Women’s Suffrage in Luxembourg

May 8, (1919)

Women’s right to vote
Number of female heads of state to date: 0

Facts and figures

Leadership and political participation – [UN Women]
Women in Parliaments: World Classification – [IPU]

A short history of women’s rights & achievements in Luxembourg

May 8, 1919: In a parliamentary vote, Luxembourg adopts equal voting rights, allowing women to vote and run for office. This places the Grand Duchy among the first countries in Europe to give women the vote.

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