Czechoslovakia is proclaimed an independent republic in Prague. The former Upper Hungary of the Austro-Hungarian state, inhabited mostly by Slovaks, unites with the Czechs into a single Czechoslovak state.
Editors. "Slovakia becomes part of Czechoslovakia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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