On this day, in 1832, was formed....
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Posted by: Marc-André Laverdière
Created on: May 24 2016 at 18:57
Arms: Azure, a cross couped Argent. Over all the arms of Bavaria
Crest: The Greek Crown Proper
Supporters: two lions Or crowned Proper
Others: a canopy Gules doubled Ermine royally crowned proper.
On this day, 24 May in 1832, the First Kingdom of Greece was declared in the London Conference. This event marked the birth of the first, fully independent, Greek state since the fall of the Byzantine Empire to the Ottomans in the mid-15th century. #OnThisDay