The statesman Robert Schuman was born in a house which his parents were renting at the time along the rue Jules Wilhelm in Clausen. He later attended the local primary school.. In 1985 the house was purchased by the state and it is now home to a small research institute.
^Gilbert Trausch, “Robert Schuman dans ses liens avec le Luxembourg en général et Clausen en particulier”. In 150e anniversaire/Fanfare grand-ducale de Clausen, édité par Andy Kremer et al., (Luxembourg : Impr. Saint-Paul, 2001), page 28