Helvoirt

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Helvoirt
Location of Helvoirt
Country Netherlands
Province Noord-Brabant
Municipality Haaren
Population (2006) 4,650
Major roads N65
Website http://helvoirt.net
Helvoirt, church: de Sint Nicolaaskerk

Helvoirt (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɛlvoːrt]) is a village and part of the municipality of Haaren, North Brabant, Netherlands.

Helvoirt was a separate municipality until 1996, when it became a part of Haaren.[1]

From 1871 to 1875 Theodorus van Gogh, father of the artist Vincent van Gogh, served as Reverend of the Dutch Reformed Church.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

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Coordinates: 51°38′N 5°14′E / 51.633°N 5.233°E / 51.633; 5.233