Timeline of national flags

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This page lists the different number of flags and/or modifications made on the flags of current sovereign nations since the beginning of 18th century.

Africa[edit]

Countries / Decades before 1700 1710 1720 1730 1740 1750 1760 1770 1780 1790 1800 1810 1820 1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current Decades / Countries
Algeria Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1516 (Turkish)
Flag of France.svg
1830
Flag of Algeria.svg
1962
Flag of Algeria.svg Algeria
Angola Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1667
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1826
Flag of Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Flag of Angola.svg
1975
Flag of Angola.svg Angola
Benin Flag of France.svg
1900
Flag of Benin.svg
1958
Flag of Benin (1975-1990).svg
1975
Flag of Benin.svg
1990
Flag of Benin.svg Benin
Botswana Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1885
Flag of Botswana.svg
1966
Flag of Botswana.svg Botswana
Burkina Faso Flag of France.svg
1896
Flag of Upper Volta.svg
1959
Flag of Burkina Faso.svg
1984
Flag of Burkina Faso.svg Burkina Faso
Burundi Flag of the German Empire.svg
1885
Flag of Belgium.svg
1919
Flag of Burundi (1961).svg
1961
Flag of Burundi (1962-1966).svg
1962
Flag of Burundi (1966).svg Flag of Burundi (1966-1967).svg
1966 1966
Flag of Burundi (1967).svg
1967
Flag of Burundi.svg
1982
Flag of Burundi.svg Burundi
Cameroon Flag of the German Empire.svg
1884
Flag of France.svg
1916
Flag of Cameroon (1957).svg
1957
Flag of Cameroon (1961-1975).svg
1961
Flag of Cameroon.svg
1975
Flag of Cameroon.svg Cameroon
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1916
British Cameroon Flag.svg
1922
Cape Verde Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1667
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1826
Flag of Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Flag of Cape Verde (1975-1992).svg
1975
Flag of Cape Verde.svg
1992
Flag of Cape Verde.svg Cape Verde
Central African Republic Flag of France.svg
1903
Flag of the Central African Republic.svg
1958
Flag of the Central African Republic.svg Central African Republic
Chad Flag of France.svg
1900
Flag of Chad.svg
1959
Flag of Chad.svg Chad
Comoros Flag of France.svg
1887
Flag of the Comoros (1963 to 1975).svg
1963
Flag of the Comoros (1975-1978).svg
1975
Flag of the Comoros (1978-1992).svg
1978
Flag of the Comoros (1992-1996).svg
1992
Flag of the Comoros (1996-2001).svg
1996
Flag of the Comoros.svg
2001
Flag of the Comoros.svg Comoros
Republic of the Congo Flag of France.svg
1891
Flag of the Republic of the Congo.svg
1958
Flag of the People's Republic of Congo.svg
1970
Flag of the Republic of the Congo.svg
1991
Flag of the Republic of the Congo.svg Congo-Brazzaville Republic
Democratic Republic of the Congo Flag of Congo Free State.svg
1877
Flag of Congo-Léopoldville (1960-1963).svg
1960
Flag of Congo-Léopoldville (1963-1966).svg
1963
Flag of Congo-Kinshasa (1966-1971).svg
1966
Flag of Zaire.svg
1971
Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (1997-2003).svg
1997
Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (2003-2006).svg
2003
Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.svg
2006
Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.svg Congo-Kinshasa Democratic Republic
Djibouti Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1453 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of France.svg
1896
Flag of Djibouti.svg
1977
Flag of Djibouti.svg Djibouti
Egypt Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1517 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Egypt (1882-1922).svg
1882
Flag of Egypt (1922–1958).svg
1922
Flag of the Egyptian Revolution (1952).svg
1952
Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg
1958
Flag of Egypt (1972-1984).svg
1972
Flag of Egypt.svg
1984
Flag of Egypt.svg Egypt
Ethiopia Ethiopian Pennants.svg
1890s
Flag of Ethiopia (1897-1936; 1941-1974).svg
1897
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg
1936
Flag of Ethiopia (1897-1936; 1941-1974).svg
1962
Flag of Ethiopia (1975–1987).svg
1974
Flag of Ethiopia (1987–1991).svg
1987
Flag of Ethiopia (1991-1996).svg
1991
Flag of Ethiopia (1996).svg
1996
Flag of Ethiopia.svg
2009
Flag of Ethiopia.svg Ethiopia
Eritrea Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg
1890
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1941
Flag of Ethiopia (1897-1936; 1941-1974).svg
1941
Flag of Eritrea (1952-1961).svg
1952
Flag of Ethiopia (1975–1987).svg
1974
Flag of Ethiopia (1987–1991).svg
1987
Flag of Ethiopia (1991-1996).svg
1991
Flag of Eritrea (1993-1995).svg
