September 24, 2021
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List of Countries With Their Independence Dates

(Last Updated On: April 16, 2021)

Countries’ independence dates. An independence day is an annual occasion commemorating the anniversary of a nation’s independence or statehood, often after ceasing to be a gaggle or a part of one other nation or state, or more hardly ever after the end of a navy occupation. Many countries commemorate their independence from a colonial empire.

January to March

A total of 31 nations all over the world rejoice in their independence days between January 1 and March 31. Of these nations 7 commemorate the day on January 1 together with Haiti, Sudan, Cuba, Cameroon, Samoa, Brunei, and the Czech Republic. Myanmar and Ukraine rejoice in their independence days on January Four and 22 respectively. 12 nations together with Sri Lanka, Chile, Serbia, Lithuania, Gambia, and the Dominican Republic attained their independence in February.

April to June

Senegal was the first nation to realize independence in April (April 4), adopted by Georgia on April 9. Syria, Zimbabwe, and Irelands commemorate their independence days on April 17, 18, and 24 respectively. Both Togo and Sierra Leon share Independence Day (April 27) though they attained independence in 1960 and 1961 respectively. 12 nations throughout the globe observe their independence days in May, amongst them Latvia (May 4), Romania (9), Paraguay (15), and Georgia and Guyana (May 26). Interestingly, Israel on or between April 15 and May 15 (a day is often known as Iyar 5) relying on the Hebrew calendar. Countries comparable to Sweden, Norway, Russia, Iceland, the DRC, and 6 others attained their independence in June.

July to September

Five nations together with Canada, Rwanda, Somali, Hong Kong, and Burundi have July 1 as their Independence Day. The US commemorates its Independence Day on July 4. Algerian independence is widely known on July 5. South Sudan, the latest sovereign state, attained independence on July 9, 2011. A document 26 nations rejoice their independence days within the month of August, amongst them Jamaica (6), Ecuador (10), Pakistan (14), South and North Korea (15), India (15), the Congo Republic (15), Gabon (17), and Malaysia (31) amongst others. 21 independence days are celebrated in September of each year, together with within Uzbekistan (September 1), Brazil (7), Costa Rica (15), Mexico (16), Chile (18), Mali (22), and Botswana (30).

October to December

Although Cyprus attained independence from the UK on August 16, 1960, Independence Day is widely known on October 1. Africa’s most populated nation, Nigeria, additionally celebrates its Independence Day on October 1. Other nations that commemorate their independence in October embody Uganda (9), Fiji (10), Zambia (24), and the Czech Republic (28). Angola, Morocco, Albania, Lebanon, Panama, and Yemen rejoice in their independence days on numerous dates in November whereas Portugal, Finland, South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, and Qatar amongst different nations grew to become impartial in December.

Countries with Two Independent Days

Several nations have more than one Independence Day, partly as a result of they attained independence twice in the midst of their history. Countries comparable to Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Lithuania first attained independence from their colonizers then later declared independence from the Soviet Union between 1991 and 1992. Other nations thought-about to be having two independence days are Slovenia, Colombia, and Chile.

Countries Independence Dates

Here is a list of the sovereign countries with their dates of independence.

