Bavaria: Polity Style: 1806-2016

1 Jan 1806 proclamation on assumption of royal title
1 Jan 1806 - 13 Nov 1918 Königreich Bayern
25 Jul 1806 member state of the Confederation of the Rhine (treaty signed 12 Jul 1806, ratifications exchanged 25 Jul 1806)
8 Oct 1813 sovereignty asserted by signing the Treaty of Ried with Austria
8 Nov 1918 proclamation of republic and proclamation on dethronement of royal dynasty are passed by the council of workers, soldiers and peasants
8 Nov 1918 - 17 Mar 1919 Volksstaat Bayern [1][2]
17 Mar 1919 Constitution of Freistaat Bayern is passed by the Landtag
17 Mar 1919 - Freistaat Bayern (as "Mitglied des Deutschen Reiches")

[1] Also in official use (to 13 Nov 1918): Republik Bayern; Bayerische Republik; Demokratische und Soziale Republik Bayern;
[2] According to the Provisional Constitution of 1919: "Bayern ist Mitglied der Vereinigten Staaten Deutschlands (Deutsches Reich)" (promulgated and comes into effect 4 Jan 1919)
Last updated on: 02 Sep 2011 23:39:17