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Kalisz Voivodeship (1) 1975-1998

Kalisz Voivodeship (1) 1975-1998 (Polish: województwo kaliskie) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland in years 1975-1998, superseded by Greater Poland Voivodeship. 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Greater Poland Voivodeship (Polish: województwo wielkopolskie) is an administrative region or voivodeship of western-central Poland. ...


Capital city: Kalisz Kalisz (pronounce: [kaliʃ]) is a city in central Poland with 109,800 inhabitants (1995). ...


Major cities and towns: (population in 1995):

Kalisz (pronounce: [kaliʃ]) is a city in central Poland with 109,800 inhabitants (1995). ... Krotoszyn(German Krotoschin) is a town in central Poland with 28,900 inhabitants as of 1995. ... Jarocin is a town in central Poland with 25,700 inhabitants (1995). ...

Kalisz Voivodeship (2) 14th c.-1793

Kalisz Voivodeship (2) 14th c.-1793 (Polish: Województwo Kaliskie, Latin: Palatinatus Kalisiensis) was an administrative unit of Poland from 14th century to the partitions of Poland in 1772-1795. It was part of Greater Poland province. Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... This 14th-century statue from south India depicts the gods Shiva (on the left) and Uma (on the right). ... Catherine IIs soldiers in the Russo-Turkish War, by Alexandre Benois. ... 1795 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Voivodship wielkopolskie since 1999 Coat of Arms for voivodship wielkopolskie Greater Poland (also Great Poland; Polish: , German: Großpolen, Latin: Polonia Maior) is a historical region of west-central Poland. ...


Greater Poland general governor (Starosta Generalny) seat:

Voivodeship governor (Wojewoda) seat: Poznań ( ; full official name: The Capital City of Poznań, Latin: , German: , Yiddish: פּױזן Poyzn) is a city in west-central Poland with over 578,900 inhabitants (2002). ... For the heavy metal music band see Voivod (band). ...

Voivodes: Kalisz (pronounce: [kaliʃ]) is a city in central Poland with 109,800 inhabitants (1995). ...

  • Zygmunt Grudziński (1628-1652)

Regional council (Sejmik) seat: A sejmik (diminutive of the Polish sejm, or parliament) was a regional sejm in the pre-partition Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, and earlier in the Kingdom of Poland. ...

General council (Sejmik Generalny) for the Greater Poland seat: Środa Wielkopolska is a town in central Poland with 21,400 inhabitants (1995). ...

  • Koło

Administrative division (till 1768): The Gothic castle in Koło, built in the 14th century Koło is a town on the Warta river in central Poland with 23,493 inhabitants (2004). ...

Administrative division (after 1768): Location in Greater Poland Voivodeship Kalisz County (Polish: ) is a powiat (county) located about 110 km south-east of PoznaÅ„ , in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... Kalisz (pronounce: [kaliʃ]) is a city in central Poland with 109,800 inhabitants (1995). ... Konin County (Polish: ) is a powiat (county) located about 90 km east of PoznaÅ„ , in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... St Andrews Church in Konin Konin is a town on the Warta river in central Poland with 80,355 inhabitants (2005). ... Gniezno County (Polish: ) is a powiat (county) located about 50 km east of PoznaÅ„ , in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... Motto: none Voivodship Greater Poland Municipal government Mayor Jaromir Dziel Area 40,9 km² Population  - city  - urban  - density 71 040 none 1737/km² Founded City rights 8th century 1239 Latitude Longitude 52°32 N 17°36 E Area code +48 61 Car plates PGN Twin towns Anagni, Esztergom, Falkenberg, Saint...

In 1768 counties of Gniezno, Kcynia and Nakło transferred to the newly created Gniezno Voivodeship. Location in Greater Poland Voivodeship Kalisz County (Polish: ) is a powiat (county) located about 110 km south-east of PoznaÅ„ , in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... Kalisz (pronounce: [kaliʃ]) is a city in central Poland with 109,800 inhabitants (1995). ... Konin County (Polish: ) is a powiat (county) located about 90 km east of PoznaÅ„ , in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... St Andrews Church in Konin Konin is a town on the Warta river in central Poland with 80,355 inhabitants (2005). ... Gniezno Voivodeship (Polish: Województwo GnieźnieÅ„skie, Latin: Palatinatus Gnesnensis) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland for a short time from 1768, when it was cut from the Kalisz Voivodeship, to the partitions of Poland in 1772-1795. ...


Major cities and towns (in alphabetic order):


The Greater Poland divisions

Voivodship wielkopolskie since 1999 Coat of Arms for voivodship wielkopolskie Greater Poland (also Great Poland; Polish: , German: Großpolen, Latin: Polonia Maior) is a historical region of west-central Poland. ... In his will, Polish duke Boleslaus III the Wrymouth divided the counrty into the 4-5 hereditary provinces distributed among his sons, and a royal province of Cracow for the eldest to be the high-duke of all Poland. ... Map as of 1975 // Poznań Voivodeship (1) 1975-1998 Poznań Voivodeship 1975-1998 (Polish: województwo poznańskie) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland in years 1975-1998, superseded by Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... South Prussia (1793-1806) was a province of the Kingdom of Prussia, created in Greater Poland after the second partition of Poland (1793). ... Location Official languages Polish Established church Roman Catholic Capital Warsaw Largest City Warsaw Head of state Duke of Warsaw Area about 155,000 km² Population about 4. ... Grand Duchy of Poznań (Polish: Wielkie Księstwo Poznańskie, German: Großherzogtum Posen) was an autonomous province of the Kingdom of Prussia in the Polish lands commonly known as Great Poland between the years 1815-1848. ... Map as of 1975 // Poznań Voivodeship (1) 1975-1998 Poznań Voivodeship 1975-1998 (Polish: województwo poznańskie) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland in years 1975-1998, superseded by Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... Reichsgau Wartheland (initially Reichsgau Posen) was the name given by Nazis to the largest subdivision of the territory of Greater Poland which was directly incorporated into the German Reich after defeating the Polish army in 1939. ... Map as of 1975 // Poznań Voivodeship (1) 1975-1998 Poznań Voivodeship 1975-1998 (Polish: województwo poznańskie) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland in years 1975-1998, superseded by Greater Poland Voivodeship. ... Greater Poland Voivodeship (Polish: województwo wielkopolskie) is an administrative region or voivodeship of western-central Poland. ... Poznań ( ; full official name: The Capital City of Poznań, Latin: , German: , Yiddish: פּױזן Poyzn) is a city in west-central Poland with over 578,900 inhabitants (2002). ...

See also


The voivodeship (Polish: województwo) has been a second-level administrative unit in Poland since the 14th century. ...

 
Greater Poland
Historical administrative divisions
Duchy of Greater Poland (12th-13th centuries) • Poznań Voivodeship and Kalisz Voivodeship (until 1768) • Poznań Voivodeship, Kalisz Voivodeship, Gniezno Voivodeship, and Netze District (until 1793) • South Prussia (until 1806) • Poznań Department, Kalisz Department and Bydgoszcz Department (until 1815) • Grand Duchy of Poznań (until 1846) • Province of Posen (until 1918) • Poznań Voivodeship (until 1939) • Reichsgau Posen (1939) • Reichsgau Wartheland (until 1945) • Poznań Voivodeship (until 1975) • Poznań Voivodeship, Kalisz Voivodeship, Leszno Voivodeship, Konin Voivodeship and Piła Voivodeship (until 1998) • Greater Poland Voivodeship

 
 

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