Belgian Women at Australian Open – Henin & Clijsters -Countdown Aus Open 2019.

Belgian Women at Australian Open – Countdown Aus Open 2019

Justin Henin Hardene (born 1 June 1982) is a former Belgian Tennis player who has won Seven Grand slam singles titles including the Australian Open in 2004. She was also the runner-up at the  Australian Open in 2006 & 2010. She won the French Open in 2003,2005,2006 and 2007 and USOpen in 2003 & 2007. She also won Gold in Women’s Singles at 2004 Olympics. At Wimbledon, she was a runner -up in 2001 and 2006. In 2016 She became the first Belgian Tennis Player to be inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame.

Belgium issued a stamp in her honour on 21 November 2003.

justin henin
JUSTIN HENIN – BELGIUM

Kim Clijsters ( born 8 June 1983) is a former Belgian Tennis player who has won four Grand Slam Singles titles – three US Open titles and the Australian Open in 2011. She was runner-up at the Australian Open in 2004. She also won French and Wimbledon Women’s Doubles titles and was a finalist at Wimbledon Mixed Doubles in 2000. In 2009 She became the First Mother to win a Major (US Open) since Evonne Goolagong in 1980. In 2017 She was inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame.

Belgium issued a stamp in her honour on 21 November 2003.

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KIM CLIJSTERS – BELGIUM -2003

Stamp on Saliha -Singer -Tunisia 1998

Stamp on Saliha -Singer -Tunisia 1998

Saliha (1914-26 Nov 1958) whose real name was Salouha Ben Ibrahim Ben Abdelhafidh was born in Nebeur, Tunisia. She was a Singer and well Known in Tunisia. From a humble beginning, she rose to be a very Famous Singer.

Tunisia issued a stamp in her memory on 21 Dec 1998.

TUNISIA SALIHA
STAMP OF TUNISIA ON SALIHA 1998

 

Costumes of Tunisia -1987

Costumes of Tunisia -1987

Tunisia issued stamps on Costumes on 25 Dec 1987.

30 LSd – Costume from Tozeur.

150 LSd – Costume from Sfax.

TUNISIA 1987 COSTUMES
TUNISIA 1987 COSTUMES

Wedding Costumes of Tunisia -1985

Wedding Costumes of Tunisia -1985

Tunisia issued stamps on Wedding Costumes on 22 Oct 1985 and 25 Aug 1986.

50 LSd – Wedding Dress from Moknine.

40 LSd – Wedding Dress from Homt-Souk

TUNISIA 1985 WEDDING DRESS
TUNISIA 1985 WEDDING DRESS MOKNINE
TUNISIA 1986 WEDDING DRESS
TUNISIA 1986 WEDDING DRESS -HOMT -SOUK

Regional Costumes of Tunisia -EXPO 67

Regional Costumes of Tunisia -EXPO 67

EXPO 67 was an International Fair held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from 27 Apr to 29 Oct 1967. Tunisia issued a set of stamps on EXPO 67 and featured regional costumes.

50 LSd – Costume from Djerba.

75 LSd- Costume from Gabes.

TUNISIA 1967 COSTUMES
TUNISIA 1967 COSTUMES

African Headdresses on Stamps – Rwanda 1969

African Headdresses on Stamps – Rwanda 1969

Rwanda issued stamps on African Headdresses on 26 May 1969. The headdresses featured are

20c – Tuareg Tribesmen    40c – Young Ovambo Woman     60c- Ancient Guinean and Middle Congo Festival Headdress       80c- Guinea Dagger Dancer.

AFRICAN HEADDRESSES ON RWANDA STAMPS 1969
AFRICAN HEADDRESSES ON RWANDA STAMPS 1969