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The Yugoslav krone was the short-lived provisional currency of the then forming Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes from November 12, 1918 to 1920. After World War I, Austria-Hungary broke up into many states and its southeastern portion was to merge with Serbia and form KSCS. Initially, the krone was Austro-Hungarian krone banknotes overprinted or overstamped in the range from 10 kronen 1000 kronen. The stamps on 10, 20, and 50 kronen was tri-lingual (Serbian, Croatian, and Slovenian), while stamps on the 100 and 1000 krone notes could be any of the three languages. The Kingdom of Yugoslavia was a Balkan state which existed from December 1, 1918 to mid-April 1941. ... November 12 is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 49 days remaining. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 3 - Babe Ruth is traded by the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees for $125,000, the largest sum ever paid for a player at that time. ... Combatants Allied Powers: British Empire France Italy Russia United States Central Powers: Austria-Hungary Bulgaria Germany Ottoman Empire Casualties Military dead: 5 million Military dead: 4 million The First World War, also known as The Great War, The War to End All Wars, and World War I (abbreviated WWI) was... Austria-Hungary, also known as the Dual monarchy (or: the k. ... Motto: none Anthem: Bože Pravde Capital Belgrade Largest city Belgrade Official language(s) Serbian1 Government Republic  - President Boris Tadić  - Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Formation and independence    - Formation of Serbia 814   - Formation of the Serbian Empire 1345   - Independence from the Ottoman Empire July 13, 1878   - Serbia and Montenegro union... High inflation led to a change of currency from the old Krone to the new Schilling in 1925 The Austro-Hungarian Empire adopted the gold standard in 1892 when the new currency of the crown (abbr. ... The Serbian language is one of the standard versions of the Å tokavian dialect, used primarily in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina and by Serbs everywhere. ...


Later, the Ministry of Finance of the KSCS issued a peculiar "krone on dinar" notes, which were printed as dinar, and overprinted with krone at the ratio of 1 dinar = 4 kronen. Their values are from 2 kronen on ½dinar to 4000 kronen on 1000 dinars. Only 2 kronen on ½dinar and 4 kronen on 1 dinar had a no-overprint variants. It is yet ambiguous whether the overprinted version was issued before or after.


The krone was replaced by the Yugoslav dinar at the rate of 1 dinar = 4 kronen. Obverse of 10 Yugoslav Dinars issued by the National Bank of Yugoslavia during 1960s Reverse of 10 Yugoslav Dinars issued by the National Bank of Yugoslavia during 1960s Yugoslav dinar was the official valute in former Yugoslavia. ...


References

  • Global Financial Data currency histories table
  • Albert Pick (1996). Neil Shafer, George S. Cuhaj, Colin R. Bruce II (editors) Standard Catalog of World Paper Money: General Issues to 1960, 8th ed., Krause Publications. ISBN 0-87341-469-1.
Preceded by:
Austro-Hungarian krone
Reason: dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian Empire
Ratio: at par
Note: overstamping of Austro-Hungarian krone
Currency of Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes
November 12, 19181920
Succeeded by:
Yugoslav dinar
Reason: creation of truly independent currency
Ratio: 1 dinar = 4 kronen
Preceded by:
Serbian dinar
Location: Serbia
Reason: creation of KSCS
Preceded by:
Montenegrin perper
Location: Montenegro
Reason: creation of KSCS


High inflation led to a change of currency from the old Krone to the new Schilling in 1925 The Austro-Hungarian Empire adopted the gold standard in 1892 when the new currency of the crown (abbr. ... Official languages Latin, German, Hungarian Established church Roman Catholic Capital & Largest City Vienna pop. ... The Kingdom of Yugoslavia was a Balkan state which existed from December 1, 1918 to mid-April 1941. ... November 12 is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 49 days remaining. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 3 - Babe Ruth is traded by the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees for $125,000, the largest sum ever paid for a player at that time. ... Obverse of 10 Yugoslav Dinars issued by the National Bank of Yugoslavia during 1960s Reverse of 10 Yugoslav Dinars issued by the National Bank of Yugoslavia during 1960s Yugoslav dinar was the official valute in former Yugoslavia. ... The dinar is the official currency of Serbia, one of the two republics that comprise Serbia and Montenegro. ... Motto: none Anthem: Bože Pravde Capital Belgrade Largest city Belgrade Official language(s) Serbian1 Government Republic  - President Boris Tadić  - Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Formation and independence    - Formation of Serbia 814   - Formation of the Serbian Empire 1345   - Independence from the Ottoman Empire July 13, 1878   - Serbia and Montenegro union... 100 perpers coin, minted in 1910 The perper was the currency of Montenegro between 1906 and 1918. ... Motto: None Anthem: Oj, svijetla majska zoro Capital Podgorica Largest city Podgorica Official language(s) Serbian of the Ijekavian dialect1 Government Republic  - President Filip Vujanović  - Prime Minister Milo Đukanović Independence From Serbia and Montenegro   - Declared June 3, 2006   - Recognised June 8, 2006  Area    - Total 14,026 km² (160th)   5,414...

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