Timeline Rijmpje van Woerkom
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About the surname Van Woerkom
Historical context (based on day of marriage August 27, 1908)
- The temperature on August 27, 1908 was between 13.5 °C and 19.2 °C and averaged 16.1 °C. There was 1.3 mm of rain. There was 1.9 hours of sunshine (14%). The average windspeed was 4 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the southwest. Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands)
- Koningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
- In The Netherlands , there was from August 17, 1905 to February 11, 1908 the cabinet De Meester, with Mr. Th. de Meester (unie-liberaal) as prime minister.
- In The Netherlands , there was from February 12, 1908 to August 29, 1913 the cabinet Heemskerk, with Mr. Th. Heemskerk (AR) as prime minister.
- In the year 1908: Source: Wikipedia
- The Netherlands had about 5.7 million citizens.
- Fantasmagorie, the first animated cartoon, realized by Émile Cohl, is shown in Paris.
- For the first time, a ball is dropped in New York City's Times Square to signify the start of the New Year at midnight.
- Child Emperor Pu Yi ascends the Chinese throne at the age of two