Serbia: Polity Style: 1804-2016

2/14 Feb 1804 - 21 Sep/3 Oct 1813 Srbija (Србија) (under Ottoman suzerainty)
21 Sep/3 Oct 1813 - 25 Oct/6 Nov 1817 incorporated into Ottoman Empire
25 Oct/6 Nov 1817 - 30 Nov/12 Dec 1830 Srbija (Србија) (under Ottoman suzerainty)
30 Nov/12 Dec 1830 - 22 Feb/6 Mar 1882 Knjaževstvo Srbija (Књажевство Србија) (to 22 Jul/3 Aug 1878 under Ottoman suzerainty)
22 Feb/6 Mar 1882 name changed in accordance with Art. 1 of the Law of 22 Feb/6 Mar 1882 (Srpske Novine, Броj 41, у Београду, у понедеоник 22. февруара 1882, p. 223)
22 Feb/6 Mar 1882 - 18 Nov/1 Dec 1918 Kraljevina Srbija (Краљевина Србија)
18 Nov/1 Dec 1918 proclamation of the unification of Serbia and of the State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs into a single kingdom, public ceremony, residence of Prince Aleksandar, Belgrade
16/29 Dec 1918 parliament of Serbia approves the act of unification
17 Apr 1941 - 30 Apr 1941 under German occupation
30 Apr 1941 - 20 Oct 1944 Srbija (Србија) (under German occupation)
9 Nov 1944 - 31 Jan 1946 Srbija (Србија)
31 Jan 1946 constitution of Yugoslavia comes into operation defining a new polity name
31 Jan 1946 - 7 Apr 1963 Narodna Republika Srbija (Народна Република Србија)
7 Apr 1963 constitution of Yugoslavia comes into operation defining a new polity name
7 Apr 1963 - 28 Sep 1990 Socijalistička Republika Srbija (Социјалистичка Република Србија)
28 Sep 1990 name changed in accordance with the Constitution of 1990 (effective on the date of promulgation by resolution of the Skupština passed 28 Sep 1990) (Службени гласник Републике Србије, No. 1, 28 Sep 1990)
28 Sep 1990 - Republika Srbija (Република Србија)
27 Apr 1992 with Montenegro forms Savezna Republika Jugoslavija (Савезна Република Југославија), renamed 4 Mar 2003 Srbija i Crna Gora (Србија и Црна Гора)
5 Jun 2006 proclamation of independence
Last updated on: 28 Sep 2013 00:40:41