Felix de Muelenaere
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|Felix de Muelenaere|
|3rd Prime Minister of Belgium|
21 July 1831 – 20 October 1832
|Preceded by||Joseph Lebeau|
|Succeeded by||Albert Joseph Goblet d'Alviella|
5 April 1793|
Pittem, Austrian Netherlands
|Died||5 August 1862
|Political party||Catholic Party|
Born in Pittem, he was a lawyer in Bruges and was from 1824 until 1829 member of the Second Chamber of the United Kingdom of the Netherlands for the province of West Flanders. After the independence of Belgium, he became provincial governor in West Flanders (1830–1831), member of the Belgian Chamber of Representatives for the arrondissement of Bruges (1831–1848), and Minister of Foreign Affairs in the first Belgian government.
After the inauguration of Leopold I as king in 1831, he became the third Prime Minister until 1832. Afterwards, he became again provincial governor for West-Flanders (1832–1834, 1836–1849) and Minister of Foreign Affairs (1834–1836, 1841). From 1850 until his death in 1862 he was member of the Chamber for the arrondissement of Tielt.
- Belgium: Iron Cross.
- Belgium: Minister of State, By royal Decree.
- Belgium: Grand Cordon in the Order of Leopold.
- France:Grand Officier in the Legion of Honour.
- Spain:Knight Grand Cross in the Order of Charles III.
- Denmark:knight Grand Cross in the Order of the Dannebrog.
- Portugal:Grand cross of the military order of Our Lady of Villa Viciosa.
- Netherlands:knight in the Order of the Netherlands Lion.
|Prime Minister of Belgium
Albert Joseph Goblet d'Alviella
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