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Flag Log's World Flag Chart 1963

United Nations
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Australia
Austria (civil)
Austria (state)
Belgium
Bhutan
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Brazil
Bulgaria
Burma
Burundi
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
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan
Kenya
North Korea
South Korea
Kuwait
Laos
Lebanon
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malagasy Republic
Malaysia
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
Rwanda
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Somalia
South Africa
Soviet Union
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sudan
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Taiwan
Tanganyika
Thailand
Togo
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Uganda
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
Zanzibar

Other Peoples and Places

Abu Dhabi
Ajman
Åland
Alaska
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola
Assyria
Bahrain
Basque Country
Bechuanaland
British Honduras
Brittany
Brunei
Buddhism
Canary Islands
Catalonia
Comoros
Corsica
Druze
Dubai
East Turkestan
England
Eritrea
Estonia
Faroe Islands
Fujairah
Garifuna
Guam
Guernsey
Guinea and Cape Verde
Hawaii
Isle of Man
Jersey
Karen
Kathiri State
Kurdistan
Lakota
Latvia
Lithuania
Mahra
Malawi
Maldive Islands
Malta
Martinique
Mozambique
Nagaland
Netherlands Antilles
Palestine
Pan-African
Papua and New Guinea
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Qu'aiti State
Quebec
Ras al-Khaimah
Romani
Scotland
Shan
Sharjah
Sikkim
South Arabia
South Arabia (nationalist)
South-West Africa
Suriname
Swaziland
Texas
Tibet
Tonga
U.S. Virgin Islands
Umm al-Quwain
Wales
Wallis and Futuna
Zambia
Zimbabwe (ZANU)
Zimbabwe (ZAPU)

Events of 1963

March 7: Yugoslavia contemplating adopting a red flag with its coat of arms on it.
April 17: Following Ba'athist coups in Syria and Iraq, the two countries signed an agreement with the United Arab Republic (Egpyt) to form a new tripartite union. The proposed flag was the same as the existing UAR flag, but with the addition of a third star. The proposed union never materialized.
May 1: Syria adopted the proposed union flag.
June 8: Iraq followed suit and adopted the proposed union flag.
July 1: Congo-Léopoldville adopted a new flag.
July 13: The Comoros adopted a flag.
July 22: Sarawak became independent from the United Kingdom.
July 26: In preparation for independence, the government of Kenya selected a national flag. It was based on the flag of the ruling KANU party, with thin white stripes added to appease the opposition KADU party.
August 8: The Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU) was founded.
August 31: The British colony of North Borneo became self-governing under a new flag.
August 31: Singapore became independent from the United Kingdom.
September 16: Malaya, Singapore, Sarawak, and North Borneo united to form Malaysia. Three stripes were added to the Malayan flag to create the flag of the new union. The three other flags remained in use as state flags.

October 13: In South Arabia, the National Liberation Front launched its independence war against the British. It flew the Arab Liberation tricolour, which would become the basis for the flag of South Yemen.
December 10: The United Kingdom terminated its protectorate over Zanzibar. The sultanate added a pair of cloves to its flag to mark its independence.
December 12: Kenya became independent from the United Kingdom.