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Adolf Hitler (20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was a German politician, demagogue, and revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei; NSDAP), Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945.
The Allies of World War II, called the United Nations from the 1 January 1942 declaration, were the countries that together opposed the Axis powers during the Second World War (1939–1945).
Amway (short for "American Way") is an American company specializing in the use of multi-level marketing to sell health, beauty, and home care products.
Arcen en Velden (Árse en Velde) is a former town and former municipality in the southeastern Netherlands, now part of the municipality and city of Venlo.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.8 million people in Central Europe.
The Bürgerbräukeller was a large beer hall in Munich, Germany.
Beesel (Bezel) is a municipality and a town in the province of Limburg in the southeastern Netherlands.
Belfeld (Belvend) is a village in the Dutch province of Limburg.
Bergen (Baerge) is a municipality and a town in the southeastern Netherlands.
Boris (born 3 October 1980), also known as Bo Saris, is a Dutch contemporary soul singer-songwriter.
Brüggen is a municipality in the district of Viersen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
, (named A 430 until the early 1990s) is one of the most used Autobahns in Germany.
is an autobahn in Germany that connects the border to the Netherlands near Venlo in the northwest to the interchange with A 6 near Hockenheim.
In the Netherlands and Belgium, the mayor (burgemeester or bourgmestre) is an appointed government position, whose main responsibility is chairing the executive and legislative councils of a municipality.
Central European Summer Time (CEST), sometime referred also as Central European Daylight Time (CEDT), is the standard clock time observed during the period of summer daylight-saving in those European countries which observe Central European Time (UTC+1) during the other part of the year.
Central European Time (CET), used in most parts of Europe and a few North African countries, is a standard time which is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
Chriet Titulaer (May 9, 1943 – April 23, 2017), born in Hout-Blerick, Venlo, Limburg province, was a Dutch astronomer, television presenter and popular science and technology writer.
Cimpress N.V. is a Dutch company that produces products that can be customized including: printed marketing materials, signage, photo products, embroidered apparel and promotional products.
City rights are a feature of the medieval history of the Low Countries.
In the Netherlands, coffeeshops are establishments where the sale of cannabis for personal consumption by the public is tolerated by the local authorities.
Cologne (Köln,, Kölle) is the largest city in the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the fourth most populated city in Germany (after Berlin, Hamburg, and Munich).
Dave Strijbos (born 8 November 1967) is a Dutch former motocross F.I.M. world champion.
Düsseldorf (Low Franconian, Ripuarian: Düsseldörp), often Dusseldorf in English sources, is the capital city of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the seventh most populous city in Germany. Düsseldorf is an international business and financial centre, renowned for its fashion and trade fairs.
De Koel, also known as Seacon Stadion – De Koel after the main sponsor, is a multi-purpose stadium in Venlo, Netherlands.
The Duchy of Jülich (Herzogtum Jülich; Hertogdom Gulik; Duché de Juliers) comprised a state within the Holy Roman Empire from the 11th to the 18th centuries.
The Eerste Divisie (.
Eindhoven is a municipality and city in the south of the Netherlands, originally at the confluence of the Dommel and Gender streams.
The Eredivisie ("Honour Division" or "Premier Division") is the highest echelon of professional football in the Netherlands.
Evert Dudok (born February 23, 1959 in Venlo, Netherlands) has been the President of EADS Astrium Satellites since June 2007.
The Floriade 2012 was a Dutch horticultural exposition held in Venlo, Netherlands.
Fontys University of Applied Sciences is a Dutch university of applied sciences with over 44.000 students in several campuses located in the southern Netherlands.
Frank Scheffer (born 1956 in Venlo) is a Dutch cinematographer and producer of documentary film, mostly known for his work Conducting Mahler (1996) on the 1995 Mahler Festival in Amsterdam with Claudio Abbado, Riccardo Chailly, Riccardo Muti and Simon Rattle.
Geert Wilders (born 6 September 1963) is a Dutch politician who is the founder and the current leader of the Party for Freedom (Partij voor de Vrijheid – PVV).
