• The first Captains Regent, acting as joint heads of state, are appointed.
  • San Marino’s constitution is laid out in the Statutes of 1600, providing for a parliamentary government.
  • The Papacy recognizes San Marino’s independence.
  • San Marino signs a customs union and treaty of friendship and cooperation with Italy.
  • San Marino joins the Council of Europe.
  • San Marino joins the United Nations.
  • San Marino signs a treaty with the OECD to provide greater transparency in banking and taxation.


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