Independence Day

We celebrate the Fourth of July and many more independence days

Colombian Independence Day ~ Veinte de Julio

July 20, 1810 ~ Protests in Bogotá led to the formation of a government independent from Spain.
Saturday, July 20, 2019

Peruvian Independence Day

LIMA PERU, JULY 28, 1821 (2019, Sun) Argentine revolutionary leader José San Martín declared Peruvian independence from Spain
#PERUVIAN #INDEPENDENCEDAY

Bolivian Independence Day 2019 ~ Dia de la Patria

AUGUST 6, 1825 (2019, Tue) ~ Signing of Declaration of Independence
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Brazilian Independence Day ~ Sete de Setembro

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL, SEPTEMBER 7, 1821 (2019, Sat) ~ Listening to his wife, Dom Pedro I declared independence from the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves.
#BRAZILIAN #INDEPENDENCEDAY

Mexican Independence Day ¡Viva Mexico!

DOLORES HIDALGO, MEXICO, SEPTEMBER 16, 1810 (2019, Mon) ~ Roman Catholic priest Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla launched the Mexican Revolution with a call to arms, “El Grito de Dolores” (The Cry of Dolores).
#MEXICAN #INDEPENDENCEDAY

Chilean Independence Day ~ Dieciocho

SANTIAGO, CHILE, SEPTEMBER 18, 1810 (2019, Wed) ~ Chile’s First Junta replaces the royal governor.
#CHILEAN #INDEPENDENCEDAY

Panamanian Separation Day

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA, November 3, 1903 ~ The department (state) of Panama officially separated from Colombia and became the Republic of Panama.
#PANAMANIAN #INDEPENDENCEDAY

Panamanian Independence Day

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA, November 28, 1821 ~ José de Fábrega declared independence from Spain

Portugal Restoration of Independence Day ~ Guerra da Restauração

LISBON, PORTUGAL, December 1, 1640 ~ Portuguese nobles and merchants stage a coup against Spanish Hapsburg rule that begins the Portuguese Restoration War. Portugal gains its independence in 1668.

May Revolution of Buenos Aires

On May 25, 1810, the May Revolution of Buenos Aires launched the Argentine War of Independence ~ which launched the Latin American Wars of Independence ~ which ended with the Spanish-American War of 1898. One step in the eternal struggle to be free.
Saturday, May 25, 2019

United States Independence Day

July 4, 1776 ~ “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.”
Thursday, July 4, 2019

Ecuadorian Independence Day

August 10, 1809 ~ Criollo rebels took over the capital Quito, marking the first step in Ecuadorian independence.
Saturday, August 10, 2019

Dominican Restoration Day

August 16, 1863 ~ El grito de Capotillo (the cry of Capotillo) launched the Dominican War of Restoration of independence from Spain.
Friday, August 16, 2019

Uruguayan Independence Day

August 25, 1825 ~ The Thirty-Three Orientals declared independence from Brazil.
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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Salvadoran Independence Day

September 15, 1821 ~ A regional congress in Guatemala City signed “The Act of Independence of Central America.”
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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Costa Rican Independence Day

September 15, 1821 ~ A congress in Guatemala City signed “The Act of Independence of Central America.”
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Saturday, September 15, 2018

Guatemalan Independence Day

September 15, 1821 ~ A regional congress in Guatemala City signed “The Act of Independence of Central America.”
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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Nicaraguan Independence Day

September 15, 1821 ~ A regional congress in Guatemala City signed “The Act of Independence of Central America.”
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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Honduran Independence Day

September 15, 1821 ~ A regional congress in Guatemala City signed “The Act of Independence of Central America.”
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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Argentine Independence Day (Nueve de Julio)

July 9, 1816 ~ The restoration of the Spanish throne forced the United Provinces of South America (modern Argentina & Uruguay) to choose independence.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Venezuelan Independence Day ~ Cinco de Julio

July 5, 1811 ~ Cinco de Julio marks the birth of the first independent nation in South America.
Friday, July 5, 2019

Dominican Independence Day

SANTO DOMINGO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, February 27, 1844 (Thu in 2020) ~ Dominican rebels captured Santo Domingo fortress

Independence days celebrate the end of colonial domination. We proudly celebrate the Fourth of July and the independence days of countries where we, our parents or grandparents came from. Freedom is something to celebrate! God Bless America!


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