Međimurje celebrating 100th anniversary of reintegration into Croatia
- by croatiaweek
- in News
ZAGREB, Jan 5 (Hina) – The northern Croatian county of Međimurje is holding commemorative events this week to mark the 100th anniversary of Međimurje’s secession from Hungary and its reintegration into Croatia.
On 9 January 1919, an assembly of local deputies decided to secede Međimurje from Hungary and the decision was made in the presence of 10,000 people who gathered in the Franciscan Square in Čakovec on that occasion.
The region joined the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats
On the centenary of Međimurje’s reintegration into Croatia, exhibitions, concerts