Socialist Republic of Montenegro

Socialist Republic of Montenegro
Socijalistička republika Crna Gora
Социјалистичка република Црна Гора
Constituent republic of Yugoslavia

1945–1992
Flag Emblem
Location of Montenegro in Yugoslavia
Capital Titograd
Government Socialist republic
History
  ZAVNOCGB 15 and 16 November 1945
  End of WWII 8 May 1945
  Breakup of Yugoslavia 28 April 1992
Area
  1991 13,810 km2 (5,332 sq mi)
Population
  1991 615,035 
Density 44.5 /km2  (115.3 /sq mi)
Today part of  Montenegro

Socialist Republic of Montenegro (Serbo-Croatian: Socijalistička republika Crna Gora/Социјалистичка република Црна Гора), was one of the six republics forming the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. It is a predecessor of the modern-day Montenegro. On 7 July 1963, the People's Republic of Montenegro was renamed the "Socialist Republic of Montenegro" (a change ratified both by the Federal Constitution and the newly created Montenegrin Constitution in 1963). It was a Montenegrin state with Serbo-Croatian as the official language. In 1991, as the League of Communists in Montenegro changed its name to Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro after the first free elections, the adjective "Socialist" was deleted from the republic's title (ratified by the 1992 Constitution).

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Coordinates: 42°47′N 19°28′E / 42.783°N 19.467°E / 42.783; 19.467

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