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The Mayors of Brussels

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All the Mayors of the City of Brussels since 1830.

MayorDate of birthBeginning of the mandateEnd of the functionDate of death
Baron Paul de Wellens06.08.177215.01.182109.09.183013.01.1846
Nicolas Rouppe17.04.176822.10.183003.08.183803.08.1838
François De Munck08.11.1780AM 03.08.183813.09.183809.09.1853
Guillaume Van Volxem13.02.1791AM 13.09.183820.12.1838
RO 21.12.1840
INST 22.12.1840RES 14.04.184117.04.1868
Nicolas Verhulst15.01.1784WN 14.04.184115.06.184121.09.1854
François Wijns de Raucour(t) 06.11.177915.06.1841RES 2.10.184804.01.1857
Charles De Brouckère18.01.1796RO 30.09.1848
INST 05.10.184820.04.186020.04.1860
André Fontainas23.12.1807AM 20.04.186026.12.1860
RO 27.12.1860
INST 29.12.186019.07.186319.07.1863
Jules Anspach29.07.1829AM 28.07.186314.12.1863
RO 15.12.1863
INST 01.01.186419.05.187919.05.1879
Félix Vanderstraeten18.07.1823AM 20.05.187917.07.1879
RO 18.07.1879RES 14.02.188129.06.1884
INST 28.07.1879RO 14.02.1881
Charles Buls15.10.1837AM 17.12.188016.12.1881
RO 17.12.1881RES 16.12.189913.07.1914
INST 01.01.1882
Emile De Mot20.10.1835RO 16.12.1899
INST 18.12.189923.11.190923.11.1909
Adolphe Max30.12.1869RO 06.12.1909
INST 07.12.190906.11.193906.11.1939
Charles Lemonnier12.01.18601st Alderman AM 27.09.191414.05.191711.09.1930
Baron François Steens 06.10.18491st Alderman AM 14.05.191722.11.191830.05.1933
Baron Joseph Van de Meulebroeck17.11.1876AM 06.11.193927.11.1939
RO 28.11.1939RES 13.02.195614.12.1958
Jules Coelst11.02.18701st Alderman AM 01.07.194127.09.194227.05.1946
Jan Grauls19.04.1887indicated by the occupier AM 28.09.194203.09.194406.02.1960
Lucien Cooremans01.09.1899RO 24.02.1956
INST 27.02.1956RO RES 18.08.197522.02.1985
Pierre Van Halteren24.02.1911RO 30.08.1975
INST 05.09.197504.03.198323.09.2009
Hervé Brouhon18.06.1924RO 04.03.198310.04.1993
INST 05.03.198310.04.1993
Michel Demaret18.01.1940AM 07.12.199213.07.1993
RO 14.07.1993RES 29.03.199408.11.2000
INST 06.08.1993
Freddy Thielemans11.09.1944RO 26.04.199403.01.1995
INST 02.05.1994
Ridder François-Xavier de Donnéa29.04.1941RO 27.12.1994
INST 03.01.199518.10.2000
Marion Lemesre 22.07.1954Delegated Mayor 18.10.2000
INST 27.10.200008.01.2001
Freddy Thielemans11.09.1944RO 12.01.200113.12.2013
INST 22.01.2001
Yvan Mayeur24.01.1960

RO: Royal Order
AM: Acting Mayor
INST: Installation
RES: Resign

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