Henk Hofstra

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Henk Hofstra
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Member of the House of Representatives
In office
20 March 1959 – 1 January 1961
Minister of Finance
In office
13 October 1956 – 22 December 1958
Prime Minister Willem Drees
Preceded by Johan van de Kieft
Succeeded by Jelle Zijlstra
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
30 October 1946 – 13 October 1956
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
20 November 1945 – 4 June 1946
Personal details
Born Hendrik Jan Hofstra
(1904-09-28)28 September 1904
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died 16 February 1999(1999-02-16) (aged 94)
Wassenaar, Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Political party Social Democratic Workers' Party (1933-1946)
Labour Party (from 1946)
Spouse(s) Willemine Odilia Petri
Alma mater University of Amsterdam (LL.M.)
Occupation Politician
Civil servant
Jurist
Author
Professor
Religion Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Remonstrants

Hendrik Jan "Henk" Hofstra (28 September 1904 – 16 February 1999) was a Dutch politician of the Social Democratic Workers' Party (SDAP) until the party became the Labour Party (PvdA).[1]

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Government offices
Preceded by
Johan van de Kieft
Minister of Finance
1956-1958
Succeeded by
Jelle Zijlstra