History Quiz / African Countries by Independence Date

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Can you name the countries of Africa in the order they became independent?

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DateCountryDeclared Independence From
26 Jan 1847N/A
28 Feb 1922United Kingdom
11 Dec 1931United Kingdom (self-government)
5 May 1941Italy (brief occupation and colonization)
24 Dec 1951United Kingdom & France
1 Jan 1956United Kingdom/Egypt
2 Mar 1956France (most areas)
20 Mar 1956France
6 Mar 1957United Kingdom
2 Oct 1958France
1 Jan 1960France (French area)
4 Apr 1960France
27 Apr 1960France
22 Sep 1960France
26 Jun 1960France
30 Jun 1960Belgium
1 Jul 1960United Kingdom
1 Aug 1960France
3 Aug 1960France
5 Aug 1960France
7 Aug 1960France
11 Aug 1960France
13 Aug 1960France
15 Aug 1960France
17 Aug 1960France
1 Oct 1960United Kingdom
28 Nov 1960France
DateCountryDeclared Independence From
27 Apr 1961United Kingdom
9 Dec 1961United Kingdom
1 Jul 1962Belgium
1 Jul 1962Belgium
3 Jul 1962France
9 Oct 1962United Kingdom
12 Dec 1963United Kingdom
6 Jul 1964United Kingdom
24 Oct 1964United Kingdom
18 Feb 1965United Kingdom
30 Sep 1966United Kingdom
4 Oct 1966United Kingdom
12 Mar 1968United Kingdom
6 Sep 1968United Kingdom
12 Oct 1968Spain
10 Sep 1974Portugal
25 Jun 1975Portugal
5 Jul 1975Portugal
6 Jul 1975France
12 Jul 1975Portugal
11 Nov 1975Portugal
29 Jun 1976United Kingdom
27 Jun 1977France
18 Apr 1980United Kingdom
21 Mar 1990South Africa
24 May 1993Ethiopia
9 Jul 2011Sudan
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