Presidents Travels to Belgium

Name Locale Remarks Date
Woodrow Wilson Brussels, Charleroi, Malines, Louvain Met with King Albert, addressed Parliament. June 18-​19, 1919
Harry S. Truman Antwerp, Brussels Disembarked en route to Potsdam. July 15, 1945
Richard M. Nixon Brussels Attended 23d meeting of North Atlantic Council; met with King Baudouin I. February 23-​24, 1969
Richard M. Nixon Brussels Attended North Atlantic Council meeting, and met separately with King Baudonin and Queen Fabiola, Prime Minister Tindemans; and with German Chancellor Schmidt, British Prime Minister Wilson, and Italian Prime Minister Rumor. June 25-​26, 1974
Gerald R. Ford Brussels Attended NATO summit meeting, addressed the North Atlantic Council, and met separately with NATO Heads of State and Government. May 28-​31, 1975
Jimmy Carter Brussels Met with King Baudouin and Prime Minister Tindemans; attended meetings of the Commission of the European Communities and the North Atlantic Council. January 6, 1978
Ronald Reagan Brussels Briefed North Atlantic Council on Soviet summit Present were the Heads of State and Government of Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Federal Republic of Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Luxembourg, Portugal, Turkey, and the United Kingdom. November 21, 1985
Ronald Reagan Brussels Attended NATO Summit Meeting. Present were the Heads of State and Government of Canada, Denmark, France, Federal Republic of Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, and the United Kingdom. March 1-​3, 1988
George H. W. Bush Brussels Attended NATO Summit Meeting. Present were the Heads of State and Government of Canada, Denmark, France, Federal Republic of Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, and the United Kingdom. May 28-​30, 1989
George H. W. Bush Brussels Briefed NATO Heads of State and Government on the U.S.-Soviet Summit Meeting. December 3-​4, 1989
William J. Clinton Brussels Attended NATO Summit Meeting. January 9-​11, 1994
William J. Clinton Brussels Discussed the Kosovo conflict with NATO officials. May 4, 1999
George W. Bush Brussels Attended NATO Summit Meeting. June 13-​14, 2001
George W. Bush Brussels Attended NATO and EU Summit Meetings. February 20-​23, 2005