Amir-Abbas Hoveida Amir-Abbas Hoveyda, was an Iranian economist and politican who served as Prime Minister of Iran from January 27, 1965 to August 7, 1977.
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Anton Bergmann Anton Bergmann (Lier, 29 June 1835-Lier, 21 January 1874) was a Belgian writer and a liberal Flemish activist.
Armand Abel Armand Frédéric Charles Valère Abel (June 11, 1903 in Uccle - May 31, 1973 in Aywaille) was a Belgian academic and Islamic scholar.
Axel Miller Axel Miller (born 20 February 1965, Uccle, Belgium) is a Belgian businessman.
Axelle Red Axelle Red (born Fabienne Demal on 15 February 1968) is a Belgian singer-songwriter.
Bart De Schutter Prof. Dr. Em. Bart De Schutter is a Belgian scientist and was a member of the Coudenberg group a federalist think tank.
Benjamin Van Camp Benjamin Van Camp is a Belgian scientist working on the immunobiology of B cell malignancies and multiple myeloma, and autologous bone marrow transplantation.
Bert Anciaux Bert Jozef Herman Vic Anciaux (born in Merksem, 11 September 1959) is a Belgian politician, a founder and former member of Spirit (later known as the Social Liberal Party, or SLP).
Bijan Zolfagharnasab Bijan Zolfagharnasab (بیژن ذوالفقارنسب, born June 7, 1949 in Sanandaj) is a retired Iranian football player and currently a football manager.
Bob Coecke Bob Coecke (born 1968) is a theoretical physicist, professor of Quantum Foundations, Logics and Structures at Oxford University and a pioneer of categorical quantum mechanics.
Bruno Tobback Bruno Tobback (born 22 August 1969) is the president of the Flemish socialist party Different Socialist Party (SP.A).
Bruno Valkeniers Bruno Lodewijk Juliaan Ambrosius Valkeniers is a Flemish businessman, and since 2008 the party chairman of the political party Vlaams Belang.
Bruno van Pottelsberghe Bruno J. M. T. G. van Pottelsberghe de la Potterie (born 17 August 1968 in Uccle, Brussels, Belgium) is a Belgian economist.
Camille Gutt Camille Gutt (14 November 1884 – 7 June 1971), born Camille Guttenstein, was a Belgian economist, politician, and industrialist.
Camille Paulus Camille Paulus (born 24 April 1943 in Aartselaar, Belgium) is a Belgian lawyer and liberal politician.
Charles Lemonnier Baron Charles Jean Maurice Lemonnier (Mons, 12 January 1860-Brussels, 11 September 1930) was a Belgian liberal politician and burgomaster of Brussels.
Charles Liedts Charles A. Liedts (Oudenaarde, 2 December 1802-Brussels, 21 March 1878) was a Belgian liberal politician.
Charles Woeste Charles, Count Woeste (26 February 1837–5 April 1922) was a Belgian Roman Catholic politician of German descent.
Chaïm Perelman Chaïm Perelman (20 May 1912, Warsaw – 22 January 1984, Brussels) was a Polish-born philosopher of law, who studied, taught, and lived most of his life in Brussels.
Chris Van Den Wyngaert Christine (Chris) Van den Wyngaert, Baroness Van den Wyngaert (born 2 April 1952, Antwerp, Belgium) is a criminal law expert, and from 2003 a judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for the...
Chris van den Wyngaert Christine "Chris" Baroness van den Wyngaert (born 2 April 1952, Antwerp, Belgium) is a criminal law expert, and from 2003 a judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia.
Christian Jourquin Christian Jourquin is a Belgian businessman and since May 2006 Chief Executive Officer of Solvay a Belgian chemical and pharmaceutical company.
Christian Leysen Christian Leysen (born 1954) is a Belgian businessman, and Chairman of the Antwerp Management School, who developed several Belgian ventures to large international companies.
Constantin Mille Constantin Mille (December 21, 1861 – February 20, 1927) was a Romanian journalist, novelist, poet, lawyer, and socialist militant, as well as a prominent human rights activist.
César De Paepe César De Paepe (12 July 1841 in Ostend, Belgium - 1890 in Cannes, France) was a medical doctor and a prominent syndicalist whose work strongly influenced the Industrial Workers of the World and ...
Dalaly Kafumu Dr. Dalaly Peter Kafumu is a Tanzanian CCM politician and Member of Parliament for Igunga constituency since 2011.
