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

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