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Flag Log's World Flag Chart 1966

United Nations
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Australia
Austria (civil)
Austria (state)
Barbados
Belgium
Bhutan
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Botswana
Brazil
Bulgaria
Burma
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Central African Republic
Ceylon
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Republic of the Congo
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
The Gambia
East Germany
West Germany (civil)
West Germany (state)
Ghana
Greece (land)
Greece (sea)
Guatemala
Guinea
Guyana
Haiti (state)
Haiti (civil)
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
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malagasy Republic
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldive Islands
Mali
Malta
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
Singapore
Somalia
South Africa
Soviet Union
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sudan
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Taiwan
Tanzania
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
Zambia

Other Peoples and Places

Abu Dhabi
Ajman
Åland
Alaska
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola (FNLA)
Angola (MPLA)
Angola (UNITA)
Assyria
Bahrain
Basque Country
British Honduras
Brittany
Brunei
Buddhism
Canary Islands
Catalonia
Comoros
Corsica
Druze
Dubai
East Turkestan
England
Eritrea
Estonia
Faroe Islands
Fujairah
Garifuna
Gibraltar
Guam
Guernsey
Guinea and Cape Verde
Hawaii
Isle of Man
Jersey
Kannada
Karen
Kathiri State
Kurdistan
Lakota
Latvia
Lithuania
Mahra
Martinique
Micronesia
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
Zimbabwe (ZANU)
Zimbabwe (ZAPU)

Events of 1966

February 28: After the military coup which deposed Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana reverted to its original flag.
March 13: The National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA) broke away from the MPLA to become the third major liberation movement fighting for Angola's independence from Portugal. Their flag would briefly be adopted by a opposition counter-government after the country became independent in 1975.
May 26: Guyana became independent from the United Kingdom. Its flag was designed by the preeminent flag scholar Whitney Smith.
September 30: Bechuanaland became independent from the United Kingdom under the name Botswana.
October 4: Lesotho became independent from the United Kingdom. Its flag depicted a traditional Basotho hat.
November 29: Upon becoming a republic, Burundi removed the royal drum from its flag.
November 30: Barbados became independent from the United Kingdom. The trident symbol was taken from the country's old colonial badge, and its staff was broken to represent a break from the past.
December 1: The Democratic Republic of the Congo modified the construction of its flag.
Sometime in 1966: Gibraltar began flying a banner of its coat of arms as an unofficial national flag. It was formally adopted in 1982.