Geologist. He renounced his vows as a Jesuit priest to follow his scientific interests.
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Inaugurated in 1903 in square du Souvenir this statue was shunted to its curr...
Botanist. Actual, Flemish name: Rembert Dodoens. Author of the "Cruydeboek" ...
Born Luxembourg. Botanist, orchid specialist, explored central and south Ame...
Born Ghent. Scientist (mathematics, astronomy, meteorology, anthropology, s...
Chemist, Industrialist, Belgian. At age 23 Ernest and his brother Alfred de...
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.