Written by Richard P. Poremski Monday, 07 May 2007 17:00
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Joint Celebration At Polish Embassy. The 216th Anniversary of the Adoption of The Third of May Constitution was observed here at the Embassy of the Republic of Poland on April 30, 2007. The Republic of Lithuania, which shares the pride of The Third of May Constitution, was represented by its ambassador, H.E. Audrius Bruzga. The Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania created The Commonwealth of Poland-Lithuania by the Lublin Union of 1569. The Commonwealth was to last for 226 years until 1795 with the Third Partition of Poland.