Inter communal water supply
Nestor de Tière
The Senne covered over - started
Second century of film
General Delobbe
The First 2 Belgian Flags
Lucien Jottrand

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Jacques Brel

Jacques Brel

Born Brussels. Songwriter/singer of French chanson. Died of lung cancer in Bobigny, in the suburbs of Paris. Is buried on the Island of Hiva Oa in the Marquesas, French Polynesia. Click on exte...

Person, Music, Poetry & Song, Seriously Famous

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Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë

English novel writer.Charlotte’s first novel, "The Professor" was based on her experiences while in Brussels. She and her sister Emily enrolled at Pensionnat Heger, first to learn French and Germa...

Person, Literature, Seriously Famous, United Kingdom

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Emily Brontë

Emily Brontë

English novel writer

Person, Literature, Seriously Famous, United Kingdom

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Lord Byron

Lord Byron

Referenced on five memorials in London.

Person, Exile, Poetry & Song, Seriously Famous, United Kingdom

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Grand Place

Grand Place

You will often see this written as "Grand' Place". That's because it should correctly be "Grande Place" but the "e" has been dropped. Everything else you might want to know about the Grand Place...

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