Namesakes

Dutch Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Hendrik Colijn   1925-1926; 1933-1939  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 physics
(physics) Hendrik Lorentz   1902  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 comedian/actor
John Kraaijkamp, Sr. (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1925-2011  
Notable Athletes: 2 rugby, 1 cricket
(rugby) Henno Mentz (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1979-  
(rugby) Hendrik Tui   1987-  
(cricket) Henno Jordaan (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1988-  
Notable Journalists: 1 print
(print) Kick Geudeker (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1901-1977  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 astronomer, 1 physicist
Hendrik Lorentz   1853-1928  
Jan Oort (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1900-1992  
Notable Writers: 1 author
Hendrik van Veldeke   c. 1150-c. 1184  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 silver
(silver) Haas Visser 't Hooft (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1928   field hockey  
(bronze) Hendrik Toonen   1976   water polo  
Other Leaders: 1 president
President Toomas Hendrik Ilves   2006-2016   Estonia  
Other Royalty: 5 princes, 1 prince consort
Hendrik of the Netherlands   1820-1879   Netherlands  
Maurits of the Netherlands (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1843-1850   Netherlands  
Willem, Prince of Orange (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1849-1879   Netherlands  
Alexander, Prince of Orange (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1879-1884   Netherlands  
Heinrich of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1901-1934   Netherlands  
Maurits of Orange-Nassau (a.k.a. Hendrik)   1968-   Netherlands