influential work was, arguably, his remarkably prescient book Het fascisme en de nieuwe vrijheid (Fascism and the New Freedom) which was published in 1939, shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War.

  22. Rens van Eijden

    Rens van Eijden


    Rens van Eijden (born 3 March 1988) is a Dutch footballer who plays as a centre back for Eredivisie club NEC

  23. Bas van de Goor

    Bas van de Goor


    Sebastiaan ("Bas") Jacques Henri van de Goor (born September 4, 1971 in Oss, North Brabant) is a retired volleyball player from the Netherlands, who represented his native country at two consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1996.

  24. Glenn Coldenhoff

    Glenn Coldenhoff


    Glenn Coldenhoff (born 13 February 1991) is a Dutch professional motocross racer who as of 2015 competes in the Motocross World Championship in the MXGP class.

  25. Tim Kerkhof

    Tim Kerkhof

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    Tim Kerkhof (born 13 November 1993) is a Dutch professional racing cyclist.

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