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Happy Double Ten Day!

Banners and flags hanging in Montreal’s Chinatown in celebration for the 100th National Day. *Photo from


Happy Fiji Day!

Coconut palms line the beaches of Fiji. *Photo from Wikipedia October 10 is Fiji Day, celebrates the independe


Happy Birthday to Uganda!

Ugandan children attending a primary education program for conflict-affected students. *Photo from Wikipedia O


Happy Birthday to Croatia!

Croatia national football team came in second at the 2018 World Cup. *Photo from Wikipedia October 8 is Indepe


Happy Birthday to Lesotho!

Maseru, the capital and largest city of Lesotho. *Photo from Wikipedia October 4 is Independence Day, celebrat


Happy German Unity Day!

Berlin Wall, October 1990, saying “Thank You, Gorbi (Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Un


Happy Gaecheonjeol!

Mausoleum of Tangun, the legendary founder of Gojoseon (古朝鮮), the first ever Korean kingdom. *Photo from Wikip


Happy Birthday to Guinea!

A market in Guinea. *Photo from Wikipedia October 2 is Independence Day, which celebrates the independence of


Happy Birthday to Palau!

Koror City, the largest city in Palau. It was formerly the capital until 2006. *Photo from Wikipedia October 1


Happy Birthday to Nigeria!

Market in Lagos, the most populous city in Nigeria and on African Continent. *Photo from Wikipedia October 1 i


Happy Birthday to Tuvalu!

Tuvaluan children. *Photo from Wikipedia October 1 is Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Tuvalu


Happy National Day of China!

2004 National Day celebration in Tiananmen Square, Beijing. *Photo from Wikipedia October 1 is National Day of


Happy Birthday to Botswana!

Kombi, Minibus taxi in Botswana. *Photo from Wikipedia September 30 is Independence Day of Botswana or Botswan


Happy Birthday to Mali!

A market scene in Mali. *Photo from Wikipedia. September 22 is Independence Day, celebrates the independence o


Happy Birthday to Bulgaria!

Women in Bulgarian traditional costumes. *Photo from Wikipedia September 22 is Independence Day, celebrates th


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