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Leuven

Leuven (Dutch, pronounced ; French: Louvain, pronounced, often used in English; German: Löwen) is the capital of the province of Flemish Brabant in the Flemish Region, Belgium. It is located about 25 kilometres east of Brussels, close to other neighbouring towns such as Mechelen, Aarschot, Tienen, and Wavre. The township itself comprises the historical city of Leuven and the former municipalities of Heverlee, Kessel-Lo, a part of Korbeek-Lo, Wilsele and Wijgmaal.

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Christian Lupus
... appointed professor of theology at the University of Leuven (French Louvain), but, owing to his zeal for the teaching of St ... accused him of it, and would not permit the University of Leuven to confer a doctor's degree upon him only after the pope's mediation was it given to him ... He returned to Leuven in 1660, and was elected provincial of the province in 1667 he returned to Rome, accompanied by several professors of the theological faculty of Leuven ...
Antony Hickey - Life
... Antony at Leuven (French Louvain), which had just been founded for Irish Catholic students, and received the Franciscan habit on 1 November 1607 ... Among his teachers at Leuven were the Irish scholars Hugh Mac an Bhaird (Ward) and Hugh Mac Caghwell, later Roman Catholic Archbishop of Armagh ... Hickey was appointed lecturer in theology at Leuven, and subsequently professor in the college of St ...
List Of Belgian Football Transfers Summer 2009 - Sorted By Team - Sint-Truiden
... DF Massimo Moia (on loan from Charleroi) DF Denis Odoi (from Oud-Heverlee Leuven) FW Hervé Onana (from Red Star Waasland) MF Nils Schouterden (from Oud-Heverlee Leuven) Out No ... Position Player MF Sander Debroux (to Oud-Heverlee Leuven) MF Marc Hendrikx (to Eupen) FW Sébastien Siani (loan return to Anderlecht) DF Daan Vaesen (to Oud-Heverlee Leuven) FW Kurt Weuts (on loan to Oud-Hev ...
Leuven - In Pop Culture
... Leuven is mentioned in the song "Dirty Blue" by Woven Hand, a lyric that mentions "the bells of Leuven" ...
Ladeuzeplein - Art
... In 2005 the Catholic University Leuven celebrated its 575th anniversary and decided to thank the city of Leuven for its hospitality by asking renowned artist ... library building perfectly captures the spirit of the city and university of Leuven ...