About Henri Pirenne

Henri Pirenne
Henri Pirenne was a Belgian historian. A medievalist of Walloon descent, he wrote a multivolume history of Belgium in French and became a national hero. He also became prominent in the nonviolent resistance to the Germans who occupied Belgium in World War I. Wikipedia
December 23, 1862, Verviers, Belgium
November 25, 1935, Uccle, Belgium

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