Country Name of holiday Date of holiday Year of event Independence from
 Afghanistan Afghan Independence Day (Afghan Victory Day) August 19 1919 United Kingdom
 Albania Flag Day (Dita e Flamurit) November 28 1912 Ottoman Empire
 Algeria Independence Day July 5 1962 France
 Andorra None
 Angola Independence Day November 11 1975 Portugal
 Antigua and Barbuda Independence Day November 1 1981 United Kingdom
 Argentina Independence Day July 9 1816[ Spanish Empire
 Armenia Republic Day May 28 1918 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
Independence Day September 21 1991 Soviet Union
 Australia None
 Austria National Day October 26 1955 Allied occupying powers (France, United Kingdom, United States, and Soviet Union)
 Azerbaijan Republic Day May 28 1918 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
Independence Day October 18 1991 Soviet Union
 Bahamas, The Independence Day July 10 1973 United Kingdom
 Bahrain Independence Day December 16 1971 United Kingdom
 Bangladesh Independence Day March 26 1971 Pakistan
 Barbados Independence Day November 30 1966 United Kingdom
 Belarus Independence Day July 3 1944 Nazi Germany
 Belgium National Day July 21 1831 United Netherlands
 Belize Independence Day September 21 1981 United Kingdom
 Benin Independence Day August 1 1960 France
 Bhutan None
 Bolivia Independence Day August 6 1825 Spain
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Independence Day March 1 1992 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
 Botswana Independence Day September 30 1966 United Kingdom
 Brazil Independence Day (Dia da Independência) September 7 1822 United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves
 Brunei National Day February 23 1984 United Kingdom
 Bulgaria Liberation Day March 3 1878 Ottoman Empire
Independence Day October 5 1908 Ottoman Empire
 Burkina Faso Proclamation of Independence Day December 11 1958 France
Independence Day August 5 1960 France
 Burundi Independence Day July 1 1962 Belgium
 Cambodia Independence Day November 9 1953 France
 Cameroon None
 Canada None
 Cape Verde Independence Day July 5 1975 Portugal
 Central African Republic National Day December 1 1958 France
Independence Day August 13 1960 France
 Chad Republic Day November 28 1958 France
Independence Day August 11 1960 France
 Chile Independence Day (part of Fiestas Patrias) September 18 1810 Spanish Empire
 China None
 Colombia Independence Day July 20 1810 Spanish Empire
 Comoros Independence Day July 6 1975 France
 Congo, Democratic Republic of the Independence Day June 30 1960 Belgium
 Congo, Republic of the Republic Day November 28 1958 France
Independence Day August 15 1960 France
 Costa Rica Independence Day September 15 1821 Spanish Empire
 Croatia Statehood Day May 30[43] 1990 SFR Yugoslavia
 Cuba Commencement of the Wars of Independence[45] October 10 1868 Spanish Empire
 Cyprus National Day April 1 1955 United Kingdom
Independence Day October 1 1960 United Kingdom
 Czech Republic Independence Day October 28 1918 Austria-Hungary
Restoration Day January 1 1993 Czechoslovakia
 Denmark None
 Djibouti Independence Day June 27 1977 France
 Dominica Independence Day November 3 1978 United Kingdom
 Dominican Republic February 27 1821 and 1844
 East Timor May 20 2002 Portugal
 Ecuador Independence Day August 10 1809 Spanish Empire
May 24 1822 Spanish Empire
 Egypt None
 El Salvador Independence Day September 15 1821 Spanish Empire
 Equatorial Guinea October 12 1968 Spain
 Eritrea Independence Day May 24 1991 Ethiopia
 Estonia Independence Day February 24 1918 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
Day of Restoration of Independence August 20 1991 Soviet Union
 Eswatini Somhlolo Day September 6 1968 United Kingdom
