Traces of agriculture dating back to the Neolithic Age were found in area known as Fleurjoux and Neuve Baraque. During the Roman times, construction of roads like the (chaussée Brunehaut between Bavay and Cologne).
There have been three battles fought near the town of Fleurus:
During the Two World Wars, Fleurus was the theatre of confrontations, but not of the battle with the Vieux Campinaire where tanks of the Allies took place in September 1944.
The municipality's area grew by .1 km².
|January 2002||22,324 (10,626 males and 11,698 females)||377.22/km²||59.18 km²|
|January 2004||22,209 (10,619 males, 11,590 females)||374.64/km²||59.28 km²|
Est, la reconstruction et l'etat artistique: la video slovene de Grzinic/ Smid entre Makavejev, NSK et le Salon de Fleurus a SoHo.
Jan 01, 1996; L'Est a ete fabrique dans les laboratoires de dictateurs dements, sur des territoires ravages. La demolition du double mur, l'un...