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Aarschot is a city and municipality in the province of Flemish Brabant, in Flanders, Belgium.
In historiography, ancient Rome is Roman civilization from the founding of the city of Rome in the 8th century BC to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD, encompassing the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and Roman Empire until the fall of the western empire.
Antwerp (Antwerpen, Anvers) is a city in Belgium, and is the capital of Antwerp province in Flanders.
Antwerp (Antwerpen) is the northernmost province both of the Flemish Region, also called Flanders, and of Belgium.
The Arrondissement of Sint-Niklaas is one of the six administrative arrondissements in the Province of East Flanders, Belgium.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Asterix Avo is a Belgian women's volleyball club based in Kieldrecht (Beveren).
Baptism (from the Greek noun βάπτισμα baptisma; see below) is a Christian sacrament of admission and adoption, almost invariably with the use of water, into Christianity.
Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe bordered by France, the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg.
Beveren is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders.
A bunker is a defensive military fortification designed to protect people or valued materials from falling bombs or other attacks.
Christian Democratic and Flemish (Dutch: Christen-Democratisch en Vlaams, CD&V) is a Christian democratic Flemish political party in Belgium.
The County of Flanders (Graafschap Vlaanderen, Comté de Flandre) was a historic territory in the Low Countries.
Doel is a subdivision of the municipality of Beveren in the Flemish province of East-Flanders.
Dominique Cornu (born 10 October 1985, in Beveren) is a Belgian retired road and track cyclist from Flanders, who competed professionally between 2005 and 2015.
Duke of Burgundy (duc de Bourgogne) was a title borne by the rulers of the Duchy of Burgundy, a small portion of traditional lands of Burgundians west of river Saône which in 843 was allotted to Charles the Bald's kingdom of West Franks.
The Dutch language is a West Germanic language, spoken by around 23 million people as a first language (including the population of the Netherlands where it is the official language, and about sixty percent of Belgium where it is one of the three official languages) and by another 5 million as a second language.
East Flanders (Dutch: Oost-Vlaanderen, (Province de) Flandre-Orientale, Ostflandern) is a province of Flanders, one of the three regions of Belgium.
Feudalism was a combination of legal and military customs in medieval Europe that flourished between the 9th and 15th centuries.
Freethiel Stadion is a multi-use stadium in Beveren, Belgium.
The French Revolution (Révolution française) was a period of far-reaching social and political upheaval in France and its colonies that lasted from 1789 until 1799.
Ghent (Gent; Gand) is a city and a municipality in the Flemish Region of Belgium.
The Goubau family was an important noble family of Antwerp, many of its members are related to other important families.
Hulst is a municipality and city in southwestern Netherlands in the east of Zeelandic Flanders.
Julie Gould (born 15 February 1989) is a Welsh swimmer.
Koninklijke Sportkring Beveren (Royal Sporting Club of Beveren) is a Belgian association football club from the town of Beveren in East Flanders.
Cortewalle Castle (Kasteel Cortewalle) is a moated castle in Beveren in East Flanders, Belgium.
Kathleen Smet (born 19 January 1970 in Beveren) is an athlete from Belgium who competes in triathlon, becoming European champion in 2000 and 2002.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Kruibeke is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders.
Louis I (– 26 August 1346, ruled 1322–1346) was Count of Flanders, Nevers and Rethel.
Melsele is a small town in the municipality of Beveren located in the Belgian province of East Flanders.
Belgium comprises 589 municipalities (gemeenten; communes; Gemeinden) grouped into five provinces in each of two regions and into a third region, the Brussels-Capital Region, comprising 19 municipalities that do not belong to a province.
The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.
The Normans (Norman: Normaunds; Normands; Normanni) were the people who, in the 10th and 11th centuries, gave their name to Normandy, a region in France.
The 1953 North Sea flood was a major flood caused by a heavy storm that occurred on the night of Saturday, 31 January 1953 and morning of Sunday, 1 February 1953.
A nuclear power plant or nuclear power station is a thermal power station in which the heat source is a nuclear reactor.
An oceanic or highland climate, also known as a marine or maritime climate, is the Köppen classification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers (relative to their latitude) and cool winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range and few extremes of temperature, with the exception for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates.
A polder is a low-lying tract of land enclosed by dikes that form an artificial hydrological entity, meaning it has no connection with outside water other than through manually operated devices.
The Port of Antwerp in Flanders, Belgium, is a port in the heart of Europe accessible to capesize ships.
The country of Belgium is divided into three regions.
A puppet is an object, often resembling a human, animal or mythical figure, that is animated or manipulated by a person called a puppeteer.
Road bicycle racing is the cycle sport discipline of road cycling, held on paved roads.
The Royal Meteorological Institute of Belgium (French: Institut Royal Météorologique de Belgique or IRM; Dutch: Koninklijk Meteorologisch Instituut van België or KMI) is a Belgian federal institute engaged in scientific research in the field of meteorology.
The Scheldt (l'Escaut, Escô, Schelde) is a long river in northern France, western Belgium and the southwestern part of the Netherlands.
Sint-Gillis-Waas (French: Saint-Gilles-Waes) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders.
Sint-Niklaas (French: Saint-Nicolas) is a Belgian city and municipality located in the Flemish province of East Flanders.
Swimming is an individual or team sport that requires the use of ones arms and legs to move the body through water.
Temse is a municipality on the left side of the River Scheldt in East Flanders, Belgium.
Track cycling is a bicycle racing sport usually held on specially built banked tracks or velodromes (but many events are held at older velodromes where the track banking is relatively shallow) using track bicycles.
A triathlon is a multiple-stage competition involving the completion of three continuous and sequential endurance disciplines.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Valère Joseph Jules Gille (born Anderlecht, 3 May 1867, died Haasdonk, 1 June 1950) was a Belgian poet.
A vassal is a person regarded as having a mutual obligation to a lord or monarch, in the context of the feudal system in medieval Europe.
Verrebroek is a town and deelgemeente in the municipality of Beveren in East Flanders, Belgium.
The Waasland is a Belgian region.
Wilfried van Moer (born 1 March 1945, Beveren-Waas) is a former Belgian football player who won the Belgian Golden Shoe three times, first in 1966 while at Antwerp then in 1969 and in 1970 while at Standard Liège.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
Zeeland (Zeelandic: Zeêland, historical English exonym Zealand) is the westernmost and least populous province of the Netherlands.
Zwijndrecht is both a village and a municipality located in the Flemish province of Antwerp, in Belgium.