Charles Quint, born Ghent, inherited most of Europe by the age of 20. Ruled the Netherlands (including what was to become Belgium) 1515 -1555.
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The plaque gives a labelled diagrammatic representation of the clock.
King from 1993
Daughter of Emperor Charles VI of Austria. Wife of Francis I. Francis was g...
Peter became Tsar at aged 10 when his brother Fedor died. As a young man he ...
Mad, bad and dangerous to know.
You have nothing to lose but your chains!
Nurse who helped soldiers escape from occupied Belgium during WW1.
Fell in love in Brussels.