1905 in Belgium

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1905
in
Belgium

Decades:
See also:Other events of 1905
List of years in Belgium

The following lists events that happened during 1905 in the Kingdom of Belgium.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

February
  • 5 February – General strike in Belgian coal fields begins.[2]:768
  • 10 February – Belgian Labour Party provides striking miners with 12.5 francs each in strike pay.[2]:769
March
  • 1 March – Art association Kunst van Heden founded in Antwerp.[2]:769
  • 11 March – General strike in the coal fields ends.[2]:768
April
May
  • 1 May – Season of events to celebrate 75th anniversary of Belgian independence opened.[2]:768
  • 7 May – Belgians win international football fixture against France in Brussels, 7–0.[2]:768
June
  • 23 June – Strikes for shorter hours in Ghent textile mills.[2]:768
July
  • 26 July – Law promulgated making Sunday an obligatory day of rest in trade and industry.[2]:769
August
October
November

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Leopold II | king of Belgium". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 28 March 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Alain de Gueldre et al., Kroniek van België (Antwerp and Zaventem, 1987).
  3. ^ Liège et l'Exposition universelle de 1905, edited by Christine Renardy (Brussels, 2005).
  4. ^ "Event Information". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 1 Feb 2019.
  5. ^ Jean van Cleven, Neogotisch project: H. Hartbasiliek van Koekelberg, Vlaanderen, 40 (1991), pp. 200-201.
  6. ^ Liège et l'Exposition universelle de 1905, edited by Christine Renardy (Brussels, 2005).