Geldern (Gelderen, archaic English: Guelder(s)) is a German–Dutch border city centered in the federal German state of North Rhine-Westphalia.
The Generality Lands, Lands of the Generality or Common Lands (Generaliteitslanden) were about one fifth of the territories of the United Provinces of the Netherlands, that were directly governed by the States-General.
Johann Georg Elser (4 January 1903 – 9 April 1945) was a German worker who planned and carried out an elaborate assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler and other high-ranking Nazi leaders on 8 November 1939 at the Bürgerbräukeller in Munich.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Glenn Corneille (July 13, 1970 in Venlo – August 23, 2005 in Baarn) was a Dutch jazz pianist.
Gorizia (Gorica, colloquially stara Gorica 'old Gorizia'; Görz, Standard Friulian: Gurize; Southeastern Friulian: Guriza; Bisiacco: Gorisia) is a town and comune in northeastern Italy, in the autonomous region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Guelders or Gueldres (Gelre, Geldern) is a historical county, later duchy of the Holy Roman Empire, located in the Low Countries.
Hamm (Latin: Hammona) is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
The Hanseatic League (Middle Low German: Hanse, Düdesche Hanse, Hansa; Standard German: Deutsche Hanse; Latin: Hansa Teutonica) was a commercial and defensive confederation of merchant guilds and market towns in Northwestern and Central Europe.
HAS University of Applied Sciences building's-Hertogenbosch HAS University of Applied Sciences (HAS Hogeschool) is an independent university of applied sciences, specialising in food, agriculture, horticulture, nature and environment.
Henri-Alexis Brialmont (Venlo, 25 May 1821 – Brussels, 21 July 1903), nicknamed The Belgian Vauban after the French architect Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban, was a Belgian army officer, politician and writer of the 19th century, best known as a military architect and designer of fortifications.
Horst aan de Maas (Haos aan de Maos) is a municipality in the southeastern Netherlands, in the province of Limburg.
Hubert Goltz or Goltzius (30 October 1526 – 24 March 1583) was a Renaissance painter, engraver, and printer from the Southern Netherlands.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
Jens Janse, (born 1 July 1986) is a Dutch footballer who last played as a right defender for VVV-Venlo in the Dutch Eredivisie.
Matthieu G.M. "Jeu" Sprengers (24 May 1938, Tegelen – 6 April 2008) was the Dutch chairman of the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) from 2002 until 2008.
Johannes Arnoldus Elizabeth Emmanuel van Nunen (23 December 1945 – 12 May 2010) was a Dutch engineer, management consultant, and Professor of Logistics at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, and expert in the field of logistics, Supply Chain Management and Operations Research.
Johanna Catharina Maria "Jolande" Sap (born May 22, 1963 in Venlo) is a Dutch GreenLeft (GroenLinks) politician and former educator and civil servant.
Jos Luhukay (born 13 June 1963) is a Dutch football manager and former midfielder.
Josephus Andreas Fodor (21 January 1751 – 3 October 1828) was a Dutch violinist and composer of the Classical era.
Junction station usually refers to a railway station situated on or close to a junction where lines to several destinations diverge.
Kaldenkirchen (Kaldekerke) is a town in North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany, situated close to the Dutch border at Venlo.
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Krefeld, also known as Crefeld until 1929, is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Limburg (Dutch and Limburgish: (Nederlands-)Limburg; Limbourg) is the southernmost of the 12 provinces of the Netherlands.
Below are twelve alphabetical lists of cities in the Netherlands ordered by province.
As of January 2018, there are 380 municipalities (Dutch: gemeenten) and 3 public bodies (openbare lichamen), also referred to as special municipalities (bijzondere gemeenten), in the Netherlands.
The following is a list of Playboy Playmates of 1991.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
Lotte Verbeek (born 24 June 1982) is a Dutch actress, dancer and model.
Maastricht (Limburgish: Mestreech; French: Maestricht; Spanish: Mastrique) is a city and a municipality in the southeast of the Netherlands.
Maastricht University (abbreviated as UM; Universiteit Maastricht) is a public university in Maastricht, Netherlands.
