War of the Succession of Flanders and Hainault
The War of the Flemish Succession was a series of feudal conflicts in the mid-thirteenth century between the children of Margaret II, Countess of Flanders. They concerned the succession to the two cou...
Christina the Astonishing
Christina the Astonishing (c.1150 – 24 July 1224), also known as Christina Mirabilis, was a Christian holy-woman born in Brustem (near Sint-Truiden, Belgium). She was considered a saint in her o...
Carasaus
Carasaus (fl. c. 1240–60) was a Belgian trouvère, five of whose works survive. His career can be dated because he dedicates two grand chants (Fine amours m'envoie and Puis que j'ai chançon meüe)...
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Willem die Madocke maecte
Willem die Madoc maecte (c.1200–c.1250) ("William-who-made-the-Madoc") is the traditional designation of the author of Van den vos Reynaerde, a Middle Dutch version of the story of Reynard the Fox.
Burgundian Netherlands
In the history of the Low Countries, the Burgundian Netherlands (French: Pays-Bas Bourguignons, Dutch: Bourgondische Nederlanden, Luxembourgish: Burgundeschen Nidderlanden, Walloon: B...
Mathilda of Dendermonde
Matilda of Dendermonde (died 14 April 1224) was a Belgian noblewoman. She was a daughter of Walter II of Dendermonde and his wife, Adela of Buischeure. She was the heiress of Dendermonde and a peer ...
Hugo d'Oignies
Hugo of Oignies, C.R.S.A., (French: Hugo d'Oignies, before 1187 in Walcourt – c. 1240 in Oignies) was a lay brother of Oignies Priory. He was a metalworker and painter and is the last of the...
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Heinrich Baten
Heinrich Baten or Bate (fl. late 13th century) was a German astronomer.Baten was from Mechelen, and is known almost entirely for a 1290 work of his, De erroribus tabularum Alphonsi, which pointed out ...
Baldwin of Avesnes
Baldwin of Avesnes (September 1219 in Oizy – 10 April 1295 in Avesnes) was a son of Bouchard IV of Avesnes and his wife, Margaret II of Flanders. His parents' marriage was later declared illega...
Timeline of Burgundian and Habsburg acquisitions in the Low Countries
Around the 13th and early 14th century, various Dutch cities became so important that they started playing a major role in the political and economical affairs of their respective fiefs.At the same ti...
Timeline of Burgundian and Habsburg acquisitions in the Low Countries - Wikipedia