August 26 marks the day in 1920 when the 19th Amendment passed giving women in the United States the right to vote. Here’s how other countries weigh in.
Denmark and Iceland 1915
USSR and the Netherlands 1917
Austria, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Sweden, Great Britain, and Canada 1918
Germany and Luxembourg 1919
United States 1920
The Philippines 1937
El Salvador 1939
Dominican Republic 1942
Belgium, Italy, Romania, Yugoslavia and Argentina 1946
China and Liberia 1947
Saudi Arabia 2015
Currently there is only one country where women are not allowed to vote, The Vatican.
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