Socialist Republic of Montenegro

The Socialist Republic of Montenegro (Serbo-Croatian: Socijalistička Republika Crna Gora / Социјалистичка Република Црна Гора), commonly referred to as Socialist Montenegro or simply Montenegro, was one of the six republics forming the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and the nation state of the Montenegrins. It is a predecessor of the modern-day Montenegro.

Socialist Republic of Montenegro
Socijalistička Republika Crna Gora
Социјалистичка Република Црна Гора
1945–1992
Location of Montenegro in Yugoslavia
StatusConstituent republic
of Yugoslavia
CapitalTitograd
Common languagesSerbo-Croatian
(Serbian standard)
Albanian
GovernmentSocialist republic
Federated state
President 
 19451946 (first)
Niko Miljanić
 19901992 (last)
Momir Bulatović
Prime Minister 
 19451953 (first)
Blažo Jovanović
 19891992 (last)
Radoje Kontić
LegislaturePeople's Assembly
History 
 ZAVNOCGB
15 and 16 November 1945
8 May 1945
28 April 1992
Area
1991 census13,812 km2 (5,333 sq mi)
Population
 1991 census
615,035
ISO 3166 codeME
Preceded by
Succeeded by
German occupied territory of Montenegro
Republic of Montenegro (1992–2006)

Prior to its formation, Montenegro was part of Zeta banovina administrative unit of Kingdom of Yugoslavia.