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Random History of Belgium

The Random history of #Belgium (RhoB) is a #historypodcast about an event, company, person or cultural phenomenon important for Belgian history.

We inform, educate and entertain the listeners with explaining parts of Belgian history in this ad-free, independently produced podcast.

Ranging from playing cards, our royal family, politics, state structure, food, new-beat, movies, inventors, painters, WWII 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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Sep 27, 2016

EP11 deals with the history of our coastal area called "the Zwin" it also has a fly-over view on Bruges, Damme, Sluys and Ghent. 

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Sep 13, 2016

In this third part of the multi-part episode about Belgium and Congo (DRC) we'll cover the inter-war years, the Spanish flu, WW2 and the road to independence and chaos.
Years covered: 1918 - 1960


Sep 6, 2016

In part 2 of this multi-part episode, we'll see more about the time from Leopold II's death until WWI. And the building and industrialisation of the Belgian Congo.