PRINCE BRANIMIR

Croatian ruler. He received three letters from Pope John VIII in which he gives the blessing to the Croatian state and nation.

Croatian ruler. He received three letters from Pope John VIII in which he gives the blessing to the Croatian state and nation.

The 879th first time in the history of the Croatian state and recognized it right in the Nina. Pope John VIII., Boosted loyalty Croat Catholic Church and Rome, the new Croatian ruler Branimir 7th June 879th sent three letters in which he gives the blessing of the Croatian state and nation. Nowadays, Nin Day 7 June is celebrated as the Day of the City and the Republic of Croatia as the Day of Croatian diplomacy, referring to the glorious event of recognition of the state of the Croats, whose first capital was Nin.