Stroop

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Stroop is a Dutch surname. Notable people with the name include:

  • John Ridley Stroop (1897–1973), American psychologist, after whom the Stroop effect was named
  • Jürgen Stroop (1895–1952), German SS commander responsible for the liquidation of the Warsaw Ghetto; executed for war crimes
  • Paul D. Stroop (1904–1995), officer of the United States Navy and a naval aviator