Delhaize, Jules

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Name
Delhaize, Jules Gender: M
born on 2 July 1872 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Etterbeek, Belgium, 50n50, 4e23
Timezone LMT m4e23 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Mandl
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 10°39' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 02°44 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 25°04'



Biography

Belgian businessman, the fourth child of Édouard Delhaize and Joséphine Marsigny, he married Jeanne Vieujant, the widow of his brother Louis. When Delhaize Frères et Ciese transformed into an S.A. in 1907, he was appointed, along with his cousin Louis Vieujant, managing director of the new company. He became chairman of the board in 1913 and, after the war, he was managing director (1919-1921) and chairman of the board (1921-1923 and 1925-1927) alternating with Louis Vieujant. His commercial activities are especially known through his historical writings. He published a six-volume study, French domination in Belgium at the end of the 18th century and at the beginning of the 19th century, published between 1908 and 1912 and variously appreciated by critics. In the aftermath of the war, he devoted a new book, Punishment without crimes, crimes without punishment, to German atrocities in Belgium. He died on 22 January 1928 in Brussels at age 55.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)

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Source Notes

Michaël Mandl quotes birth record [1].

Categories

  • Family : Childhood : Family noted
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Sales
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction