How many countries entered the EU before Greece?

Greece was the 10th member accepted in the EU (EEC then).

1. France (1952)

2. Germany (1952)

3. Italy (1952)

4. Belgium (1952)

5. Netherlands (1952)

6. Luxembourg (1952)

7. Denmark (1973)

8. Ireland (1973)

9. United Kingdom (1973)

10. Greece (1981)