Brussels
Brussels

Brussels

Brussels (the capital and largest city of Belgium)

geographical area, settlement, city, town or city, geographical subdivision of Belgium, school district, populated place, administrative area within a nation above city-level, university city

Location
the EU, Belgium
Location of
NATO; European Parliament; Manneken Pis; European Council; Fortis (finance);  …
Population
1,125,728; 145,917; 144,784; 1,080,790
Website
http://www.portail.irisnet.be, http://portail.irisnet.be/en/home/home.shtml, http://www.brussels.irisnet.be
Area
161.097260463 square kilometres, 62.2 square miles, 161.4 square kilometres, 161 square kilometres, 32.6 square kilometres
Population density
6,975 per square kilometre; 16,857 per square mile; 6,697 per square kilometre
Births
Audrey Hepburn; Jean-Claude Van Damme; Charlemagne; Tony Parker; Charles V;  …
Capital of
Europe, Belgium, Flanders, European Economic Community, Flemish Region,  …
Origin of
Natacha Atlas, Plastic Bertrand, Vaya Con Dios, Ghinzu, Enthroned,  …
Elevation
43 feet, 13 metres
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brussels
Contents
NATO; Fortis (finance); Brussels Airlines; University of Kent; Sabena;  …
Closest Airport
Brussels Airport, Brussels South Charleroi Airport, Melsbroek Air Base, Grimbergen Airfield
Deaths
René Magritte; Peter Paul Rubens; Giacomo Puccini; Jan van Eyck; Jacques-Louis David;  …
Coordinates
50°50'27.85"N, 50°50'27"N, 50°50'48"N, 50°51'00"N, 50°50'00"N,  …
Pet Name
"Comic city", "Capital of Europe"
Residents
Anders Fogh Rasmussen, José Manuel Durão Barroso, Isaac Albéniz, Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, John M. Deutch,  …
Leader's Title
"Governor"
Created
June 18th 1989
Class
settlement, city, town or city, geographical subdivision of Belgium, school district,  …
Wordnet Synset ID
"108850450"
Gns Unique Feature Identifier
"-1955538"
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f8000000000009cfe"
Related Websites
http://www.fleurslivraison.be/brussels-flower-carpet-articol54.php, http://wikitravel.org/en/Brussels, http://www.passiontravel.eu/images/Germany-Belgium2007/Bruxela/index.html, http://www.itravelnet.com/photography/europe/belgium/brusselsphotogallery.html, http://www.360cities.net,  …
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/82fcfea6-05e4-f26f-03d0-a51d538de519, http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/c0137620-9f59-7c2e-c1c7-834e05e733a0
Visitors
Declan Ganley (September 2008)
Visited by
Vincent van Gogh, James II of England, José Rizal, Edith Cavell, Nick Clegg,  …
Founded here
Regus, Javaground, Société Willebroeck, a belgian business
Raised
Arnaud Sutchuin
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/2800866/
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Brussels
Met Office ID
"37"
Things Running Through
Grand Place, Avenue Louise, European route E19
Aliases
"at brussels", "in brussels", "brussels"
Time Zone Area
the Central European Time region
Rare Terms
"london", "brusselscapital region", "brussels 1953"
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/0177z"

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