Chechen Autonomous Oblast

Chechen Autonomous Oblast
Нохч AО
Чеченская AО
Autonomous oblast of the Soviet Union

Capital Grozny
Historical era 20th century
  Established November 30, 1922
  Disestablished January 15 1934
Today part of  Russia

Chechen Autonomous Oblast (Russian: Чеченская автономная область), or Autonomous Oblast of Chechnya (Russian: автономная область Чечни), was an autonomous oblast of the Russian SFSR, created on November 30, 1922 when it was separated from the Mountain Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.

On January 15, 1934, Chechen and Ingush Autonomous Oblasts were merged to form Chechen–Ingush Autonomous Oblast.


Coordinates: 43°19′N 45°41′E / 43.317°N 45.683°E / 43.317; 45.683

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