Elections in Sweden
Elections to determine the makeup of the legislative bodies on the three levels of administrative division in the Kingdom of Sweden are held once every four years. At the highest level, these election...
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19th Amendment Adopted - Aug 26, 1920
America’s woman suffrage movement was founded in the mid 19th century by women who had become politically active through their work in the abolitionist and temperance movements.
The Fight for Women’s Suffrage - Women’s History
On Election Day in 1920, millions of American women exercised their right to vote for the first time. It took activists and reformers nearly 100 years to win that right, and the campaign was not easy:...
Swedish general election, 2010
A general election to the Riksdag, the parliament of Sweden, was held on 19 September 2010. The main contenders of the election were the governing centre-right coalition the Alliance, consisting of th...
Swedish general election, 2010 - Wikipedia
Referendums in Sweden
Since the introduction of parliamentarism in Sweden, six national referendums have been held. Legal provisions for referendums were introduced in 1922, one year after the adoption of universal suffrag...
Referendums in Sweden - Wikipedia
Women's suffrage
Women's suffrage (also known as woman suffrage) is the right of women to vote and to stand for electoral office. Limited voting rights were gained by women in Sweden, Finland and some western U.S....
Women's suffrage - Wikipedia
19th Amendment Adopted - Aug 26, 1920
America’s woman suffrage movement was founded in the mid 19th century by women who had become politically active through their work in the abolitionist and temperance movements.
Swedish county council elections, 2002
The Swedish county council elections of 2002 were held on Sunday 15 September, along with other elections in Sweden to the Municipalities and the parliament.
These are the overall party results of...
Swedish county council elections, 2002 - Wikipedia
Danderyd municipal election, 2002
Results of the general election to the Municipal Council of Danderyd, Sweden, held on Sunday 15 September 2002.
Danderyd municipal election, 2002 - Wikipedia
European Parliament election, 1995 (Sweden)
The European Parliament election of 1995 in Sweden was the election of Members of the European Parliament representing the Sweden constituency for the 1995-1999 term of the European Parliament.Austria...
European Parliament election, 1995 (Sweden) - Wikipedia
Swedish driving side referendum, 1955
A non-binding referendum on the introduction of right hand traffic was held in Sweden on 16 October 1955.The voter turnout was 53.2%, and the suggestion failed by 15.5% against 82.9%. However, eight y...
Swedish driving side referendum, 1955 - Wikipedia
Swedish European Union membership referendum, 1994
A non-binding referendum on membership for the European Union was held in Sweden on 13 November 1994.The voter turnout was 83.3%, and the result was 52.3% for and 46.8% against.
Swedish pensions system referendum, 1957
A non-binding referendum on reforming the pensions system was held in Sweden on 13 October 1957. Three proposals were put to voters:The first option won a plurality of the vote, receiving 45.8% of the...
Swedish pensions system referendum, 1957 - Wikipedia
Swedish general election, March–April 1887
Early general elections were held in Sweden in March and April 1887, having not been due until the autumn. They had been called following a debate over rye tariffs, and became known as the "tariff ele...
Swedish general election, March–April 1887 - Wikipedia
Alliance (Sweden)
The Alliance (Swedish: Alliansen), formerly Alliance for Sweden (Swedish: Allians för Sverige), is a centre-right political alliance in Sweden.The Alliance consists of the four centre-right po...
Alliance (Sweden) - Wikipedia
European Parliament election, 1999 (Sweden)
The European Parliament election of 1999 in Sweden was the election of MEP representing Sweden constituency for the 1999-2004 term of the European Parliament. It was part of the wider 1999 European el...
European Parliament election, 1999 (Sweden) - Wikipedia
Swedish general election, 1890
General elections were held in Sweden in 1890. Pro-free trade candidates received a majority of the vote. Gustaf Åkerhielm remained Prime Minister.
Only 22.8% of the male population aged over 21 w...
Swedish general election, 1890 - Wikipedia
Women's suffrage in the United States
Women's suffrage in the United States, the legal right of women to vote in that country, was established over the course of several decades, first in various states and localities, sometimes on a l...
Women's suffrage in the United States - Wikipedia
Leveling seat
Leveling seats (Danish. Tillægsmandat, Swedish. Utjämningsmandat, Norwegian. Utjevningsmandater, Icelandic. Jöfnunarsæti, German. Ausgleichsmandat), commonly known also as adjustment seats, are an ele...
Sweden (European Parliament constituency)
In European elections, Sweden is a constituency of the European Parliament covering the entire nation of Sweden. It is currently represented by twenty MEPs.
As of April 2015
Sweden (European Parliament constituency) - Wikipedia
Election Authority of Sweden
The Swedish Election Authority, or Valmyndigheten, is a Government agency responsible for organizing national elections and referendums in Sweden. The agency began its operations on 1 July 2001 when i...
Gnosjö municipal election, 2002
Results of the general election to the Municipal Council of Gnosjö, Sweden, held Sunday September 15, 2002.(*)=Left Party didn’t present any candidates in the election.
European Parliament election, 2004 (Sweden)
The European Parliament election of 2004 in Sweden was the election of MEP representing Sweden constituency for the 2004-2009 term of the European Parliament. It was part of the wider 2004 European el...
Ann Veronica
Ann Veronica is a New Woman novel by H.G. Wells published in 1909.Ann Veronica describes the rebellion of Ann Veronica Stanley, "a young lady of nearly two-and-twenty," against her middle-class father...
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Swedish general election, 1917
General elections were held in Sweden between 1 and 16 September 1917. The Swedish Social Democratic Party remained the largest party, winning 86 of the 230 seats in the Second Chamber of the Riksdag....
Swedish general election, 1917 - Wikipedia
Elections to the Church Assembly, 2005
Elections were held to the Church Assembly (Kyrkomötet), i.e. the "parliament" of the Church of Sweden on September 18, 2005. Simultaneously elections were held to diocese and parish assemblies all ov...