Creation of the Netherlands - 80 Years War
The Flag of the Netherlands
Monument of the Netherlands
Person from the Netherlands
Prince William of Orange was the main leader of the Dutch revolt against the Spanish Habsburgs that set off the 80 Years’ War and resulted in the formal independence of the United Provinces in 1648. He became Prince of Orange in 1544 and is the founder of the branch House Of Orange-Nassau and the ancestor of the monarchy of the Netherlands.
Netherlands National Anthem which is called "Wilhelmus van Nassouwe".
Faith to this land of mine.
A prince I am, undaunted,
Of Orange, ever free,
To the king of Spain I've granted
A lifelong loyalty."
This demonstrates bravery, loyalty, and freedom.