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Flag Log's World Flag Chart 1960

United Nations
Afghanistan
Albania
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Australia
Austria (civil)
Austria (state)
Belgium
Bhutan
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Brazil
Bulgaria
Burma
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Central African Republic
Ceylon
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Congo-Brazzaville
Congo-Léopoldville
Costa Rica (civil)
Costa Rica (state)
Cuba
Cyprus
Czechoslovakia
Dahomey
Denmark (civil)
Denmark (state)
Dominican Republic
Ecuador (state)
Ecuador (civil)
El Salvador (state)
El Salvador (national)
El Salvador (civil)
Ethiopia (state)
Ethiopia (civil)
Finland (civil)
Finland (state)
France
Gabon
East Germany
West Germany (civil)
West Germany (state)
Ghana
Greece (land)
Greece (sea)
Guatemala
Guinea
Haiti (civil)
Haiti (state)
Honduras
Hungary
Iceland (civil)
Iceland (state)
India
Indonesia
Iran (state)
Iran (civil)
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Ivory Coast
Japan
Jordan
North Korea
South Korea
Laos
Lebanon
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malagasy Republic
Malaya
Mali
Mauritania
Mexico
Monaco (civil)
Monaco (state)
Mongolia
Morocco
Muscat and Oman
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Norway (civil)
Norway (state)
Pakistan
Panama
Paraguay (front)
Paraguay (back)
Peru (civil)
Peru (state)
Philippines
Poland (civil)
Poland (state)
Portugal
Romania
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Somalia
South Africa
Soviet Union
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sudan
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
Thailand
Togo
Tunisia
Turkey
United Arab Republic
United Kingdom
United States
Upper Volta
Uruguay (national)
Uruguay (Artigas)
Uruguay (Treinta y Tres)
Vatican City
Venezuela (civil)
Venezuela (state)
North Vietnam
South Vietnam
Western Samoa
Yemen
Yugoslavia

Other Peoples and Places

Abu Dhabi
Ajman
Åland
Alaska
Algeria
American Samoa
Andorra
Assyria
Bahrain
Basque Country
Bechuanaland
British Honduras
Brittany
Brunei
Buddhism
Catalonia
Corsica
Druze
Dubai
East Turkestan
England
Eritrea
Estonia
Faroe Islands
Fujairah
Garifuna
Guam
Guernsey
Hawaii
Isle of Man
Jersey
Karen
Kathiri State
Kurdistan
Kuwait
Latvia
Lithuania
Malawi
Maldive Islands
Malta
Martinique
Nagaland
Netherlands Antilles
Palestine
Pan-African
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Qu'aiti State
Quebec
Ras al-Khaimah
Romani
Sarawak
Scotland
Shan
Sharjah
Sikkim
Singapore
South Arabia
South-West Africa
Suriname
Swaziland
Tanganyika
Texas
Tibet
Tonga
U.S. Virgin Islands
Umm al-Quwain
Wales
Wallis and Futuna
West Indies Federation
Zambia
Zanzibar

Events of 1960

January 1: Cameroon became independent from a French-administered trusteeship.
April 6: Cyprus adopted a provisional flag with a map of the island outlined in copper orange.
April 14: Brazil added a 22nd star (for Guanabara) to its national flag.
April 19: The South West African People's Organization (SWAPO) was founded to win the Independence of South-West Africa from South Africa. Its party flag became the basis for the flag of Namibia 30 years later.
April 27: American Samoa adopted a flag, showing an American eagle holding a Samoan war club and fly-whisk.
April 27: Togo became independent from a French-administered trusteeship and adopted a new American-inspired flag.
June 20: The Mali Federation became independent from France.
June 26: The Malagasy Republic became independent from France.
June 26: Somaliland became independent from the United Kingdom under the Somalian flag.
July 1: The Italian-administered trust territory of Somalia united with Somaliland to form the independent state of Somalia.
July 1: The Belgian Congo became independent as the Republic of the Congo and added six stars to the left side of its flag. It was called "Congo-Léopoldville" to differentiate it from neighbouring Republic of the Congo with its capital in Brazzaville.
July 4: The United States added a 50th star (for Hawaii) to its flag.
August 1: Dahomey became independent from France.
August 3: Niger became independent from France.
August 5: Upper Volta became independent from France.
August 7: The Ivory Coast became independent from France.
August 9: Gabon adopted a new flag.
August 11: Chad became independent from France.
August 13: The Central African Republic became independent from France.
August 15: Congo-Brazzaville became independent from France.
August 16: Cyprus became independent from the United Kingdom and adopted a new flag with the island fully filled in.
August 17: Gabon became independent from France.
August 20: Senegal declared independence from the Mali Federation. The remaining Sudanese Republic continued identifying itself as the Mali Federation until September 22, when officially renamed itself the Republic of Mali.
October 1: Nigeria became independent from the United Kingdom.
November 28: Mauritania became independent from France.
December 6: The Bechuanaland People's Party was founded to win the independence of Bechuanaland (now Botswana) from the United Kingdom.