 Ethiopia None
 Fiji Fiji Day October 10 1970 United Kingdom
 Finland Independence Day December 6 1917 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
 France None
 Gabon August 17 1960 France
 Gambia, The February 18 1965 United Kingdom
 Georgia Independence Day May 26 1918 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
Day of National Unity April 9 1991 Soviet Union
 Germany None
 Ghana Independence Day March 6 1957 United Kingdom
 Greece March 25 1821 Ottoman Empire
 Grenada Independence Day February 7 1974 United Kingdom
 Guatemala Independence Day September 15 1821 Spanish Empire
 Guinea October 2 1958 France
 Guinea-Bissau Independence Day September 24 1973 Portugal
 Guyana May 26 1966 United Kingdom
 Haiti Independence Day January 1 1804 France
 Honduras Independence Day September 15 1821 Spanish Empire
 Hungary October 23 1989
 Iceland Independence Day June 17 1944 Denmark
 India Independence Day August 15 1947 United Kingdom
 Indonesia Independence Day (Hari Kemerdekaan) August 17 1945 Netherlands and Japan
 Iran April 1 1979
 Iraq October 3 1932 United Kingdom
 Ireland April 24 1916 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
 Israel Yom Ha’atzmaut Iyar 5 (On or between Apr 15 and May 15, depending on the Hebrew calendar). 1948 United Kingdom and the British Mandate for Palestine
 Italy None
 Ivory Coast August 7 1960 France
 Jamaica August 6 1962 United Kingdom
 Japan None
 Jordan Independence Day May 25 1946 United Kingdom
 Kazakhstan Independence Day December 16 1991 Soviet Union
 Kenya Jamhuri Day December 12 1963 United Kingdom
 Kiribati July 12 1979 United Kingdom
 North Korea Chogukhaebangŭi nal August 15 1945 Empire of Japan
 South Korea Samiljeol March 1 1919 Empire of Japan
Gwangbokjeol August 15 1945 Empire of Japan
 Kuwait February 25 1961 United Kingdom
 Kyrgyzstan Independence Day August 31 1991 Soviet Union
 Laos None
 Latvia Proclamation Day of the Republic of Latvia November 18 1918 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic and German Empire
May 4 1990 Soviet Union
 Lebanon Independence Day November 22 1943 France
 Lesotho October 4 1966 United Kingdom
 Liberia Independence Day July 26 1847 American Colonization Society
 Libya December 24 1951 Italy
 Liechtenstein None
 Lithuania Statehood Restoration Day February 16 1918 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic and German Empire
Independence Restoration Day March 11 1990 Soviet Union
 Luxembourg None
 Madagascar June 26 1960 France
 Malawi July 6 1964 United Kingdom
 Malaysia Hari Merdeka August 31 1957 United Kingdom
 Maldives July 26 1965 United Kingdom
 Mali September 22 1960 France
 Malta Independence Day September 21 1964 United Kingdom
 Marshall Islands None
 Mauritania November 28 1960 France
 Mauritius March 12 1968 United Kingdom
 Mexico Grito de Dolores
Día de la Independéncia
September 15
September 16
1810 Spanish Empire
 Micronesia Independence Day November 3 1986 United States
 Moldova Independence Day August 27 1991 Soviet Union
 Monaco None
 Mongolia Independence Day December 29 1911 Great Qing
 Montenegro May 21 2006 Serbia and Montenegro
 Morocco Proclamation of Independence Day January 11 1944 France and Spain
Independence Day November 18 1955 France and Spain
 Mozambique Independence Day
Dia da Independência Nacional
June 25 1975 Portugal
 Myanmar Independence Day January 4 1948 United Kingdom
 Namibia March 21 1990 South Africa
 Nauru January 31 1968 Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom
   Nepal None
 Netherlands, The July 26 1581 Spanish Empire
 New Zealand None
 Nicaragua Independence Day September 15 1821 Spanish Empire
 Niger Independence Day August 3 1960 France
