1982 in Luxembourg

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Years in Luxembourg: 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985
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Years: 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985

Incumbents[edit]

Position Incumbent
Grand Duke Jean
Prime Minister Pierre Werner
Deputy Prime Minister Colette Flesch
President of the Chamber of Deputies Léon Bollendorff
President of the Council of State François Goerens
Mayor of Luxembourg City Lydie Polfer

Events[edit]

January – March[edit]

  • 1 January – Lydie Polfer becomes the new Mayor of Luxembourg City.
  • 22 February – Belgium unilaterally devalues the Belgian franc by 8.5%, without consulting Luxembourg, whose franc is pegged to it. Luxembourg is forced to follow unwillingly.[1]
  • 27 March – 40,000 people protest in the streets at the government's response to the crisis in the steel industry.

April – June[edit]

July – September[edit]

October – December[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Thewes (2006), p. 200
  2. ^ Thewes (2006), p. 199
  3. ^ Thewes (2006), p. 193–4
  4. ^ Thewes (2006), p. 193
  5. ^ Thewes (2006), p. 196

References[edit]