Greece: Polity Style: 1822-2016

12/24 Jan 1822 - 2/14 Apr 1827 Ellas (Ελλάς) | Greece
3/15 Apr 1827 - 25 Jan/6 Feb 1833 Elliniki Politia (Ελληνική Πολιτεία) | Greek State
25 Jan/6 Feb 1833 - 4/16 Mar 1844 Vasilia tis Ellados (Βασιλεία της Ελλάδος) | Kingdom of Greece
4/16 Mar 1844 - 14 Apr 1924 Vasilion tis Ellados (Βασίλειον της Ελλάδος) | Kingdom of Greece
15 Mar 1924 all references to Vasilefs ton Ellinon in legislation and court decisions are replaced with Elliniki Politia in accordance with a resolution of the Council of Ministers (Empros, No. 9834, 15 Mar 1924, p. 4)
14 Apr 1924 resolution of the Council of Ministers on changing the name of the polity
14 Apr 1924 - 24 May 1924 Elliniki Politia (Ελληνική Πολιτεία) | Greek State
24 May 1924 resolution of the Constituent Assembly on changing the name of the polity (Official Gazette, No. 120, 28 May 1924)
24 May 1924 - 10 Oct 1935 Elliniki Dhimokratia (Ελληνική Δημοκρατία) | Greek Republic
10 Oct 1935 resolution of the National Assembly on abolition of political system of "kingless democracy" and restoration of the Constitution of 1911 (Official Gazette, No. 456, 10 Oct 1935) [1]
10 Oct 1935 - 7 May 1941 Vasilion tis Ellados (Βασίλειον της Ελλάδος) | Kingdom of Greece
29 Apr 1941 - 13 Oct 1944 Elliniki Politia (Ελληνική Πολιτεία) | Greek State
13 Oct 1944 - 1 Jun 1973 Vasilion tis Ellados (Βασίλειον της Ελλάδος) | Kingdom of Greece
1 Jun 1973 - Elliniki Dhimokratia (Ελληνική Δημοκρατία) | Greek Republic
Sources and notes:
[1] A law promulgated on 11 Oct 1935 (effective on publication in Official Gazette, No. 459, 11 Oct 1935) prescribed the use of Vasilion tis Ellados in governmental decrees and other official documents.
Last updated on: 23 Jan 2016 05:11:30