From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is about the village in the Netherlands. For the municipality in Bavaria, see Dießen am Ammersee.
Flag of Diessen
Coat of arms of Diessen
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 51°28′26″N 5°10′29″E / 51.47389°N 5.17472°E / 51.47389; 5.17472
Country Netherlands
Province Noord-Brabant
Municipality Hilvarenbeek
Population (2004) 3,600

Diessen is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Hilvarenbeek.

Diessen was a separate municipality until 1997, when it was merged with Hilvarenbeek.[1]

Diessen is hypothesized to be the birthplace Deusone of the Gallic Emperor Postumus.[2]



  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. [1]
  2. ^ Regionaal Archief Tilburg - II. Romeinen in Deusone

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 51°28′N 5°11′E / 51.467°N 5.183°E / 51.467; 5.183