Daniel Janssen Daniel Janssen (born Brussels 15 April 1936) is a Belgian businessman.
David Luff (legal academic) David Luff is a Professor at Université Libre de Bruxelles, and Visiting Professor at the College of Europe, He is a partner in the international law firm Appleton Luff.
David Ruelle David Pierre Ruelle (born 20 August 1935 Ghent, Belgium) is a Belgian-French mathematical physicist.
Denis Marion Marcel Defosse (1906–2000) was a Belgian journalist who used the name Denis Marion.
Didier Bellens Didier Bellens (born 9 June 1955) is a Belgian businessman.
Doyle McManus Doyle McManus (born approximately 1952) is an American journalist, columnist (for the Los Angeles Times), who appears often on Public Broadcasting Service's Washington Week.
Eddy Blondeel Lieutenant-Colonel Dr. (Dent.) Edouard "Eddy" Blondeel DSO (January 25, 1906 – May 23, 2000) was the wartime commander of the Belgian 5th SAS. After the war he was first C.O. of the 1st Regiment...
Eddy van Vliet Eduard Léon Juliaan van Vliet (Antwerp, 11 September 1942-Roeselare, 5 October 2002) was a Belgian writer and lawyer.
Elias Schwarzfeld Elias Schwarzfeld or Schwartzfeld was a Moldavian-born Romanian Jewish historian, essayist, novelist and newspaperman, also known as a political activist and philanthropist.
Els Witte Els Witte (born 30 September 1941, Borgerhout) is a Belgian historian.
Emile Vandervelde Emile Vandervelde (also Émile; 25 January 1866 in Ixelles – 27 December 1938) was a Belgian statesman, born at Ixelles.
Enver Hoxha Enver Hoxha (16 October 190811 April 1985) was the Communist leader of Albania from 1944 until his death in 1985, as the First Secretary of the Party of Labour of Albania.
Eric Ghysels Eric Ghysels (born in 1956 in Brussels) is a Belgian economist with particular interest in finance and time series econometrics who works in the field of financial econometrics, and is currently...
Eric Remacle Éric Remacle (Forest, Brussels, 1960-2013) was a Belgian scientist and professor at the Department of Political Sciences of the Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB).
Erik Pevernagie Erik Pevernagie (born 1939) is a Belgian painter who has held exhibitions in Paris, New York, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Amsterdam, London, Brussels and Antwerp.
François Englert François, Baron Englert (born 6 November 1932) is a Belgian theoretical physicist and 2013 Nobel prize laureate (shared with Peter Higgs).
François Narmon Baron François Narmon was a Belgian businessman and president of Dexia Group and the Belgian Olympic Committee.
Françoise Dupuis Françoise Dupuis (born 18 July 1949) is a Belgian politician and Minister for the Parti Socialiste.
Françoise Meunier Françoise Meunier is a Belgian medical doctor and Director General of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC).
Georges Meekers Georges J. M. Meekers (born 1965 in Sint-Truiden, Belgium) is a wine writer and educator.
Georges Raepsaet Georges Raepsaet is a Belgian classical archaeologist and historian of antiquity.
Gonzalo Abad Grijalva Gonzalo Abad Grijalva (August 1, 1910 - June 13, 2009) was an Ecuadorian educator who served as Ecuador's Minister of Education and was a delegate of UNESCO.
Guy Buyens Guy Buyens (* 5 May 1961 in Vilvoorde, Belgium) is a sports physician, medical administrator, and martial arts practitioner and teacher, who specializes in traditional Japanese martial arts.
Henri La Fontaine Henri La Fontaine (22 April 1854 – 14 May 1943), was a Belgian international lawyer and president of the International Peace Bureau.
Henri Rolin Henri Marthe Sylvie Rolin (Ghent, 3 May 1891 - Paris, 20 April 1973) was a Belgian politician of the Belgian Workers' Party (POB-BWP) (and later Belgian Socialist Party (PSB-BSP)).
Herman De Croo Herman Francies Joseph De Croo (born 12 August 1937 in Opbrakel) is a Belgian liberal politician.
Ilya Prigogine Viscount Ilya Romanovich Prigogine (Илья́ Рома́нович Приго́жин, Ilya Romanovich Prigozhin; 25 January 1917 – 28 May 2003) was a Belgian physical chemist and Nobel Laureate noted for his wo...
