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Commemorative €2 Coins Planned for 2014
« on: July 05, 2013, 04:29:50 PM »
In 2014 the euro countries issued quite a few commemorative €2 coins. The following list is an overview; see the links for more information.

Andorra: 20 Years of CoE (Council of Europe) membership

Belgium: World War I - began 100 years ago

Belgium: 150th anniversary of the Belgian Red Cross

Finland: Tove Jansson - born 100 years ago

Finland: Ilmari Tapiovaara - born 100 years ago

France: 70th anniversary of D-Day (6 June 1944)

France: World AIDS Day - 20th anniversary of Sidaction

Germany: German States - Lower Saxony (St. Michael's Hildesheim)

Greece: El Greco - died 400 years ago

Greece: Ionian Islands became parts of Greece 150 years ago

Italy: Galileo Galilei - born 450 years ago

Italy: Carabinieri - established 200 years ago

Latvia: Riga - European Capital of Culture

Luxembourg: 175 Years of Independence

Luxembourg: 50th anniversary of Jean becoming Grand Duke

Malta: 200 Years Malta Police Force

Malta: 50 Years of Independence

Netherlands: Throne Change: King Willem-Alexander and Princess Beatrix

Portugal: 40th anniversary of the "Carnation Revolution" 1974

Portugal: International Year of Family Farming

San Marino: Donato Bramante - died 500 years ago

San Marino: Giacomo Puccini - died 90 years ago

Slovakia: Tenth Anniversary of Slovakia's joining the European Union

Slovenia: Barbara of Celje - 400th anniversary of the 1414 coronation

Spain: Unesco World Heritage: Park Güell in Barcelona

Spain: Throne Change - From Juan Carlos to Felipe

Vatican: Fall of the Berlin Wall and of the Iron Curtain 25 years ago

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