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Random History of Belgium

The Random history of #Belgium is a #historypodcast where we tell you about an event, company, person or cultural phenomenon that was important in our history.
This podcast deals with subjects in a non-chronological order.

This podcast is made to inform, educate and entertain the listeners.

Wars, kings, new beat, movies, inventions, painters, our industry and much, much more... 

Every two weeks, we'll bring you the best stories from our history, without ads, nagging, begging or other interruptions.

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 Main reference page:  http://rhob.be  

Sep 18, 2018

EP68 of the Random history of Belgium podcast is the 7th part in the series of Belgium during the Second World War.
We'll continue following the German advance during the "Battle for Belgium" campaign, looking at the 18th to 20th of May 1940. Guderian, the Ghent defences and much more.


Sep 4, 2018

EP67 of the Random history of #Belgium we look further into the history of Belgian's 5th king, #Baudouin or #Boudewijn.

In this final part, we'll look at his family, political influence, vision, religious views and legacy. 


Aug 28, 2018

EP66 of the Random history of #Belgium will remember the 25th anniversary of the death of the 5th king of #Belgium: #Baudouin or #Boudewijn.

In part 1 we'll look at his childhood, family and first years on the throne. 


Aug 14, 2018

EP65 of the Random History of #Belgium will take a look at the origins and evolution of the playing card culture in our country, we do this by following the market leader, the Belgian company #Cartamundi : their origins, past and present, to learn more about this fascinating subject of playing cards and...


Aug 5, 2018

The Random history of Belgium podcast, presents the 6th part about the Battle for Belgium, as an ongoing multi part episode about WWII.

Part 6 continues the story from the 15th to the 17th of May 1940. We'll see Guderian's troops advance, we follow Leopold III and talk about Louvain being attacked, also the retreat from...