Physics professor at Brussels University, inventor in 1832 of the phénakistiscope, an early form of cinema.
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Inaugurated 21 June 1996 to mark cinema’s centenary and to pay homage to Jose...
The composers of the text on this plaque seem to have taken their cue from so...
Auguste Lumière: born 19 October 1862, died 10 April 1954 Louis Lumière: bor...
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.