World History Minute: Czechoslovakia’s ‘Velvet Divorce’

World History Minute:  Czechoslovakia’s ‘Velvet Divorce’
World History Minute:  Czechoslovakia’s ‘Velvet Divorce’

World History Minute: Czechoslovakia’s ‘Velvet Divorce’

On November 25, 1992, the country of Czechoslovakia was dissolved and split into two nations. It’s a moment in history known as the velvet divorce. Historian John Schmidt reminds what happened. PHOTO: Taken by Christian Bredfeldt