Bremen Soviet Republic

The Bremen Soviet Republic (German: Die Bremer Räterepublik) was an unrecognised, short-lived state, existing for 25 days in 1919. It consisted of the state of Bremen, Germany.[1] The republic was established amid the German Revolution (after defeat of the German Empire in World War I).

Bremen Soviet Republic
Bremer Räterepublik  (German)
Motto: "Proletarier aller Länder, vereinigt Euch!"
"Workers of the world, unite!"
Anthem: Die Internationale
The Internationale
StatusUnrecognized state
Common languagesGerman
GovernmentSoviet republic
People's Commissar/President 
Johann Knief
LegislatureSoviet of People’s Representatives
Historical eraWorld War I
10 January 1919
4 February
Currency"Papiermark" (ℳ)
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Weimar Republic
Free Hanseatic City of Bremen
Weimar Republic
Free Hanseatic City of Bremen
Today part ofGermany