June 15, 2020
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The European Coal and Steel Community is created.
Sometime in 1957, the ECSC's name is changed from European Coal and Steel Community to European Economic Community (EEC).
The EEC's name is changed from European Economical Community to European Union (EU).
Denmark, Ireland, and the UK join the EU.
Greece joins the EU.
Spain and Portugal join the EU.
The Berlin Wall is torn down. East and West Germany reunite. More countries join the EU.
Austria, Finland, and Sweden join the EU.
Cyprus, Czech Rep, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, and Slovenia join the EU.
Bulgaria and Romania join the EU.
Croatia joins the EU.
28 member states currently and 2 prospective states (Turkey and Macedonia).
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