Namesakes

Dutch Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
Gerrit Schimmelpenninck   1848  
Gerrit de Vries   1872-1874  
Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Gerrit Tromp   1970   Jan, Jans en de kinderen  
Notable Athletes: 1 chess, 1 driving
(chess) Kick Langeweg (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1937-  
(driving) Giedo van der Garde (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1985-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
(television) Robert Long (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1943-2006  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Robert Long (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1943-2006     
Notable Politicians and Statespeople: 4 politicians
Gerrit Braks   1933-2017  
Gert Schutte (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1939-  
Gerrit Zalm   1952-  
Kees van der Staaij (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1968-  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 astronomer
Gerard Kuiper (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1905-1973  
Notable Writers: 1 author/poet
Gerrit Komrij   1944-2012  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 silver
(silver) Gerrit Voorting   1948   cycling - road  
(bronze) Evert Kroon (a.k.a. Gerrit)   1976   water polo