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Died when: 69 years 201 days
Star Sign: Aquarius
Hendrik Karel Jan "Henk" Beernink (2 February 1910 – 22 August 1979) was a Dutch politician of the defunct Christian Historical Union (CHU) party now merged into the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA) party and jurist. Beernink was a member of the House of Representatives from 1946 to 1967 and from 1963 also Parliamentary leader. In 1958 he succeeded Hendrik Tilanus as Party Chairman. From 1967 to 1971 he was Minister of the Interior in the De Jong cabinet. He was also town clerk of Rijswijk.