Independence From...

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Can you name the countries that granted independence to these modern-day countries?

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Present-Day CountryIndependence From...Independence Day
LebanonNovember 22, 1943
Côte D'IvoireAugust 7, 1960
South AfricaDecember 11, 1931
United States of AmericaJuly 4, 1776
JordanMay 25, 1946
TunisiaMarch 20, 1956
BrazilSeptember 7, 1822
PhilippinesJuly 4, 1946
UkraineAugust 24, 1991
BruneiJanuary 1, 1984
Sierra LeoneApril 27, 1961
Democratic Republic of the CongoJune 30, 1960
SloveniaJune 25, 1991
Republic of the CongoAugust 15, 1960
SwazilandSeptember 6, 1968
NigerAugust 3, 1960
SerbiaFebruary 15, 1804
QatarSeptember 3, 1971
KiribatiJuly 12, 1979
SeychellesJune 29, 1976
Costa RicaSeptember 15, 1821
CyprusAugust 16, 1960
SamoaJune 1, 1962
LaosOctober 22, 1953
BarbadosNovember 30, 1966
FijiOctober 10, 1970
RwandaJuly 1, 1962
IcelandJune 17, 1944
NauruJanuary 31, 1968
AngolaNovember 11, 1975
NigeriaOctober 1, 1960
GeorgiaApril 9, 1991
ZambiaOctober 24, 1964
MyanmarJanuary 4, 1948
TongaJuly 4, 1970
YemenNovember 30, 1967
South SudanJuly 9, 2011
MaltaSeptember 21, 1964
MoldovaAugust 27, 1991
GhanaMarch 6, 1957
VenezuelaApril 10, 1810
Equatorial GuineaOctober 12, 1968
ZimbabweApril 18, 1980
IrelandDecember 11, 1931
Saint LuciaFebruary 22, 1979
Saint Kitts and NevisSeptember 19, 1983
BelizeSeptember 21, 1981
LibyaDecember 24, 1951
RomaniaMay 21, 1877
IndiaAugust 15, 1947
DjiboutiJune 27, 1977
MoroccoNovember 18, 1956
MadagascarJune 26, 1960
BahamasJuly 10, 1973
Present-Day CountryIndependence From...Independence Day
KuwaitFebruary 28, 1991
MaliSeptember 22, 1960
São Tomé and PríncipeJuly 12, 1975
MauritiusMarch 12, 1968
AlbaniaNovember 28, 1912
Guinea-BissauSeptember 24, 1973
EstoniaAugust 20, 1991
UruguayAugust 25, 1825
Timor-LesteNovember 28, 1975
HaitiJanuary 1, 1804
IndonesiaAugust 17, 1945
Central African RepublicAugust 13, 1960
DominicaNovember 3, 1978
ColombiaJuly 20, 1810
Marshall IslandsOctober 21, 1986
BoliviaAugust 6, 1825
GuineaOctober 2, 1958
MicronesiaNovember 3, 1986
MauritaniaNovember 28, 1960
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesOctober 27, 1979
AustraliaOctober 9, 1942
Dominican RepublicMarch 3, 1865
GuyanaMay 26, 1966
TurkmenistanOctober 27, 1991
ChileFebruary 12, 1818
MalawiJuly 6, 1964
NicaraguaSeptember 15, 1821
CroatiaOctober 8, 1991
KyrgyzstanAugust 31, 1991
Papua New GuineaSeptember 16, 1975
El SalvadorSeptember 15, 1821
PakistanAugust 14, 1947
NamibiaMarch 21, 1990
GabonAugust 17, 1960
ChadAugust 11, 1960
ArmeniaSeptember 21, 1991
Sri LankaMay 22, 1972
OmanJanuary 26, 1650
New ZealandNovember 25, 1947
GrenadaFebruary 7, 1974
SurinameNovember 25, 1975
TanzaniaDecember 9, 1961
PanamaNovember 3, 1803
LiberiaJuly 26, 1847
KosovoFebruary 17, 2008
BangladeshMarch 26, 1971
EritreaMay 24, 1993
UgandaOctober 9, 1962
CambodiaNovember 9, 1953
TuvaluOctober 1, 1978
BotswanaSeptember 30, 1966
FinlandDecember 6, 1917
MontenegroMay 21, 2006
PeruJuly 28, 1821
Present-Day CountryIndependence From...Independence Day
MalaysiaAugust 31, 1957
Bosnia and HerzegovinaMarch 3, 1992
BelarusJuly 27, 1990
GuatemalaSeptember 15, 1821
Burkina FasoAugust 5, 1960
MacedoniaSeptember 8, 1991
KenyaDecember 12, 1963
LesothoOctober 4, 1966
SingaporeAugust 9, 1965
BurundiJuly 1, 1962
SenegalAugust 20, 1960
KazakhstanDecember 16, 1991
VanuatuAugust 30, 1980
TogoApril 27, 1960
ComorosJuly 6, 1975
CubaOctober 10, 1868
UzbekistanAugust 31, 1991
SudanJanuary 1, 1956
Trinidad and TobagoAugust 31, 1962
TajikistanSeptember 9, 1991
Solomon IslandsJuly 7, 1978
LithuaniaMarch 11, 1990
BulgariaJuly 13, 1878
Antigua and BarbudaNovember 1, 1981
BeninAugust 1, 1960
ArgentinaJuly 9, 1816
GambiaFebruary 18, 1965
CameroonJanuary 1, 1960
Cape VerdeJuly 5, 1975
IraqOctober 3, 1932
VietnamSeptember 2, 1945
MozambiqueJune 25, 1975
MexicoSeptember 16, 1810
SomaliaJuly 1, 1960
LatviaMay 4, 1990
IsraelMay 14, 1948
Saudi ArabiaMay 20, 1927
BahrainAugust 15, 1971
TaiwanDecember 7, 1949
JamaicaAugust 6, 1962
EgyptFebruary 28, 1952
United Arab EmiratesDecember 2, 1971
AzerbaijanOctober 18, 1991
AfghanistanAugust 19, 1919
CanadaDecember 11, 1931
AlgeriaJuly 3, 1962
EcuadorMay 24, 1822
MongoliaDecember 29, 1911
MaldivesJuly 26, 1965
ParaguayMay 14, 1811
SyriaApril 17, 1946
HondurasSeptember 15, 1821

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