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Willems Jan Frans
Flemish writer. Willems was born in the Belgian city of Boechout, while that was under French occupation. He began life in the office of a notary in Antwerp. He devoted his leisure to literature, and in 1810 he gained a prize for poetry with an ode in celebration of the peace of Tilsit. He hailed with enthusiasm the constitution of the kingdom of... More...
Belgium, 1961, Albert Mockel and J. F. Willems