Jane Brigode

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Jane Brigode
Jane Brigode, c. 1910.jpg
portrait, c. 1910
Born Jane Ouwerx
(1870-05-30)30 May 1870
Rummen, Belgium
Died 3 May 1952(1952-05-03) (aged 81)
Vorst, Belgium
Nationality Belgian
Occupation politician

Jane Brigode (born Jane Ouwerx; 30 May 1870 – 3 May 1952) was a Belgian liberal and politician. From 1940 until 1945 she was co-president of the Liberal Party. In 1921, she and Marthe Boël founded the Union des femmes libérales de l’arrondissement de Bruxelles and in 1923 they founded, together with Alice De Keyser-Buysse the National Federation of Liberal Women.

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  1. ^ Dictionnaire des femmes belges: XIXe et XXe siècles, Éliane Gubin.-p.81

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