Capital and largest city of the province of Flemish Brabant in the Flemish Region of Belgium.- Leuven
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The Old University of Leuven (or of Louvain) is the name historians give to the university, or studium generale, founded in Leuven, Brabant (then part of the Burgundian Netherlands, now part of Belgium), in 1425.
Town in Belgium.
It is a borough of the city of Leuven.
One of the three regions of Belgium—alongside the Walloon Region and the Brussels-Capital Region.
State of the Holy Roman Empire established in 1183.
The four capitals were Leuven, Brussels, Antwerp and 's-Hertogenbosch.
River in central Belgium, left tributary of the Rupel.
The most important cities along the Dyle are (starting from the source) Ottignies, Wavre, Leuven and Mechelen, the last of which is often called the 'Dijlestad' (Dyle City).
Flemish painter in the Early Netherlandish tradition.
He was born in Leuven.
Early Netherlandish painter.
He worked in Leuven from 1457 (or possibly earlier) until his death in 1475.
Stella Artois is a pilsner beer, first brewed in 1926 by Brouwerij Artois in Leuven, Belgium.
16th-century geographer, cosmographer and cartographer from the County of Flanders.
This period of persecution is probably the major factor in his move from Catholic Leuven (Louvain) to a more tolerant Duisburg, in the Holy Roman Empire, where he lived for the last thirty years of his life.
Flemish Catholic philologist, philosopher, and humanist.
He taught at the universities in Jena, Leiden, and Leuven.