 Nigeria Independence Day October 1 1960 United Kingdom
 North Macedonia Independence Day (Den na nezavisnosta) September 8 1991 SFR Yugoslavia
 Norway Constitution Day May 17 1814 Denmark
Independence Day June 7 1905 Sweden
 Oman National Day November 18 1650 Portugal
 Pakistan Independence Day (Youm-e-Azadi) August 14 1947 United Kingdom
 Palau None
 Palestine National Day November 15 1988 Israel
 Panama November 28 1821 Spain
November 3 1903 Colombia
 Papua New Guinea September 16 1975[2] Australia of the former Territory of Papua and New Guinea
 Paraguay Independence Day May 14 and May 15 1811 Spanish Empire[67]
 Peru Fiestas Patrias July 28 1821 Spanish Empire
 Philippines Independence Day (Araw ng Kalayaan or Araw ng Kasarinlan) June 12 1898 Spanish Empire
 Poland Independence Day (Święto Niepodległości) November 11 1918 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic and German Empire
 Portugal Restoration of Independence Day December 1 1640 Spanish Empire
 Qatar National Day December 18 1878 Ottoman Empire
Independence from Britain December 18 1971 United Kingdom
 Romania May 9 1877 Ottoman Empire
 Russia None
 Rwanda Independence Day July 1 1962 Belgium
 Saint Kitts and Nevis Independence Day September 19 1983 United Kingdom
 Saint Lucia Independence Day February 22 1979 United Kingdom
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Independence Day October 27 1979 United Kingdom
 Samoa June 1 1962 New Zealand
 San Marino None
 São Tomé and Príncipe Independence Day July 12 1975 Portugal
 Saudi Arabia National Day September 23 1932
 Senegal Independence Day April 4 1960 France
 Serbia Statehood Day February 15 1804 and 1835 Ottoman Empire
 Seychelles June 29 1976 United Kingdom
 Sierra Leone Independence Day April 27 1961 United Kingdom
 Singapore National Day August 9 1965 Malaysia
 Slovakia July 17 1992
 Slovenia Independence and Unity Day December 26 and June 25 1991 SFR Yugoslavia
 Solomon Islands Independence Day July 7 1978 United Kingdom
 Somalia Independence Day July 1 1960 Italy and United Kingdom
 South Africa Not a holiday December 11 1931 United Kingdom
 South Sudan Independence Day July 9 2011 Sudan
 Spain None
 Sri Lanka Independence Day February 4 1948 United Kingdom
 Sudan Independence Day January 1 1956 Egypt and the United Kingdom
 Suriname Independence Day November 25 1975 Netherlands
 Sweden National Day June 6 1523
  Switzerland Swiss National Day August 1 1291
 Syria Evacuation Day April 17 1946 France
 Tajikistan Independence Day September 9 1991 Soviet Union
 Tanzania December 9 1961 United Kingdom
 Togo April 27 1960 France
 Tonga June 4 1970 United Kingdom
 Trinidad and Tobago Independence Day August 31 1962 United Kingdom
 Tunisia Independence Day March 20 1956 France
 Turkey None
 Turkmenistan Independence Day September 27 1991 Soviet Union[75]
 Tuvalu Independence Day October 1 1978[2] United Kingdom
 Uganda Independence Day October 9 1962[2] United Kingdom
 Ukraine Independence Day August 24 1991 Soviet Union
Day of Unity January 22 1919 Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
 United Arab Emirates National Day December 2 1971 United Kingdom
 United States Independence Day or Fourth of July July 4 1776 Kingdom of Great Britain
 Uruguay Independence Day August 25 1825 United Provinces of the Rio de la Plata
 Uzbekistan Independence Day September 1 1991 Soviet Union
 Vanuatu Independence Day July 30 1980 United Kingdom and France
  Vatican City None
 Venezuela Independence Day July 5 1811 Spanish Empire
 Vietnam Independence Day September 2 1945 Empire of Japan and French
 Yemen November 30 1967 United Kingdom
 Zambia Independence Day October 24 1964 United Kingdom
 Zimbabwe Independence Day April 18 1980 United Kingdom

