The United Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia was the official name of the personal union which later became Romania, adopted in 1859 when Alexandru Ioan Cuza was elected as the Domnitor (Ruling Prince) of both territories, both of which were still within the Ottoman Empire.On 24 January (O.S.) (5 February N.S.) 1862, the Principality of Moldavia and the Principality of Wallachia formally united to create the Romanian United Principalities, the core of the Romanian nation state.

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  • The United Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia was the official name of the personal union which later became Romania, adopted in 1859 when Alexandru Ioan Cuza was elected as the Domnitor (Ruling Prince) of both territories, both of which were still within the Ottoman Empire.On 24 January (O.S.) (5 February N.S.) 1862, the Principality of Moldavia and the Principality of Wallachia formally united to create the Romanian United Principalities, the core of the Romanian nation state. In 1866 a new constitution came into effect, giving the country the name of Romania, and on 14 March (O.S.) (26 March N.S.) 1881, it became the Kingdom of Romania. Transylvania was added after the First World War (en)
  • The United Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia was the official name of the personal union which later became Romania, adopted in 1859 when Alexandru Ioan Cuza was elected as the Domnitor (Ruling Prince) of both territories, both of which were still vassals of the Ottoman Empire.On 24 January (O.S.) (5 February N.S.) 1862, the Principality of Moldavia and the Principality of Wallachia formally united to create the Romanian United Principalities, the core of the Romanian nation state. In 1866 a new constitution came into effect, giving the country the name of Romania, and on 14 March (O.S.) (26 March N.S.) 1881, it became the Kingdom of Romania. Transylvania was added after the First World War (en)
  • The United Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia was the official name of the personal union which later became Romania, adopted in 1859 when Alexandru Ioan Cuza was elected as the Domnitor (Ruling Prince) of both territories, which were still vassals of the Ottoman Empire.On 24 January (O.S.) (5 February N.S.) 1862, the Principality of Moldavia and the Principality of Wallachia formally united to create the Romanian United Principalities, the core of the Romanian nation state. In 1866 a new constitution came into effect, giving the country the name of Romania. The new state was still nominally a vassal of the Ottoman Empire. However, it only acknowledged the suzerainty of the Sublime Porte in a formal way.In 1877, Romania proclaimed itself fully independent, and on 14 March (O.S.) (26 March N.S.) 1881, it became the Kingdom of Romania. Transylvania joined after the First World War. (en)
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  • 1881-03-14 (xsd:date)
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  • 1859-01-24 (xsd:date)
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  • 1859-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Nihil Sine Deo
  • ("Nothing without God")
  • (1878–1881)
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  • Bucharest (en)
  • Iași and Bucharest (en)
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  • United Principalities (en)
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  • Europe (en)
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  • United Principalities (en)
  • (Principatele Unite Române)Romania (en)
  • (Principatele Unite)Romanian United Principalities (en)
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  • Romania (en)
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  • --03-14
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  • 1862-01-22 (xsd:date)
  • 1877-05-09 (xsd:date)
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  • --01-24
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  • Ion Brătianu (en)
  • Barbu Catargiu (en)
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  • Ottoman Empire (en)
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  • First common government (en)
  • Independence from the Ottoman Empire (en)
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  • Kingdom established (en)
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  • Union between Moldavia and Wallachia (en)
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  • Flag of the Ottoman Empire.svg (en)
  • Flag_of_Moldavia.svg (en)
  • Flag_of_Wallachia.svg (en)
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  • Flag of Romania.svg (en)
  • Flag of Russia.svg (en)
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  • a. De facto independent state. (en)
  • b. 1866 Constitution of Romania. (en)
  • d. Ethnic and Political Studies. (en)
  • c. Independence internationally recognized in 1878. (en)
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  • United Principalities 1859–1878, shown in light beige (en)
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  • ("Nothing without God") (en)
  • Nihil Sine Deo (en)
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  • România (en)
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  • Principality of Moldavia (en)
  • Principality of Wallachia (en)
  • Dobrudja (en)
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  • Southeast Europe (en)
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  • Kingdom of Romania (en)
  • Bessarabia Governorate (en)
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  • 1880 (xsd:integer)
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  • Vassal (en)
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  • (De jure vassal of the Ottoman Empire ) (en)
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  • 1862 (xsd:integer)
  • 1879 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1881 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1859 (xsd:integer)
  • 1866 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1866 (xsd:integer)
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  • The United Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia was the official name of the personal union which later became Romania, adopted in 1859 when Alexandru Ioan Cuza was elected as the Domnitor (Ruling Prince) of both territories, both of which were still within the Ottoman Empire.On 24 January (O.S.) (5 February N.S.) 1862, the Principality of Moldavia and the Principality of Wallachia formally united to create the Romanian United Principalities, the core of the Romanian nation state. (en)
  • The United Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia was the official name of the personal union which later became Romania, adopted in 1859 when Alexandru Ioan Cuza was elected as the Domnitor (Ruling Prince) of both territories, which were still vassals of the Ottoman Empire.On 24 January (O.S.) (5 February N.S.) 1862, the Principality of Moldavia and the Principality of Wallachia formally united to create the Romanian United Principalities, the core of the Romanian nation state. (en)
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  • United Principalities (1859–62) (en)
  • (Principatele Unite)Romanian United Principalities (1862–66) (en)
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