Accession of King Leopold I (1831) ‑ Belgium
|Event Name||Accession of King Leopold I (1831) - Belgium|
|Start Date||21st Jul 2017 12:00am|
Leopold I (16 December 1790 – 10 December 1865) was a German prince who became the first King of the Belgians following Belgian independence in 1830. He reigned between July 1831 and December 1865. He established the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha to which all subsequent Belgian Kings have belonged.