Herstal - Famous Inhabitants

Famous Inhabitants

  • Pippin of Herstal, Mayor of the Palace of Austrasia, Neustria and Burgundy (635 or 640-714)
  • Charles Martel, Mayor of the Palace and Duke of the Franks (686-741)
  • Charlemagne, king of the Franks and founder of the Holy Roman Empire (742 or 747-814, birth in Herstal is uncertain)
  • John Browning, American firearms designer (1855-1926)

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