• The Treaty of Versailles recognizes St. Vincent as a British Colony.

  • St. Vincent is granted internal self-government, and Britain retains responsibility for foreign and defense affairs.

  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines becomes independent from the United Kingdom.

  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines is admitted to the non-alignment movement of developing nations. It is also removed from the list of countries that were deemed uncooperative against money laundering, after being placed on the list in 2000.

  • St. Vincent and Grenadines is among the 30 territories that the EU has placed on its first list of international tax havens.

  • La Soufriere volcano erupts and around 22,400 people are evacuated.


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