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Léon Delacroix

Léon Delacroix

Belgian former prime minister
The basics
Occupation Politician Jurist Lawyer Judge
Country Belgium
Date of birth Saint-Josse-ten-Noode, Arrondissement of Brussels-Capital, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
Date of death Oct 15, 1929 Baden-Baden, Karlsruhe Government Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Awards Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour, Grand Officer of the Order of the Oak Crown
Education Université libre de Bruxelles
Political party Catholic Party
Authority Library of congress id ISNI id VIAF id
The details

Léon Frédéric Gustave Delacroix (27 December 1867 – 15 October 1929) was a Belgian statesman. Before entering politics, he was a renowned lawyer, and served as president of the Belgian Court of Cassation from 1917 to 1918. In the context of reconstruction after World War I, he was appointed the 22nd Prime Minister and served from 1918 to 1920. During his term, universal suffrage for men was enacted.

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