Wim Kok facts for kids
|Prime Minister of the Netherlands|
August 22, 1994 – July 22, 2002
|Preceded by||Ruud Lubbers|
|Succeeded by||Jan Peter Balkenende|
Willem Kok, Jr.
September 29, 1938
|Died||20 October 2018
|Political party||Labour Party|
|Spouse(s)||Rita Roukema (1965–2018)|
|Children||André (born 1962)
|Alma mater||Nyenrode Business Universiteit (Honorary degree)
University of Münster (Honorary degree)
Trade Union Leader
Willem "Wim" Kok (September 29, 1938 – October 20, 2018) was a politician and former trade unionist from the Netherlands. He represented the Labour Party (PvdA). He served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from August 22, 1994 until July 22, 2002.
Kok was born in Bergambacht in South Holland.
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Wim Kok as Parliamentary leader of the PvdA in the House of Representatives of the Netherlands in 1988.
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