1919 in the Belgian Congo

The following lists events that happened during 1919 in the Belgian Congo.

the Belgian Congo


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Events edit

Date Event
Congo-Kasaï is formally constituted as a vice-government.[1]
3 April Apostolic Vicariate of Belgian Congo is renamed the Apostolic Vicariate of Léopoldville
10 November Moïse Tshombe, future prime minister of Katanga and later prime minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, is born near Musumba.
December Alphonse Engels is appointed deputy governor-general of the province of Équateur.[2]

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References edit

Sources edit

  • "Congo (Kinshasa) Provinces", Rulers.org, retrieved 5 August 2020
  • Lemarchand, René (1964), Political Awakening in the Belgian Congo, University of California Press, GGKEY:TQ2J84FWCXN, retrieved 19 August 2020