Emile Vandervelde
Albert Edouard Janssen
Ixelles personnel, WW2 - b
Jean Druart
Palace of the Dukes of Brabant
CCC bombings
Jean-Jules Linden

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Lucien Jottrand

Lucien Jottrand

Died 17/12/1877, 141 years ago

Born Brussels.

Person, Journalism & Publishing, Nat. Congress - Initial Member, Politics & Administration

1 memorial

King Leopold II

King Leopold II

Died 17/12/1909, 109 years ago

Leopold's cruel exploitation of the Congo was carried out in his name and under his instruction. It seems nobody can find anything nice to say about Leopold II. A society lady is quoted as descr...

Person, Colonisation, Royalty, Congo

9 memorials

Marguerite Yourcenar

Marguerite Yourcenar

Died 17/12/1987, 31 years ago

Anagram and pseudonym of Marguerite Cleenewerck de Crayencour. Born in Brussels, of a Franco-Belgian family and normally considered French. Click on external link for more information.

Person, Literature, France

1 memorial

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