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Countries Independence Dates

The following table illustrates the name of the countries independence dates:

Country Date
Hungary August 20, 1000
Switzerland August 1, 1291
Sweden June 6, 1523
Portugal December 1, 1640
United States July 4, 1776
Haiti January 1, 1804
Serbia February 15, 1804
Ecuador August 10, 1809
Chile February 12, 1810
Colombia July 20, 1810
Mexico September 16, 1810
Paraguay May 15, 1811
Venezuela July 5, 1811
Norway May, 1814
Argentina July 9, 1816
Costa Rica September 15, 1821
Greece March 25, 1821
Peru July 28, 1821
Nicaragua September 15, 1821
Honduras September 15, 1821
Guatemala September 15, 1821
El Salvador September 15, 1821
Dominican Republic December 1, 1821
Ecuador May 24, 1822
Brazil September 7, 1822
Bolivia August 6, 1825
Uruguay August 25, 1825
Belgium July 21, 1831
Liberia July 26, 1847
Canada July, 1867
Romania May 10, 1877
Philippines June 12, 1898
Cuba May 20, 1902
Panama November 3, 1903
Bulgaria September 22, 1908
Mongolia December 29, 1911
Albania November 28, 1912
Ireland April 24, 1916
Finland December 6, 1917
Lithuania February 16, 1918
Estonia February 24, 1918
Georgia May 26, 1918
Armenia May 28, 1918
Azerbaijan May 28, 1918
Czech Republic October 28, 1918
Poland November 11, 1918
Latvia November 18, 1918
Ukraine January 22, 1919
Afghanistan August 19, 1919
Turkey October 29, 1923
South Africa December 11, 1931
Iraq October 3, 1932
Lebanon November 22, 1943
Iceland June 3, 1944
Belarus July 3, 1944
South Korea August 15, 1945
North Korea August 15, 1945
Vietnam September 2, 1945
Jordan May 25, 1946
Syria April 17, 1946
Pakistan August 14, 1947
India August 15, 1947
Myanmar January 4, 1948
Israel Between April 15 & May 15, 1948 (depending on Hebrew Calendar)
Sri Lanka February 4, 1948
Libya December 24, 1951
Cambodia November 9, 1953
Laos October 22, 1953
Austria October 26, 1955
Morocco November 18, 1955
Sudan January 1, 1956
Tunisia March 20, 1956
Ghana March 6, 1957
Malaysia August 31, 1957
Guinea October 2, 1958
Cameroon January 1, 1960
Senegal April 4, 1960
Togo April 27, 1960
Madagascar June 26, 1960
Democratic Republic of the Congo June 30, 1960
Somalia July 1, 1960
Benin August 1, 1960
Burkina Faso August 5, 1960
Niger August 3, 1960
Ivory Coast August 7, 1960
Republic of the Congo August 15, 1960
Gabon August 17, 1960
Mali September 22, 1960
Nigeria October 1, 1960
Cyprus October 1, 1960
Mauritania November 28, 1960
Kuwait February 25, 1961
Sierra Leone April 27, 1961
Tanzania December 9, 1961
Samoa June 1, 1962
Burundi July 1, 1962
Rwanda July 1, 1962
Algeria July 5, 1962
Jamaica August 6, 1962
Trinidad & Tobago August 31, 1962
Uganda October 9, 1962
Malaysia September 16, 1963
Kenya December 12, 1963
Malawi July 6, 1964
Malta September 21, 1964
Zambia October 24, 1964
The Gambia February 18, 1965
Maldives July 26, 1965
Singapore August 9, 1965
Zimbabwe November 11, 1965
Guyana May 26, 1966
Botswana September 30, 1966
Lesotho October 4, 1966
Barbados November 30, 1966
Anguilla May 30, 1967
Yemen November 30, 1967
Nauru January 31, 1968
Mauritius March 12, 1968
Swaziland September 6, 1968
Equatorial Guinea October 12, 1968
Tonga June 4, 1970
Fiji October 10, 1970
Bangladesh March 26, 1971
United Arab Emirates December 2, 1971
Bahrain December 16, 1971
Qatar December 18, 1971
Bahamas July 10, 1973
Guinea Bissau September 24, 1973
Grenada February 7, 1974
Mozambique June 25, 1975
Cape Verde July 5, 1975
Comoros July 6, 1975
São Tomé and Príncipe July 12, 1975
Papua New Guinea September 16, 1975
Angola November 11, 1975
Suriname November 25, 1975
Western Sahara February 27, 1976
Seychelles June 29, 1976
Djibouti June 27, 1977
Solomon Islands July 7, 1978
Tuvalu October 1, 1978
Dominica November 3, 1978
Saint Lucia February 22, 1979
Kiribati July 12, 1979
Saint Vincent & the Grenadines October 27, 1979
Belize September 21, 1981
Antigua & Barbuda November 1, 1981
Northern Cyprus September 2, 1983
Saint Kitts and Nevis September 19, 1983
Brunei January 1, 1984
Latvia May 4, 1990
Lithuania March 11, 1990
Namibia March 21, 1990
Slovenia December 26 & June 25, 1990
Georgia April 9, 1991
Estonia August 20, 1991
Ukraine August 24, 1991
Moldova August 27, 1991
Kyrgyzstan August 31, 1991
Uzbekistan September 1, 1991
Macedonia September 8, 1991
Tajikistan September 9, 1991
Armenia September 21, 1991
Croatia October 8, 1991
Azerbaijan October 18, 1991
Turkmenistan October 27, 1991
Kazakhstan December 16, 1991
Bosnia and Herzegovina March 1, 1992
Slovakia July 17, 1992
Czech Republic January 1, 1993
Eritrea May 24, 1993
East Timor May 20, 2002
Montenegro May 21, 2006
Kosovo February 17, 2008
South Sudan July 9, 2011

