League of the Rhine
The League of the Rhine (also known as the Erste Rheinbund, First Rhine-Bund; or the Rheinische Allianz - Rhenish Alliance) was a defensive union of more than 50 German princes and their cities along ...
Liège Wars
The Wars of Liège were a series of three rebellions by the Prince-Bishopric of Liège, in the town of Liège in modern-day Belgium, against the expanding Duchy of Burgundy between 1465 and 1468. On each...
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Joyous Entry of 1356
The Joyous Entry of 1356 (Dutch: Blijde Intrede, Blijde Inkomst, or Blijde Intocht, French: Joyeuse Entrée) into Brussels is the charter of liberties granted to the Duchy of Brabant following the dea...
Joyous Entry of 1356 - Wikipedia
Spa witch trial
The Spa witch trial took place in the city of Spa in present day Belgium, in 1616. It was one of the larger and more known of the witch trials in Belgium. It led to the execution of ten women, and pos...
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...
Covering of the Senne
The covering of the Senne (French: Voûtement de la Senne, Dutch: Overwelving van de Zenne) was the covering and later diverting of the main river of Brussels, and the construction of public bu...
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Battle of Fleurus (1794)
4°32′E / 50.483°N 4.533°E / 50.483; 4.533 The Battle of Fleurus, on 26 June 1794, was a major engagement between the army of the First French Republic, under General Jean-Bapt...
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Belgian colonial empire
The Belgian colonial empire (French: Empire colonial belge; Dutch: Belgische koloniale rijk) comprised three colonies controlled by Belgium between 1885 and 1962: Belgian Con...
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Agusta scandal
The Agusta scandal or Agusta affair (French: Affaire Agusta, Dutch: Agustaschandaal), alternatively known as the Agusta-Dassault Case (French: Case Agusta-Dassault, Dutch: Zaak Agusta-...