• 1929
  • He renamed the country Kingdom of Yugoslavia on 3 October 1929, and continued to rule as a de facto absolute monarch until his assassination on 9 October 1934, during a state visit to France. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1929, the Kingdom was transformed into the Kingdom of Yugoslavia. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1961
  • In the next censa in the People's Republic of Croatia, registered Muslim believers numbered as follows: 1,077 persons in 1948 16,185 persons in 1953 3,113 persons in 1961 18,487 persons in 1971 23,740 persons in 1981 43,486 persons in 1991 In the 1960s, the Bosnians Muslims community advocated for the recognition of the Bosniaks as a nationality in SFR Yugoslavia. (wikipedia.org)
  • October 14, 1890 - March 28, 1969) was an American Army general and statesman who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1918
  • The Kingdom of Yugoslavia was a monarchy ruled by the House of Karađorđević from 1918 up until World War II. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Yugoslavia, elections were held while it had existed as the Kingdom of Yugoslavia, the first one being in 1918 for the Provisional Popular Legislature of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (which was preceded by local elections of National Councils in former Austria-Hungary, including the elections in Vojvodina and Montenegro for local parliaments) and the last being the parliamentary (National Assembly and half of the Senate) election of 1935. (wikipedia.org)
  • presidium
  • Due to the complicated political system, a new democratic electoral system could not be agreed upon by the Presidium (representing the republics, some of which were openly campaigning for independence and whose interest in Yugoslav reform was moot), the Executive Council (which had dissenting internal opinion about reform), and the Federal Assembly itself which was made up of the old communist cadre. (wikipedia.org)
  • Historically, the first republican heads of state of Croatia (then a constituent republic of the Yugoslavia) were the Presidents of the Presidium of the Croatian Parliament, an office notably distinct from the Speaker of the Parliament (Predsjednik Sabora). (wikipedia.org)
  • When the Presidium was abolished in the constitutional reforms of 1953, the position defaulted to the Presidents of the Parliament. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1921
  • On that day, King Alexander I abolished the Vidovdan Constitution (adopted in 1921), prorogued the National Assembly and introduced a personal dictatorship (so-called 6 January Dictatorship). (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to protect itself against Hungarian and Bulgarian demands for treaty revisions, Yugoslavia entered (1920, 1921) into alliances with Czechoslovakia and Romania, the three states forming the Little Entente in close cooperation with France. (questia.com)
  • Late in 1920 the Serbian Pašić became premier and obtained enactment of the centralized constitution of 1921. (questia.com)
  • Axis
  • Education in Hungarian was limited, a number of Hungarian and German cultural societies had been banned in the Kingdom of Yugoslavia until the late 1930s, when Yugoslavia drifted to pro-axis positions. (wikipedia.org)
  • independence
  • The Croatian Parliament then declared independence on 25 June 1991, when Tuđman formally became the first president of an independent Croatian nation under the name the Republic of Croatia. (wikipedia.org)
  • At that time some circles were trying to minimize the ties with Yugoslavia as far as possible and promoted the independence of Macedonia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Executive Council
  • The executive branch of the federal government (the Federal Executive Council, FEC) included only the five ministries dealing with national affairs and foreign policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • President of the Republic was also the president of the Federal Executive Council. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was made up of 30 to 45 members elected from the Federal Assembly with only five of these members becoming state secretaries for one of five secretariats (rather than ministries) and two or more members becoming Vice President of the Federal Executive Council. (wikipedia.org)
  • After elections an initial joint session of both councils of the Federal Assembly would vote in a new Federal Executive Council, which also functioned on a four-year term. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kosovo
  • Colonisation of Kosovo was a state project implemented by the Kingdom of Yugoslavia during the interwar period. (wikipedia.org)
  • The solution Clinton offers is that the people of Kosovo be given "the autonomy they were guaranteed under their constitution before Mr. Milosevic came to power. (rastko.rs)
  • practice
  • Further, how is the question of power settled in the Constitution and in practice in this country? (wikipedia.org)
  • There has been insufficient recognition of those ways in which Yugoslavia had actually become committed institutionally and ideologically to a more thoroughly radical and utopian version of socialism, which lay beyond rather than short of the prevailing eastern European practice. (esiweb.org)
  • authorities
  • The constitution contained regulations about the dominant position of state property, organization of authority on the principle of unity of authority and dichotomous division of all state authority on state authorities and state administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • The newly formed party organized several protests against political situation in the country and rallies of support for Soviet Russia and the Hungarian Soviet Republic, while the Central Workers' Trade-Union Council organized many strikes and demonstrations against employers and state authority. (wikipedia.org)
  • The division of jurisdiction existed between the union state, the member republics, the territorial administration and local administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • And with one big interruption (the second world war) it remained part of some sort of Yugoslav state until June 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • facto
  • Parliamentary Elections were held in 1923, 1925 and 1927, while with the new constitution a de facto Lower and Upper House were introduced in 1931 (the Senate next to the National Assembly). (wikipedia.org)
  • Croatia
  • citation needed] Within the territory of the present Republic of Croatia, Muslim believers were registered for the first time during the 1931 census: 1,239 of them were in Zagreb and their overall number in Croatia being only about 4000. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Sabor's powers are defined by the Constitution and they include: defining economic, legal and political relations in Croatia, preservation and use of its heritage and entering into alliances. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Croatian parliament's powers are defined by the Constitution of Croatia. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is used almost exclusively outside the country itself or by foreign media sources, while within Croatia itself the spouse of the President is usually referred to as either the wife of the President of the Republic or the husband of the President of the Republic, rather than being referenced as a First Spouse. (wikipedia.org)
  • Slovenia
  • In June 1991, after the introduction of multi-party representative democracy , Slovenia split from Yugoslavia and became an independent country. (like2do.com)
  • nations
  • 29. Discredit the American Constitution by calling it inadequate, old-fashioned, out of step with modern needs, a hindrance to cooperation between nations on a worldwide basis. (freerepublic.com)
  • It is a parliamentary republic and a member of the United Nations , European Union , and NATO . (like2do.com)
  • minorities
  • For the Slavic majority, four non-Slavic national minorities - Hungarians, Germans, Albanians and Italians - had proved troublesome already in the first Yugoslavia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Yugoslav communist partisan movement was unpopular among those minorities, with the German Ernst Thälmann unit existing merely on paper and the Hungarian Petőfi unit numbering mere hundred men. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, after the war, free education in the native language of the minorities were guaranteed by the Communist constitution. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1950s, the Bulgarians were reported to be a poor and backward minority, in contrast, the Czechs and Slovaks were "industrious and valuable minorities" for Yugoslavia. (wikipedia.org)