Maico Gerritsen (born 21 March 1986 in Venlo) is a Dutch footballer who played for VVV-Venlo in the Dutch Eerste Divisie.
Mönchengladbach is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Menno, Baron van Coehoorn (March 1641 – 17 March 1704) was a Dutch soldier and engineer regarded as one of the most significant figures in Dutch military history.
The Meuse (la Meuse; Walloon: Moûze) or Maas (Maas; Maos or Maas) is a major European river, rising in France and flowing through Belgium and the Netherlands before draining into the North Sea.
Michael Evans (born July 21, 1976 in Venlo, Netherlands) is a Dutch retired footballer.
In the Netherlands the municipal council (Dutch: gemeenteraad) is the elected assembly of the municipality.
Museum van Bommel van Dam is a Dutch museum of modern art in Venlo in the southeast Netherlands.
The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.
Nettetal is a municipality in the district of Viersen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Nijmegen (Nijmeegs: Nimwegen), historically anglicized as Nimeguen, is a municipality and a city in the Dutch province of Gelderland.
North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen,, commonly shortened to NRW) is the most populous state of Germany, with a population of approximately 18 million, and the fourth largest by area.
Océ, a Canon company, is a Netherlands-based company that develops, manufactures and sells printing and copying hardware and related software.
Office Depot, Inc. is an American office supply retailing company headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, United States.
The Party for Freedom (Partij voor de Vrijheid, PVV) is a Dutch nationalist and right-wing populist political party in the Netherlands.
Paulus Henrique Benedictus "Paul" Cox (16 April 194018 June 2016) was a Dutch-Australian filmmaker, who has been recognized as "Australia's most prolific film auteur".
Paul van der Sterren (born 17 March 1956 in Venlo, Netherlands) is a Dutch chess grandmaster.
Peel en Maas has been a new municipality in the southeastern Netherlands since 1 January 2010.
The People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie, VVD) is a conservative-liberal political party in the Netherlands.
Postal codes in the Netherlands, known as postcodes, are alphanumeric, consisting of four digits followed by two uppercase letters.
There are currently twelve provinces of the Netherlands, representing the administrative layer between the national government and the local municipalities, with responsibility for matters of subnational or regional importance.
Rick Hoogendorp (born 12 January 1975 in Blerick, Limburg) is a former football striker from the Netherlands.
Roermond (Remunj) is a city, a municipality, and a diocese in the southeastern part of the Netherlands.
The Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (Dutch: Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut or KNMI) is the Dutch national weather forecasting service, which has its headquarters in De Bilt, in the province of Utrecht, Netherlands.
The Ruhr (Ruhrgebiet), or the Ruhr district, Ruhr region, Ruhr area or Ruhr valley, is a polycentric urban area in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Sicherheitsdienst (Security Service), full title Sicherheitsdienst des Reichsführers-SS (Security Service of the Reichsführer-SS), or SD, was the intelligence agency of the SS and the Nazi Party in Nazi Germany.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
Straelen is a municipality in the district of Cleves, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Tegelen (Tegele) is a city district of the municipality of Venlo, situated in the Netherlands.
Telephone numbers in the Netherlands are administered by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation of the Netherlands and may be grouped into three general categories: geographical numbers, non-geographical numbers, and numbers for public services.
Antoine Pierre Cornelis "Teun" van Dijck (born 13 September 1963) is a Dutch politician and former management consultant, restaurateur and civil servant.
The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered approximately 6 million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The Venlo Incident was a covert German Sicherheitsdienst (SD-Security Service) operation, in the course of which two British Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) agents were abducted on the outskirts of the town of Venlo, the Netherlands, on 9 November 1939.
Venlo railway station is located in Venlo, the Netherlands.
Viersen is the capital of the district of Viersen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
VVV-Venlo (VVV stands for Venlose Voetbal Vereniging) is a football club from Venlo, Netherlands, playing in the Eredivisie.
Will Sanders (born 1965) is a classical horn player, conductor, and music school professor.
Xanten (Lower Franconian Santen) is a town in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.