Subject

King Albert I

Person   Born 8/4/1875 Died 17/2/1934

Categories: Royalty

Born Brussels. Died at Marche-les-Dames in a mountain-climbing accident. He was greatly respected for his action during WWI - he took up position with the small Belgian army and fought with the British and French at Ypres. He was greatly mourned.

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Albert I at place de l'Albertine

This statue, inaugurated in 1951, also exists at Ostend. The memorial to Alb...

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Albert I in ave du Parc

The sculptor has given his name and a date which could be 1959 or 1952. This...

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Albert I in place Royale

King Albert was born   in this palace on 8 April 1875

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King Albert I near the lakes

Inaugurated May 1963 by the "Veterans of King Albert" (indicated by the "F.N....

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Mont des Arts

The Mont des Arts conceived by Leopold II started in the reign of Leopold I...

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