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Turkuball aka Nordic Kebab is a city of Finland-icon Finlandball.

History

Turku, as a town, was settled during the 13th century and founded most likely at the end of the 13th century, making it the oldest city in Finland. It quickly became the most important city in Finland, a status it retained for hundreds of years. After Finland became part of the Russian Empire (1809) and the capital of the Grand Duchy of Finland was moved to Helsinki (1812), Turku continued to be the most populous city in Finland until the end of the 1840s, and it remains a regional capital and an important business and cultural center.

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Regions

Aland-icon ÅlandballCenteralFinland-icon Central FinlandballCenteralOstrobothnia-icon Central OstrobothniaballKainuu-icon KainuuballKymenlaakso-icon KymenlaaksoballLapland-icon LaplandballNorth Karelia-icon North KareliaballNorthern Ostrobothnia-icon Northern OstrobothniaballNorthern Savonia-icon Northern SavoniaballOstrobothnia-icon OstrobothniaballPäijät-Häme-icon Päijät-HämeballPirkanmaa-icon PirkanmaaballSatakunta-icon SatakuntaballSouth Karelia-icon South KareliaballSouthern Ostrobothnia-icon Southern OstrobothniaballSouthern Savonia-icon Southern SavoniaballSouthwest Finland-icon Southwest FinlandballTavastia Proper-icon Tavastia ProperballUusimaa-icon Uusimaaball

Finland
Cities Helsinki-icon HelsinkiballMariehamn-icon Mariehamnball404-icon Poriball
Former entities 2-icon Migrants from East (Prehistoric Europeans)Sami-icon SamiballSweden-icon Swedish EmpireballRussian-Empire-icon Russian Empireball (Grand Duchy of Finland-icon Grand Duchy of Finlandball) • Finland-icon Kingdom of Finlandball
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