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The League o Naitions (abbreviatit as LN, La Société des Nations [la sɔsjete de nɑsjɔ̃] abbreviatit as SDN or SdN in French) wis an intergovrenmental organisation foondit on 10 Januar 1920 as a result o the Paris Peace Conference that endit the First Warld War.

League o Naitions
Société des Nations  (French)
Sociedad de Naciones  (Spaingie)
League of Nations  (Inglis)
1920–1946
Banner o League o Naitions
1939–41 semi-offeecial banner
Anachronous warld cairt shawin member states o the League o Naitions frae 1920 tae 1945
Anachronous warld cairt shawin member states o the League o Naitions frae 1920 tae 1945
Status Intergovrenmental organisation
Caipital GenevaSwisserland[a]
Common leids
Secretar‑General  
• 1920–33
Sir James Eric Drummond
• 1933–40
Joseph Avenol
• 1940–46
Seán Lester
Deputy Secretar-General  
• 1919–23
Jean Monnet
• 1923–33
Joseph Avenol
• 1937–40
Seán Lester
Historical era Interwar period
10 Januar 1920
• First meetin
16 Januar 1920
• Dissolved
20 Aprile 1946
Succeedit bi
Unitit Naitions
  1. ^ The heidquarters war based frae 1 November 1920 in the Palais Wilson in Geneva, Swisserland, an frae 17 Februar 1936 in the purpose biggit Palace o Naitions an aa in Geneva.