History of Luxembourg
The history of Luxembourg refers to the history of the country of Luxembourg and its geographical area.Although the recorded history of Luxembourg can be traced back to Roman times, the history of Lux...
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Seventeen Provinces - 1555 map
Map of the Seventeen Provinces (1555)
Celtic Luxembourg
Celtic Luxembourg existed during the period from roughly 600 BC until 100 AD, when the Celts inhabited what is now the territory of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Their culture was well developed, esp...
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Burgundian Netherlands
In the history of the Low Countries, the Burgundian Netherlands (French: Pays-Bas Bourguignons, Dutch: Bourgondische Nederlanden, Luxembourgish: Burgundeschen Nidderlanden, Walloon: B...
Capetian dynasty
The Capetian dynasty /kəˈpiːʃ(i)ən/, also known as the House of France, is a dynasty of Frankish origin, founded by Hugh Capet. It is among the largest and oldest European royal houses, consisting of ...
Duchy of Luxembourg
The Duchy of Luxembourg (Luxembourgish: Lëtzebuerg, German: Luxemburg) was a state of the Holy Roman Empire, the ancestral homeland of the noble House of Luxembourg. The House of Luxemburg, no...
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Germania Inferior
Germania Inferior was a Roman province located on the west bank of the Rhine. According to Ptolemy (2.9), Germania Inferior included the Rhine from its mouth up to the mouth of the Obringa, a river id...
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List of Governors of the Habsburg Netherlands
The Governor (Dutch: Landvoogd) or Governor-General (Gouverneur-Generaal) ruled the Habsburg Netherlands as a representative of the Counts of Burgundy (until 1549), the Kings of Castile (1556-1706...
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Military history of Luxembourg
The military history of Luxembourg is central to the formation of Luxembourg as a nation from its formation around Luxembourg Castle in 963. A place of strategic military significance, Luxembourg had ...
Seventeen Provinces
The Seventeen Provinces was a term applied to the Imperial states of the Habsburg Netherlands in the 15th and 16th century. They roughly covered the Low Countries, i.e. the current Netherlands, Belgiu...
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Anthony I, Count of Ligny
Anthony I, Count of Ligny (1450 – 1519) was the youngest son of Louis de Luxembourg, Count of Saint-Pol and his wife, Jeanne de Bar, Countess of Marle and Soissons. In 1482, he inherit...
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Beatrice of Bourbon, Queen of Bohemia
Beatrice of Bourbon (1320 – 23 December 1383) was a French noblewoman. A member of the House of Bourbon, she was by marriage Queen of Bohemia and Countess of Luxembourg.She was the youngest daughter o...
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Escors
Escors, Escorz or de Cors, is a family name of French-Navarrese origin belonging to an ancient lineage of the nobility of the Kingdoms of Navarre and France, whose coat of arms are recorded in the "Co...
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Benelux
Benelux (Dutch: Benelux Unie; French: Union Benelux) is a union of states comprising three neighbouring countries in midwestern Europe: Belgium, the Netherlands...
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Constituent Assembly of Luxembourg
The Constituent Assembly of Luxembourg was a constituent assembly called in 1848 in Luxembourg to write and pass a new national constitution.The Grand Duchy had been administratively separate from the...
House of Artois
The House of Artois was a cadet branch of the Capetian dynasty, descended from Louis VIII the Lion, King of France, through his younger son, Robert (1216 † 1250). Robert received the County of Artois ...