Today in Socialist History (Part 2)

Historical Events

Events 101 - 118 of 118

  • 1984-09-12 Ethiopia forms socialist republic
  • 1985-03-10 French socialists lose election (National Front 9%)
  • 1986-02-16 Mario Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's 1st civilian pres
  • 1986-06-22 Spain's premier Gonzalez' Socialist Party wins elections
  • 1987-06-15 Bettino Craxi's Socialist Party wins election in Italy
  • 1989-02-09 Michael Manley's Socialist Party wins Jamaica parliamentary election
  • 1991-01-27 Dutch Pacifist Socialistic Party disbands
  • 1992-01-01 The Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic is renamed the Russian Federation, becoming the successor state to the Soviet Union.
  • 1992-02-23 The Socialist Labour Party is founded in Georgia.
  • 1992-04-15 The National Assembly of Vietnam adopts the 1992 Constitution of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
  • 1994-05-29 Hungary's Socialist Party wins parliamentary election
  • 1994-06-29 Socialist, Tomiichi Murayama, elected premier of Japan
  • 1994-12-18 Socialist Party (ex-communist) wins Bulgaria parliamentary election
  • 2004-01-06 Costas Simitis announces his resignation as president of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement in Greece.
  • 2005-03-05 The Burkinab√© Party for Democracy and Socialism holds its first National Convention.
  • 2005-10-15 Riot in Toledo, Ohio breaks out during a National Socialist/Neo-Nazi protest; over 100 are arrested.
  • 2009-10-04 George Papandreou's Panhellenic Socialist Movement defeats Greece's governing New Democracy party in an electoral landslide.
  • 2012-06-17 France's Socialist Party wins a majority in the legislative election

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