Important Dates in BiH History

26.October 1377:

Ban Tvrtko from Dinasty gets Crowned,after that event Bosnian independent Kingdom is being established.

1463:

Kingdom of Bosnia gets ocuppied by the Ottoman Empire.

1878:

Bosnia and Herzegovina came under the control of Austro-Hungarian Empire in the borders that mainly represent the current borders

of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

1918:

Bosnia and Herzegovina joins the newly formed South Slav kingdom of Serbs,Croats and Slovenes (soon renamed Yugoslavia).

25.November 1943:

Antifascist Council of National Liberation of Bosnia and Herzegovina held a meeting in Mrkonjic city where Bosnia and Herzegovina

is restored as a Republic in its Habsburg borders within the Yugoslav Federation.

6.April 1945:

Sarajevo is liberated from Nazi and Fascist occupation.

8. – 19. February 1984:

XIV Winter Olympic Games are held in Sarajevo.

1.March 1992:

Bosnia and Herzegovina held a referendum of Independence.

22.May 1992:

Bosnia and Herzegovina became a member of the United Nations.

14.December 1995:

┬áBosnia and Herzegovina signed the General Framework Agreement for Peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina( known as the “Dayton Agreement”).

29.February 1996:

Completion of the Siege of Sarajevo.

16.June 2008:

Bosnia and Herzegovina signed the Stabilization and Association Agreement with the European Union,which has made its first step towards

full membership.

1.January 2010:

Bosnia and Herzegovina became a permament member of the Security Council of the United Nations.

23.April 2010:

At a meeting in Tallin,Estonia,foreign ministers of NATO approved to start the process for a Membership Action Plan (MAP) with

Bosnia and Herzegovina.