 

Countries by Independence Date

Here are all the countries independence dates in the world, listed in order from the oldest to the youngest:

660 BCE: Japan
221 BCE: China
301 CE: San Marino
843 CE: France
976 CE: Austria
10th Century CE: Denmark
1001: Hungary
1143: Portugal
1206: Mongolia
1238: Thailand
1278: Andorra
August 1, 1291: Switzerland
1419: Monaco
15th Century: Spain
1502: Iran
June 6, 1523: Sweden
January 23, 1579: The Netherlands
1650: Oman
May 1, 1707: The United Kingdom
January 23, 1719: Liechtenstein
1768: Nepal
July 4, 1776: The United States of America
January 1, 1804: Haiti
July 20, 1810: Colombia
September 16, 1810: Mexico
September 18, 1810: Chile
May 14, 1811: Paraguay
July 5, 1811: Venezuela
July 9, 1816: Argentina
July 28, 1821: Peru
September 15, 1821: Costa Rica
September 15, 1821: El Salvador
September 15, 1821: Guatemala
September 15, 1821: Honduras
September 15, 1821: Nicaragua
May 24, 1822: Ecuador
September 7, 1822: Brazil
August 6, 1825: Bolivia
August 25, 1825: Uruguay
1829: Greece
October 4, 1830: Belgium
1839: Luxembourg
February 27, 1844: The Dominican Republic
July 26, 1847: Liberia
March 17, 1861: Italy
July 1, 1867: Canada
January 18, 1871: Germany
May 9, 1877: Romania
March 3, 1878: Bulgaria
1896: Ethiopia
June 12, 1898: The Philippines
January 1, 1901: Australia
May 20, 1902: Cuba
November 3, 1903: Panama
June 7, 1905: Norway
September 26, 1907: New Zealand
May 31, 1910: South Africa
November 28, 1912: Albania
December 6, 1917: Finland
February 24, 1918: Estonia
November 11, 1918: Poland
December 1, 1918: Iceland
August 19, 1919: Afghanistan
December 6, 1921: Ireland
February 28, 1922: Egypt
October 29, 1923: Turkey
February 11, 1929: The Vatican City
September 23, 1932: Saudi Arabia
October 3, 1932: Iraq
November 22, 1943: Lebanon
August 15, 1945: North Korea
August 15, 1945: South Korea
August 17, 1945: Indonesia
September 2, 1945: Vietnam
April 17, 1946: Syria
May 25, 1946: Jordan
August 14, 1947: Pakistan
August 15, 1947: India
January 4, 1948: Burma
February 4, 1948: Sri Lanka
May 14, 1948: Israel
July 19, 1949: Laos
August 8, 1949: Bhutan
December 24, 1951: Libya
November 9, 1953: Cambodia
January 1, 1956: Sudan
March 2, 1956: Morocco
March 20, 1956: Tunisia
March 6, 1957: Ghana
August 31, 1957: Malaysia
October 2, 1958: Guinea
January 1, 1960: Cameroon
April 4, 1960: Senegal
May 27, 1960: Togo
June 30, 1960: Republic of the Congo
July 1, 1960: Somalia
July 26, 1960: Madagascar
August 1, 1960: Benin
August 3, 1960: Niger
August 5, 1960: Burkina Faso
August 7, 1960: Côte d’Ivoire
August 11, 1960: Chad
