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Old 05-03-2014, 05:54 AM
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Leopold I advised Queen Victoria to marry his nephew Albert and it was a good Choice.
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Old 05-03-2014, 08:50 PM
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Leopold I advised Queen Victoria to marry his nephew Albert and it was a good Choice.
Maria-Olivia, I agree. King Leopold gave excellent advice to Victoria.
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Good gracious can we all agree that that was one good looking man. Rarely do you find dead historical figures who are that handsome.
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At the Chapel of the Compiègne Castle i visited. Much smaller than on the Painting.
Kins Leopold I ,last word was Nein, because his daughter in law Princess Marie Henriette wanted him to die Catholic.
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With the opening of the railway line between Brussels and Mechelen on May 5, 1835, one of King Leopold I's hopes, which was to build the first railway in continental Europe, became a reality.
I think i just had a deja-vu: you already posted thus as post #47 in this thread
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