1906 – Born on the 15th of June, Bouillon, Belg.
1930 – He organized the Rexist Movement, allegedly to cleanse the Roman Catholic religion of political contamination.
– Degrelle turned the Rexists into a fascist organization. In alliance with the 16 deputies of the separatist Flemish Nationalist Party, the Rexists forced the formation of weak coalition governments.
1936 – The Rexist Movement became an opposition party and, under Degrelle’s guidance, elected 21 deputies to the Belgian Parliament.
1941 – In August, he formed and later commanded the Walloon and Flemish storm-trooper brigades that fought on the Russian front.
1944 – In September, he was sentenced in absentia to death as a collaborator.
1994 – Died on the 321st of March in Málaga, Spain.