August 13, 1960: Central African Republic
August 15, 1960: the Democratic Republic of the Congo
August 16, 1960: Cyprus
August 17, 1960: Gabon
September 22, 1960: Mali
October 1, 1960: Nigeria
November 28, 1960: Mauritania
April 27, 1961: Sierra Leone
June 19, 1961: Kuwait
January 1, 1962: Samoa
July 1, 1962: Burundi
July 1, 1962: Rwanda
July 5, 1962: Algeria
August 6, 1962: Jamaica
August 31, 1962: Trinidad and Tobago
October 9, 1962: Uganda
December 12, 1963: Kenya
April 26, 1964: Tanzania
July 6, 1964: Malawi
September 21, 1964: Malta
October 24, 1964: Zambia
February 18, 1965: The Gambia
July 26, 1965: The Maldives
August 9, 1965: Singapore
May 26, 1966: Guyana
September 30, 1966: Botswana
October 4, 1966: Lesotho
November 30, 1966: Barbados
January 31, 1968: Nauru
March 12, 1968: Mauritius
September 6, 1968: Swaziland
October 12, 1968: Equatorial Guinea
June 4, 1970: Tonga
October 10, 1970: Fiji
March 26, 1971: Bangladesh
August 15, 1971: Bahrain
September 3, 1971: Qatar
November 2, 1971: The United Arab Emirates
July 10, 1973: The Bahamas
September 24, 1973: Guinea-Bissau
February 7, 1974: Grenada
June 25, 1975: Mozambique
July 5, 1975: Cape Verde
July 6, 1975: Comoros
July 12, 1975: Sao Tome and Principe
September 16, 1975: Papua New Guinea
November 11, 1975: Angola
November 25, 1975: Suriname
June 29, 1976: Seychelles
June 27, 1977: Djibouti
July 7, 1978: The Solomon Islands
October 1, 1978: Tuvalu
November 3, 1978: Dominica
February 22, 1979: Saint Lucia
July 12, 1979: Kiribati
October 27, 1979: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
April 18, 1980: Zimbabwe
July 30, 1980: Vanuatu
January 11, 1981: Antigua and Barbuda
September 21, 1981: Belize
September 19, 1983: Saint Kitts and Nevis
January 1, 1984: Brunei
October 21, 1986: The Marshall Islands
November 3, 1986: The Federated States of Micronesia
March 11, 1990: Lithuania
March 21, 1990: Namibia
May 22, 1990: Yemen
April 9, 1991: Georgia
June 25, 1991: Croatia
June 25, 1991: Slovenia
August 21, 1991: Kyrgyzstan
August 24, 1991: Russia
August 25, 1991: Belarus
August 27, 1991: Moldova
August 30, 1991: Azerbaijan
September 1, 1991: Uzbekistan
September 6, 1991: Latvia
September 8, 1991: Macedonia
September 9, 1991: Tajikistan
September 21, 1991: Armenia
October 27, 1991: Turkmenistan
November 24, 1991: Ukraine
December 16, 1991: Kazakhstan
March 3, 1992: Bosnia and Herzegovina
January 1, 1993: The Czech Republic
January 1, 1993: Slovakia
May 24, 1993: Eritrea
October 1, 1994: Palau
May 20, 2002: East Timor
June 3, 2006: Montenegro
June 5, 2006: Serbia
February 17, 2008: Kosovo
July 9, 2011: South Sudan

