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

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