“Frisians first to recognize independence USA”

“Frisians first to recognize independence USA”

It was 1781 and the American revolution had started and it seemed that no country wanted to recognize America’s independence. On February the 26th of 1782, the Frisian parliament gave the right example and recognized America’s independence. The Frisians got a “Memorial of Gratitude”. This deed was not forgotten by the Americans, in 1998 president […]

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“Frisian cities in England”

“Frisian cities in England”

There was a time that the Frisians attacked England once in a while. When attacking they took all kinds of goods, like a viking-raid. After some years the Frisians decided to set up some settlements in England. Many of these settlements survived till today and that’s why England has many places with Frisians roots and […]

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