Go to content Go to menu

Kingdom of the Netherlands

  The Kingdom of the Netherlands originated in the aftermath of French Emperor Napoleon I's defeat in 1815. In the year 1815, the Netherlands regained its independence from France under its First French Empire, which had annexed its northern neighbor in 1810, as the Sovereign Principality of the United Netherlands.The Kingdom of the Netherlands is a founding member state of the European Union.




Date: 2012-08-15
Picture: 20
Folders: 0