Ingrid Daubechies Ingrid Baroness Daubechies (born 17 August 1954) is a Belgian physicist and mathematician.
Isabelle Stengers Isabelle Stengers (born 1949) is a Belgian philosopher and daughter of historian Jean Stengers.
Jacques Errera Jacques Errera (1906 – 30 March 1977) was a Belgian physicochemist, specialized in the molecular constitution of matter.
Jacques Simonet Jacques Simonet was a Belgian politician and a former Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region.
Jacques Tits Jacques Tits (; born 12 August 1930 in Uccle) is a Belgian and French mathematician who works on group theory and geometry and who introduced Tits buildings, the Tits alternative, and the Tits group.
Jacques Van Offelen Jacques Louis Gustave Van Offelen (Isleworth, 18 October 1916 - Ukkel, 22 February 2006) was a Belgian liberal politician, burgomaster and minister for the PVV. He graduated from the Institut...
Jan Van Rijswijck Jan Van Rijswijck (Antwerp, 14 February 1853 - Testelt, 23 September 1906), was a Belgian lawyer, liberal politician and journalist.
Johan Vande Lanotte Johan Cyrille Corneel Vande Lanotte (born 6 July 1955, Poperinge) is a Belgian politician.
John van Geen John van Geen (August 17, 1929 - June 6, 2000) was a researcher at the Stanford Research Institute (now SRI International) who was known for his advances in the acoustically coupled modem.
Jonathan D. C. Turner Jonathan David Chattyn Turner (born 13 May 1958) is an English barrister who specialises in intellectual property and competition law.
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Julius Hoste, Jr. Julius Hoste Jr. (1884–1954), was a Belgian businessman and liberal politician.
Jurgen Del-Favero Jurgen Del-Favero is a Belgian scientist working at the VIB Department of Molecular Genetics at the University of Antwerp.
Karel De Gucht Karel Lodewijk Georgette Emmerence De Gucht (born 27 January 1954) is a Belgian politician who has been the European Commissioner for Trade since 2010.
Kenny de Meirleir Kenny de Meirleir is a professor of physiology and internal medicine at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Belgium.
Kris Deschouwer Kris Deschouwer is a Belgian politicologist and professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.
Laura Neri Laura Neri (Greek: Λάουρα Νέρι) is a director of Greek and Italian origins.
Leo Apostel Leo Apostel (Antwerp, 4 September 1925 – Ghent, 10 August 1995) was a Belgian philosopher and professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University.
Lode Wyns Lode Wyns is a Belgian molecular biologist and professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Brussels, Belgium).
Lodewijk De Raet Lodewijk De Raet (1870-1914) was a Flemish economist and politician.
Louis Franck Louis Marie François Franck (28 November 1868 – 31 December 1937) was a Belgian lawyer, liberal politician and statesman.
Louis Tobback Louis Marie Joseph Tobback (born 3 May 1938) is a Belgian politician.
Luc de Heusch Luc de Heusch (7 May 1927 – 7 August 2012) was a Belgian filmmaker, writer, and anthropologist, professor emeritus at the Free University of Brussels.
Lucien Lison Lucien Alphonse Joseph Lison (1908–1984) was a Belgian/Brazilian physician and biomedical scientist, considered the "father of histochemistry".
Léon Van Hove Léon Charles Prudent Van Hove (Brussels, 10 February 1924 – 2 September 1990) was a Belgian physicist and a former Director General of CERN. He developed a scientific career spanning mathematics...
Marc Henneaux Marc Henneaux is a Belgian theoretical physicist and professor at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
Marc Parmentier Marc Parmentier is a Belgian scientist, and professor at the Institute of Multi-disciplinary Research in Human and Molecular Biology of the Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Marie Popelin Marie Popelin (17 September 1846–5 June 1913) was a Belgian feminist, educator, and advocate.
Martine Piccart Professor Martine J. Piccart-Gebhart, MD, Ph.D (born 1953) is a Belgian medical doctor and President of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC).
Mathias Dewatripont Mathias François Dewatripont (born 27 December 1959) is a Belgian economist and professor at the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Tech...
Matila Ghyka Prince Matila Costiesco Ghyka (born Matila Costiescu), K.C.V.O., M.C. (September 13, 1881 – July 14, 1965), was a novelist, mathematician, historian, philosopher and diplomat at the Ro...
