List of mayors of Amsterdam

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Below is a list of Mayors (burgemeesters) of Amsterdam, capital city of the Netherlands. In 1824, it was decided only one person could govern the cities of The Hague and Amsterdam at a time. Mayors of Dutch municipalities are appointed by the municipal council after acceptation of the King's Commissioner of the province.[1]

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15th century

16th century

17th century

18th century

19th century

20th century

List of Mayors of Amsterdam since 1957

Mayor Term of office Party
Gijs van Hall Gijs van Hall
(1904–1977)
1 February 1957 –
1 July 1967
(10 years, 150 days)
[Dismissed]
Labour Party
P. J. Koets P. J. Koets
(1901–1995)
1 July 1967 –
1 August 1967
(31 days)
[Ad interim]
Labour Party
Ivo Samkalden Dr.
Ivo Samkalden
(1912–1995)
1 August 1967 –
1 June 1977
(9 years, 304 days)
Labour Party
Louis Kuijpers Louis Kuijpers
(1920–2000)
1 June 1977 –
15 June 1977
(14 days)
[Ad interim]
Labour Party
Wim Polak Wim Polak
(1924–1999)
15 June 1977 –
1 June 1983
(5 years, 351 days)
[2]
Labour Party
Enneüs Heerma Enneüs Heerma
(1944–1999)
1 June 1983 –
16 June 1983
(15 days)
[Ad interim]
[3]
Christian Democratic Appeal
Ed van Thijn Ed van Thijn
(born 1934)
16 June 1983 –
18 January 1994
(10 years, 216 days)
[Res] [Note]
[4]
Labour Party
Frank de Grave Frank de Grave
(born 1955)
18 January 1994 –
1 June 1994
(134 days)
[Acting]
[5]
People's Party for
Freedom and Democracy
Schelto Patijn Dr.
Schelto Patijn
(1936–2007)
1 June 1994 –
1 January 2001
(6 years, 214 days)
[6]
Labour Party
Guusje ter Horst Dr.
Guusje ter Horst
(born 1952)
1 January 2001 –
15 January 2001
(14 days)
[Ad interim]
[7]
Labour Party
Job Cohen Dr.
Job Cohen
(born 1947)
15 January 2001 –
12 March 2010
(9 years, 56 days)
[Res] [Note]
[8]
Labour Party
Lodewijk Asscher Dr.
Lodewijk Asscher
(born 1974)
12 March 2010 –
7 July 2010
(117 days)
[Acting]
[9]
Labour Party
Eberhard van der Laan Eberhard van der Laan
(1955–2017)
7 July 2010 –
5 October 2017
(7 years, 90 days)
[Died]
[10][11][12]
Labour Party
Kajsa Ollongren Jonkvrouw
Kajsa Ollongren
(born 1967)
5 October 2017 –
26 October 2017
(21 days)
[Ad interim] [Note]
[13][14]
Democrats 66
Eric van der Burg Eric van der Burg
(born 1965)
26 October 2017 –
4 December 2017
(39 days)
[Ad interim]
People's Party for
Freedom and Democracy
Jozias van Aartsen Jozias van Aartsen
(born 1947)
4 December 2017 –
Incumbent
(199 days)
[Acting]
[15]
People's Party for
Freedom and Democracy
Res Resigned.
Acting Served as designated acting mayor.
Ad interim Served ad interim as Deputy Mayor.
Dismissed Removed from office.
Died Died in office.
Note Resigned after appointed as Minister of the Interior.
Note Resigned when he was running for the position of Leader of the Labour Party.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 19 June 2009. Retrieved 6 September 2009. 
  2. ^ (in Dutch) "W. (Wim) Polak". Parlement & Politiek. 
  3. ^ (in Dutch) "Drs. E. (Enneüs) Heerma". Parlement & Politiek. 
  4. ^ (in Dutch) "Drs. E. (Ed) van Thijn". Parlement & Politiek. 
  5. ^ (in Dutch) "Mr. F.H.G. (Frank) de Grave". Parlement & Politiek. 
  6. ^ (in Dutch) "Dr. S. (Schelto) Patijn". Parlement & Politiek. 
  7. ^ (in Dutch) "Dr. J. (Guusje) ter Horst". Parlement & Politiek. 
  8. ^ (in Dutch) "Mr.Dr. M.J. (Job) Cohen". Parlement & Politiek. 
  9. ^ (in Dutch) "Mr.Dr. L.F. (Lodewijk) Asscher". Parlement & Politiek. 
  10. ^ (in Dutch) "Mr. E.E. (Eberhard) van der Laan". Parlement & Politiek. 
  11. ^ Van der Laan is ziek gemeld maar niet afgetreden, volkskrant.nl (in Dutch).
  12. ^ Met deze brief neemt Van der Laan afscheid van Amsterdam, parool.nl (in Dutch).
  13. ^ (in Dutch) "Jkvr.Drs. K.H. (Kajsa) Ollongren". Parlement & Politiek. 
  14. ^ https://www.ad.nl/binnenland/van-der-laan-schrijft-afscheidsbrief-aan-amsterdammers-vaarwel~a698c928/
  15. ^ (in Dutch) "J.J. (Jozias) van Aartsen". Parlement & Politiek. 
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