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Abraham Kuyper

Personal data
Date of birth29 October 1837
Place of birthMaassluis, Netherlands
Date of death8 November 1920(age 83)
Place of deathThe Hague, Netherlands
Birth nameAbraham Kuijper
Political partyARP
SpouseJohanna Hendrika Schaay
Alma materLeiden University
OccupationTheologian, Journalist, Minister
ReligionReformed Protestant
Prime Minister of the Netherlands
In office1 August 1901 - 17 August 1905
MonarchQueen Wilhelmina
Succeeded byTheodoor de Meester
Preceded byNicolaas Pierson

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Abraham Kuijper (Maassluis, 29 October 1837 Den Haag, 8 November 1920) generally known as Abraham Kuyper, was a Dutch politician, journalist, statesman and theologian. He founded the Anti-Revolutionary Party and was prime minister of the Netherlands between 1901 and 1905.


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