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7 oldest countries in the world
  • Japan – 660 BCE. Although often disputed, 660 BCE is said to be the year when Japan came into existence. ...
  • China – 221 BCE. ...
  • San Marino – 301 CE. ...
  • France – 843 CE. ...
  • Hungary – 1000 CE. ...
  • Egypt – 3500 BC. ...
  • Greece – 3000 BC.

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What was the 1st flag?

General George Washington first raised the Continental Army flag in 1776, a red-and- white striped flag with the British Union Jack where we now have stars. Several flag designs with 13 stripes were used in 1776 and 1777, until Congress established an official design on June 14, 1777 — now observed as Flag Day.

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Who made the 1st flag?

On May 29, 1777, Betsy Ross was paid a large sum of money from the Pennsylvania State Navy Board for making flags, and on June 14, 1777, Congress adopted the Stars and Stripes as our official national flag. Betsy would continue to make flags for over 50 years, many of which were through government contracts.

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What is the 1st oldest country?

3100 BCE. Around this time period, Upper and Lower Egypt were unified into a single kingdom by King Menes – Menes is actually the Egyptian word for founder and many historians believe that founder of Egypt was a ruler named Narmer. This makes Egypt the oldest country in the world.

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Which is first language in world?

Dating back to at least 3500 BC, the oldest proof of written Sumerian was found in today's Iraq, on an artifact known as the Kish Tablet. Thus, given this evidence, Sumerian can also be considered the first language in the world.

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Which country found first on earth?

1. Ethiopia. Many historians agree that Ethiopia is one of the oldest countries in the world. While we know that human life has existed in Ethiopia for millions of years thanks to skeletal fragments uncovered, it's generally agreed that Ethiopia developed as a country in 980 BCE.

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What is the oldest Indian flag?

NCC. The first national flag in India is said to have been hoisted on August 7, 1906, in the Parsee Bagan Square (Green Park) in Calcutta now Kolkata. The flag was composed of three horizontal strips of red, yellow and green.

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What is the Top 10 Oldest country in the world?

What are the 10 oldest countries? Egypt, Iran, Armenia, China, Japan, Ethiopia, Greece, Portugal, San Marino, and France are the top 10 oldest countries in the world. Apart from there were many old countries in Europe, which have been eradicated.

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How old is the first flag?

First flag

It consisted of 13 red-and-white stripes, with the British Jack in the upper left-hand-corner. It first appeared on December 3, 1775, when Continental Navy Lieutenant John Paul Jones flew it aboard Captain Esek Hopkin's flagship Alfred in the Delaware River. It remained the national flag until June 14, 1777.

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What is the youngest flag in the world?

Below is an overview of some of the world's youngest flags.
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The Newest Flags in the World.
RankFlagDate of Adoption
1MauritaniaAugust 15, 2017
2MalawiMay 28, 2012
3South SudanJuly 9, 2011
4LibyaFebruary 17, 2011
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Why did the first flag have 13 stars?

Over two hundred years ago, the Second Continental Congress officially made the Stars and Stripes the symbol of America, going so far as to declare that the 13 stars gracing the original flag represented "a new constellation" with the ideal that America embodied a bright new hope and light for mankind.

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