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Countries That Have Gained Independence From Spain

Name the modern-day countries that gained their independence from Spain.
Refers to countries which after independence were not incorporated into the colonial empires of other nations
Year = first stage of independence
Excludes protectorates
Quiz by Yosherax
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Last updated: November 23, 2022
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First submittedDecember 14, 2015
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Year
Country
1139
Portugal
1648
Netherlands
1810
Colombia
1810
Mexico
1811
Paraguay
1811
Uruguay
1816
Argentina
1818
Chile
1821
Costa Rica
1821
Dominican Republic
Year
Country
1821
El Salvador
1821
Honduras
1821
Guatemala
1821
Nicaragua
1821
Peru
1821
Venezuela
1822
Ecuador
1825
Bolivia
1902
Cuba
1968
Equatorial Guinea
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Level 72
Dec 14, 2015
The Philippines?! Really?! Check any country quiz on this website - it's only Philippines. Same goes for the Netherlands.
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Level 68
Dec 14, 2015
Agreed, requiring "the" is a bit silly. Also you spelled Philippines wrong.
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Level 59
Apr 1, 2020
also philipnes gianed the independence from the usa
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Level 75
Nov 10, 2018
Good quiz.
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Level 66
Nov 11, 2018
Thanks!
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Level 68
Sep 26, 2020
Panama gained independence from Colombia Philippines gained independence from USA and Andorra existed before 1993
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Level 57
Apr 19, 2021
Andorra didn't get its independence from spain.
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Level 51
Nov 22, 2022
yep, i belive it was from france
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Level 80
Jun 8, 2022
I like the quiz, but not accepting "DR"????? Cmon, man.
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Level 51
Nov 22, 2022
was going to say the same thing, lots of quizzes accept DR
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Level 66
Nov 23, 2022
Apologies, it's a seven-year-old quiz.
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Level 51
Nov 22, 2022
If im not mistaken, Belgium gained independence from the Netherlands and Morrocco is on the "countries who got independence from France" quiz (which I belive is by QM)
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Level 66
Nov 23, 2022
Decided to exclude Morocco because a) it was a protectorate and b) Spain controlled only a small part of Morocco)

You are right about Belgium. Apparently didn't spend much time on research when I first made this quiz.