Sloten, Amsterdam

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Sloten (Template:IPA-nl; Template:Coord) is a village in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Amsterdam, and lies about 6 km west of the city centre.<ref name='ANWB'>ANWB Topografische Atlas Nederland, Topografische Dienst and ANWB, 2005.</ref>

Sloten was a separate municipality until 1921.

During the 1928 Summer Olympics, it hosted the rowing events.

Notable people

  • Andreas Peter Cornelius Sol



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