Albert Joseph Charles Devèze
6 June 1881
|Died||28 November 1959 (aged 78)|
Albert Joseph Charles Devèze (French: [d?v?z]; 6 June 1881 - 28 November 1959) was a Belgian liberal politician and minister. Devèze was a doctor in law and a lawyer. He was a liberal municipality Council member in Schaerbeek and in Ixelles and a member of parliament for the district of Brussels (1912-1939 and 1946-1958) and for the district of Verviers (1939-1946). Devèze was President of the Liberal Party in 1927-1932 and was a minister of defense (1920-1923, 1932-1936 and 1949-1950), vice prime-minister (1949-1950), minister of interior (1939-1940) and of economy (1946). In 1930, he became minister of state.