Višnjićevo

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Višnjićevo

Вишњићево
Village
Višnjićevo is located in Serbia
Višnjićevo
Višnjićevo
Coordinates: 44°57′56″N 19°17′22″E / 44.96556°N 19.28944°E / 44.96556; 19.28944
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
Population
 (2002)
 • Total1,899
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Višnjićevo (Serbian Cyrillic: Вишњићево), formerly Grk (Serbian Cyrillic: Грк),[1] is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Šid municipality, in the Srem District, Vojvodina province. The village has a Serb ethnic majority and its population numbering 1,899 people (2002 census).

Grk was renamed after World War I to honour Filip Višnjić, who is buried in the village.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Надгробни споменик Филипу Вишњићу". Споменици културе у Србији (in Serbian). Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts.

Coordinates: 44°57′57″N 19°17′24″E / 44.96583°N 19.29000°E / 44.96583; 19.29000