Thursday, August 23, 2012

Great Personalities and Events

Thank you so very much Pia for sending me this remarkable sheetlet issued by Belgium. A Sheetlet was issued by Belgium on Great Personalities and Events, and it includes Gandhi. This Gandhi stamp was issued in a miniature sheet in 1999 along with stamps of other world famous people such as Martin Luther King, John F Kennedy, Nelson Mandela, Pope Johannes XXII, King Boudewijn, Willy Brandt, Vladimir Lenin, Ernesto 'CHE' Guevara, Golda Meir,  Jesse Owens, Football, Bicycling Eddy Merckx, (female) singer Edith Piaf, Pop and Rock music the Beatles stamps , film/movie Charley Chaplin stamp,  stamps on Tourism beach and holidays, Scouting, Comics TinTin  and Struppi von Hergé, philately & stamps being viewed through a magnifying-glass. A remarkable sheetlet indeed. A total of 20 stamps are in the sheetlet, each valued at 0.42 Euros.

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  1. This miniature sheet ‘Le Tour du XXè siècle en 80 timbres’ (a journey through the 20th century) was issued in Belgium in 1999.