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Flag Log's World Flag Chart 1971

United Nations
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Australia
Austria (civil)
Austria (state)
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belgium
Bhutan
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Botswana
Brazil
Bulgaria
Burma
Burundi
Cameroon
Canada
Central African Republic
Ceylon
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Congo
Costa Rica (civil)
Costa Rica (state)
Cuba
Cyprus
Czechoslovakia
Dahomey
Denmark (civil)
Denmark (state)
Dominican Republic
Ecuador (state)
Ecuador (civil)
Egypt
El Salvador
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Ethiopia (state)
Ethiopia (civil)
Fiji
Finland (civil)
Finland (state)
France
Gabon
The Gambia
East Germany
West Germany (civil)
West Germany (state)
Ghana
Greece
Guatemala (state)
Guatemala (civil)
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
Khmer Republic
North Korea
South Korea
Kuwait
Laos
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malagasy Republic
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico
Monaco (civil)
Monaco (state)
Mongolia
Morocco
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Norway (civil)
Norway (state)
Oman
Pakistan
Panama
Paraguay (front)
Paraguay (back)
Peru (civil)
Peru (state)
Philippines
Poland (civil)
Poland (state)
Portugal
Qatar
Ras al-Khaimah
Romania
Rwanda
San Marino (state)
San Marino (civil)
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Somalia
South Africa
Soviet Union
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sudan
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Taiwan
Tanzania
Thailand
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Uganda
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Upper Volta
Uruguay
Vatican City
Venezuela (civil)
Venezuela (state)
North Vietnam
South Vietnam
South Vietnam (communist opposition)
Western Samoa
North Yemen
South Yemen
Yugoslavia
Zaire
Zambia

Other Peoples and Places

Aboriginal Australians
Åland
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola (FNLA)
Angola (MPLA)
Angola (UNITA)
Anguilla
Antigua
Assyria
Basque Country
British Honduras
Brittany
Brunei
Canary Islands
Catalonia
Cherokee
Comoros
Dominica
East Turkestan
England
Eritrea
Estonia
Faroe Islands
French Guiana
Gibraltar
Grenada
Guam
Guernsey
Guinea and Cape Verde
Hawaii
Isle of Man
Jersey
Karen
Kurdistan
Lakota
Latvia
Lithuania
Martinique (nationalist)
Martinique (traditional)
Micronesia
Mozambique
Namibia
Navajo
Netherlands Antilles
Palestine
Papua New Guinea
Puerto Rico
Quebec
Romani
Saint Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent
Scotland
Shan
Sikkim
Suriname
Tibet
U.S. Virgin Islands
Wales
Wallis and Futuna
Zimbabwe (ZANU)
Zimbabwe (ZAPU)

Events of 1971

March 12: Papua New Guinea adopted a new flag.
March 26: Bangladesh declared independence from Pakistan.
April 8: A Romani flag was adopted at the first World Romani Congress in London. The cartwheel was meant to evoke the Ashoka Chakra on the Indian flag, but also symbolized the nomadic traditions of the Romani people.
May 21: Bulgaria changed the emblem on its flag.
July 9: Qatar changed the ratio of its flag from 11:30 to 11:28.
July 12: The Australian Aboriginal flag, designed by activist and artist Harold Thomas, was raised for the first time in Adelaide. The red, yellow and black colours represented the earth, the Aboriginal people, and the Sun. In 1995 the flag became an official flag of Australia.
August 15: The United Kingdom terminated its protectorate over Bahrain.
August 27: Andorra slightly adjusted the design of its flag.
September 3: The United Kingdom terminated its protectorate over Qatar.
September 11: Ten years after the separation of Syria, the United Arab Republic reverted to the name Egypt. It retained the two-star flag.
October 29: The Democratic Republic of the Congo changed its name to Zaire.
November 19: Zaire adopted a new flag.
December 1: The United Kingdom terminated its protectorates over the seven Trucial States. The next day, Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain united to form the United Arab Emirates. Ras al-Khaimah opted to remain independent.