Willem Christiaan Werdmuller von Elgg

15 December 1907–20 October 1983 (Age 75)

The Life of Willem Christiaan

When Willem Christiaan Werdmuller von Elgg was born on 15 December 1907, in Indonesia, his father, Rudolf Otto Eugène Gustav Albert Werdmüller von Elgg, was 37 and his mother, Christina Wilhelmina Gordon, was 29. He married Lucy Hagenbeek on 19 September 1928, in Malang, East Java, Indonesia. He died on 20 October 1983, in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 75.

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Willem Christiaan Werdmuller von Elgg
Lucy Hagenbeek
Marriage: 19 September 1928

Spouse and Children

19 September 1928
Malang, East Java, Indonesia

Parents and Siblings

    Rudolf Otto Eugène Gustav Albert Werdmüller von Elgg





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World Events (8)

1914 · WWI and the Netherlands

Age 7

During WWI, the Netherlands declared that they were neutral and stayed so during the war.
1919 · Openbare Bibliotheek

Age 12

The Amsterdam Public Library (known as Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam) is an organization of various public libraries. The first of these opened on February 8, 1919. There had been protests beforehand, as the elites were concerned that incorrect ideas would corrupt the minds of the community. Regardless, the first public reading room opened in 1919 and libraries spread across the city in subsequent years.

Age 21

Amsterdam, Netherlands hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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  • Prisoner of War card - Japan

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