List of former national capitals


List of former national capitals

Throughout the world there are many cities that were once national capitals but no longer have that status because the country ceased to exist, the capital was moved, or the capital city was renamed. This is a list of such cities, sorted by country and then by date.

Africa

Europe

Northern Europe

Eastern Europe

North America

:"For the historical capitals of the United States, the Confederate States of America, the Republic of Texas, the Vermont Republic, the Kingdom and Republic of Hawaii, as well as various unrecognized nations within the present United States, see Former national capitals in the United States".

"For the many capitals of the former Province of Canada, see that article"

outh America

ee also

*Former U.S. state capitals
*Former Chinese provincial capitals
*Extinct countries, empires, etc.
*Capital of Egypt
*Countries by date of nationhood

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