Maurice Destenay

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Maurice Destenay
Born Maurice Jean Léon Destenay
(1900-02-18)18 February 1900
Tilleur, Belgium
Died 1 September 1973(1973-09-01) (aged 73)
Liège, Belgium
Nationality Belgium
Occupation politician

Maurice Jean Léon Destenay (French: [detənɛ]; 18 February 1900 – 1 September 1973) was a Belgian liberal politician and burgomaster. Destenay was a teacher and pedagogue and became the founder and director of the monthly magazine Action Libérale. He became alderman and burgomaster (1963–1973) in Liege[1] and a member of parliament (1949–1965) in the district of Liege. Between 1954-1958, he was President of the Liberal Party.[2]


  1. ^ "Hommage à Maurice Destenay" (in French). RTC-Télé Liège. Retrieved 27 October 2015. 
  2. ^ Delforge, Paul (December 2013). "Maurice Destenay" (in French). Dictionnaire des Wallons. Retrieved 27 October 2015. 

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