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Konungariket Sverige - Stockholm


Currency: Swedish krona 1€ = 9,2 SEK

Sweden forms part of the Scandinavian countries. Scandinavia can be of origin germanic "Skathin" meaning "danger" and "of awjo" meaning "island". The History of Scandinavian countries is linkled with lot of alliances and separations.

1814: Union of Sweden and Norway 

1809: Finland is separated from Sweden 

1905: Norway is separated from Sweden.

3 crown : symbol of country 

10 Krone (2001 - ) and 10 Krone (1991-1999)  with Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden. (de José).

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The Scandinavian countries are recognized to be in advance over their time (social security...) and in particular by the vote of women:

New Zealand:1893 
Australia: 1901 
Finland: 1907 
Norway: 1913 
Iceland: 1914 
Denmark: 1915 

USSR: 1915
Canada: 1917 
Austria: 1918 
Germany: 1919 
Netherlands: 1919 
United States: 1920 
Sweden: 1921 
Great Britain: 1928 
Brazil: 1930 
Portugal: 1931 
Spain: 1932 
Uruguay: 1932 
Chile: 1934 
India: 1935 
Philippines: 1937 
Japan: 1945 
Italy: 1946 
France: 1946 
Belgium: 1948 
Greece: 1952 
Mexico: 1953 
Switzerland: 1971

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