Author:William the Silent
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|William I, Prince of Orange, known as William the Silent or William the Taciturn, or simply as William of Orange: Count of Nassau-Dillenburg. Stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Friesland 1559-1584, leader of the Dutch Revolt, First Stadtholder of the United Provinces 1581-1584.|
Works about William
- Ban against William the Silent by Philip II (1580).
- “William the Silent”, in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911
- "William the Silent" in Littell's Living Age, Vol. 162