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Nadia Sminate Nadia Sminate (born 29 December 1981 in Bonheiden) is a Belgian politician and is affiliated to the N-VA. She was elected as a member of the Belgian Chamber of Representatives in 2010.
Nico Gunzburg Nico Gunzburg (2 September 1882 – 5 March 1984) was a Belgian lawyer and criminologist.
Patrick Dewael Patrick Yvonne Hugo Dewael, (born 13 October 1955) in Lier, Belgium is a liberal Belgian politician.
Pattie Maes Pattie Maes (born 1961) is a professor in MIT's Program in Media Arts and Sciences.
Paul B. Coremans Paul Bernard Joseph Marie Coremans (29 April 1908 – 11 June 1965) was a scientist who advanced the fields of cultural heritage management and curation.
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Paul Kronacker Baron Paul Georges Marie Kronacker (Antwerp, 5 November 1897– Kapellen, 3 February 1994) was a Belgian chemist and liberal politician for the Liberal Party.
Paul Magnette Paul Magnette is a Belgian politician for the PS and former political science professor at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
Paul Otlet Paul Marie Ghislain Otlet (23 August 1868 – 10 December 1944) was a Belgian author, entrepreneur, visionary, lawyer and peace activist; he is one of several people who have been considered the f...
Paul Spaak Paul Spaak (5 July 1871–8 May 1936) was a Belgian lawyer and playwright.
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Paul-Émile Janson Paul-Emile Janson (Brussels,30 May 1872–Buchenwald, 3 March 1944) was a Belgian liberal politician.
Peter Neumann (political scientist) Peter R. Neumann (born 1974) is a German-born radio journalist turned academic who frequently appears on radio and television as an expert on terrorism and political violence.
Peter Vanvelthoven Peter Karel Alexander Vanvelthoven is a Belgian politician and member of the SP.A. He is the son of politician Louis Vanvelthoven.
Philippe Autier Philippe Autier (born 29 December 1956) is a Belgian epidemiologist.
Philippe Busquin Philippe Busquin (born on 6 January 1941) is a Belgian politician.
Pierre Deligne Pierre René, Viscount Deligne (born 3 October 1944) is a highly influential Belgian mathematician.
Pierre Lagrange Pierre Lagrange is a Belgian hedge fund manager, financier, and co-founder of GLG Partners.
Pieter De Crem Pieter Frans Norbert Jozef Raymond De Crem (born 22 July 1962 in Aalter, East Flanders, Belgium) is a Belgian, Flemish politician and member of Christian Democratic and Flemish (CD&V).
Radu Bălescu Radu Bălescu was a Romanian and Belgian scientist and professor at the Statistical and Plasma Physics group of the Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Raoul Vaneigem Raoul Vaneigem (born 1934) is a Belgian writer and philosopher.
Raoul Warocqué Raoul Warocqué (Brussels, 4 February 1870 – Brussels, 28 May 1917), was a Belgian industrialist of Wallonia.
Raymond Hamers Raymond Hamers is a professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Brussels, Belgium).
Raymond Kirsch Raymond Kirsch (18 January 1943 - 11 March 2013) was a Luxembourgian businessman, economist, and administrator.
Richard Goblet d'Alviella Count Richard Goblet d'Alviella (born 6 July 1948) is a Belgian businessman, who studied economics at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, (Brussels), and obtained an MBA at the Harvard Business S...
Rik Daems Hendrik Jules Joseph "Rik" Daems (Aarschot, 18 August 1959) is a Flemish painter, wine trader and politician.
Robert Senelle Robert Senelle (September 8, 1918 – February 13, 2013), was a Belgian academic and constitutionalist.
Roger Lallemand Roger Lallemand (Quevaucamps, 17 January 1932) is a Walloon-Belgian lawyer and socialist politician.
Roland Mortier Roland Mortier (born 21 December 1920) is a Belgian scientist at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles.
Sathyabhama Das Biju Sathyabhama Das Biju (born May, 1963) is an Indian amphibian biologist, wildlife conservationist and heads the Systematics Lab at the University of Delhi, Department of Environmental Studies.
Soheib Bencheikh Soheib Bencheikh (born 1961, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia) is an Islamic religious leader and author and would-be French politician.
Théophile de Donder Théophile Ernest de Donder (19 August 1872 – 11 May 1957) was a Belgian mathematician and physicist famous for his 1923 work in developing correlations between the Newtonian concept of chemical ...