Slovenia National Day
Date: sun, 25th jun 2017

The National Day commemorates the independence of Slovenia, obtained in 1991.
The first Slovenes, the Slavic people, settled down in current Slovenia, at the borders of the Italy, Austria and Hungary, during the fourth century.
Since the eighth century, Slovenia was incorporated into various empires or states. The last one was ex-Yugoslavia from which it would become independent in 1991.
Its independance was recognized by Germany in December, 1991 and by the international community in January of the following year.