Countries in Alphabetical order by Independence Date

Country Independence Day
Afghanistan August 19
Albania November 28
Algeria July 5
Angola November 11
Anguilla May 30
Antigua and Barbuda November 1
Argentina July 9
Armenia May 28
Australia 03-Mar
Austria October 26
Azerbaijan May 28
Bahamas, The July 10
Bahrain December 16
Bangladesh March 26
Barbados November 30
Belarus July 3
Belgium July 21
Belize September 21
Benin August 1
Bolivia August 6
Bosnia and Herzegovina March 1
Botswana September 30
Brazil September 7
Brunei January 1
Bulgaria March 3
Burkina Faso August 5
Burundi July 1
Cambodia November 9
Cameroon January 1
Canada July 1
Cape Verde July 5
Central African Republic August 13
Chad August 11
Chile September 18
China 01-Oct
Colombia July 20 and August 7
Comoros July 6
Congo, Democratic Republic of the June 30
Congo, Republic of the August 15
Costa Rica September 15
Côte d’Ivoire August 7
Croatia October 8
Cuba January 1
Cyprus October 1
Czech Republic October 28
Djibouti June 27
Dominica November 3
Dominican Republic 27-Feb
East Timor May 20
Ecuador August 10
El Salvador September 15
Equatorial Guinea October 12
Eritrea May 24
Estonia February 24
Eswatini September 6
Fiji October 10
Finland December 6
France 14-Jul
Gabon August 17
Gambia, The February 18
Georgia May 26 and April 9
Germany 03-Oct
Ghana March 6
Greece March 25
Grenada February 7
Guatemala September 15
Guinea October 2
Guinea-Bissau September 24
Guyana May 26
Haiti January 1
Honduras September 15
Hong Kong July 1
Hungary 23-Oct
Iceland 17-Jun
India August 15
Indonesia August 17
Iraq October 3
Ireland April 24
(On or between April 15 and May 15, depending on the Hebrew calendar).
Jamaica August 6
Jordan May 25
Kazakhstan December 16
Kenya December 12
Kiribati July 12
PDRK (North Korea) August 15
Republic of Korea (South Korea) March 1
Kosovo February 17
Kuwait February 25
Kyrgyzstan August 31
Laos October 22
Latvia November 18
Lebanon November 22
Lesotho October 4
Liberia July 26
Libya December 24
Lithuania February 16
Macau December 20
Madagascar June 26
Malawi July 6
Malaysia August 31
Maldives July 26
Mali September 22
Malta September 21
Mauritania November 28
Mauritius March 12
Mexico September 16
Moldova August 27
Mongolia December 29[4]
Montenegro May 21
Morocco November 18
Mozambique June 25
Myanmar January 4
Namibia March 21
Nauru January 31
Netherlands, The July 26
Nicaragua September 15
Niger August 3
Nigeria October 1
North Macedonia September 8
Northern Cyprus November 15
Norway May 17
Oman November 18
Pakistan August 14
Panama November 28
Papua New Guinea September 16
Paraguay May 15
Peru July 28
Philippines June 12
Poland November 11
Portugal December 1
Qatar December 18
Romania May 9
Russia June 12
Rwanda July 1
Saint Kitts and Nevis September 19
Saint Lucia February 22
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines October 27
Samoa January 1
São Tomé and Príncipe July 12
Senegal April 4
Serbia February 15
Seychelles June 29
Sierra Leone April 27
Singapore August 9
Slovakia July 17
Slovenia December 26 and June 25
Solomon Islands July 7
Somalia July 1
South Africa December 11
South Sudan July 9
Sri Lanka February 4
Sudan January 1
Suriname November 25
Sweden June 6
Switzerland August 1
Syria April 17
Taiwan October 10
Tajikistan September 9
Tanzania December 9
Togo April 27
Tibet February 13
Tonga June 4
Trinidad and Tobago August 31
Tunisia March 20
Turkmenistan October 27
Tuvalu October 1
Uganda October 9
Ukraine August 24
United Arab Emirates December 2
United States July 4
Uruguay August 25
Uzbekistan September 1
Vanuatu July 30
Venezuela July 5
Vietnam September 2
Yemen November 30
Zambia October 24
Zimbabwe April 18

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