1993
Flag of Eritrea.svg
1995
Flag of Eritrea.svg Eritrea
Equatorial Guinea Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1667
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Bandera de Costas.svg
1778
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of Spain (1931 - 1939).svg
1931
Flag of Spain (Civil) alternate colours.svg
1936
Flag of Spain (1938 - 1945).svg
1938
Flag of Spain (1945-1977).svg
1945
Flag of Equatorial Guinea (without coat of arms).svg
1968
Flag of Equatorial Guinea 1973-1979.svg
1973
Flag of Equatorial Guinea.svg
1979
Flag of Equatorial Guinea.svg Equatorial Guinea
Gabon Flag of France.svg
1903
Flag of Gabon 1959-1960.svg
1959
Flag of Gabon.svg
1960
Flag of Gabon.svg Gabon
The Gambia Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1783
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of The Gambia.svg
1965
Flag of The Gambia.svg The Gambia
Ghana Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1821
Flag of the Gold Coast.svg
1877
Flag of Ghana.svg
1957
Flag of the Union of African States (1961-1962).svg
1961
Flag of Ghana (1964-1966).svg
1964
Flag of Ghana.svg
1966
Flag of Ghana.svg Ghana
Prinsenvlag.svg
1581
Flag of the Batavian Republic.svg
1795
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1806
Flag of France.svg
1810
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1814
Guinea Flag of France.svg
1898
Flag of Guinea.svg
1958
Flag of Guinea.svg Guinea
Guinea-Bissau Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1667
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1826
Flag of Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Flag of Guinea-Bissau.svg
1974
Flag of Guinea-Bissau.svg Guinea-Bissau
Ivory Coast Flag of France.svg
1896
Flag of Côte d'Ivoire.svg
1959
Flag of Côte d'Ivoire.svg Ivory Coast
Kenya Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1885
Flag of British East Africa.svg
1921
Flag of Kenya.svg
1963
Flag of Kenya.svg Kenya
Lesotho Prinsenvlag.svg
1652
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1795
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of the Cape Colony 1876-1910.svg
1875
Lesoto flag 1884.gif
1884
Flag of Lesotho (1966).svg
1966
Flag of Lesotho (1987-2006).svg
1987
Flag of Lesotho.svg
2006
Flag of Lesotho.svg Lesotho
Liberia Flag of Liberia (1827-1847).svg
1827
Flag of Liberia.svg
1847
Flag of Liberia.svg Liberia
Libya Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
15th century (Turkish)
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg
1912
Flag of Libya (1951-1969).svg
1951
Flag of Libya (1969–1972).svg
1969
Flag of Egypt (1972-1984).svg
1972
Flag of Libya (1977-2011).svg
1977
Flag of Libya.svg
2011
Flag of Libya.svg Libya
Madagascar Flag of France.svg
1896
Flag of Madagascar.svg
1958
Flag of Madagascar.svg Madagascar
Malawi Flag of Nyasaland (1919-1964).svg
1907
Flag of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland.svg
1953
Flag of Nyasaland (1919-1964).svg
1963
Flag of Malawi.svg
1964
Flag of Malawi (2010-2012).svg
2010
Flag of Malawi.svg
2012
Flag of Malawi.svg Malawi
Mali Flag of France.svg
1892
Flag of French Sudan (1958-1959).svg
1958
Flag of Mali 1959-1961.svg
1959
Flag of Mali.svg
1961
Flag of Mali.svg Mali
Mauritania Flag of France.svg
1900
Flag of Mauritania (1959–2017).svg
1959
Flag of Mauritania.svg
2017
Flag of Mauritania.svg Mauritania
Mauritius Prinsenvlag.svg
1666
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1710
Flag of France.svg
1789
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1810
Flag of Mauritius 1906.svg
1906
Flag of Mauritius 1923.svg
1923
Flag of Mauritius.svg
1968
Flag of Mauritius.svg Mauritius
Morocco Flag of Morocco 1666 1915.svg
1666
Merchant flag of Spanish Morocco.svg
1913
Flag of Morocco.svg
1956
Flag of Morocco.svg Morocco
Flag of the Republic of the Rif.svg
1921
Mozambique Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1667
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1826
Flag of Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Flag of Mozambique (1974-1975).svg
1974
Flag of Mozambique (1975-1983).svg
1975
Flag of Mozambique (1983).svg Flag of Mozambique.svg
1983 1983
Flag of Mozambique.svg
Mozambique
Namibia Flag of the German Empire.svg
1884
Red Ensign of South Africa (1912-1951).svg
1915
Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg
1928
Flag of Namibia.svg
1990
Flag of Namibia.svg Namibia
Niger Flag of France.svg
1922
Flag of Niger.svg
1959
Flag of Niger.svg Niger
Nigeria Royal Niger Company flag.svg
1886
Flag of British Colonial Nigeria.svg
1900
Flag of Nigeria.svg
1960
Flag of Nigeria.svg
1967
Flag of Nigeria.svg
1970
Flag of Nigeria.svg Nigeria
Flag of Biafra.svg
1967
Rwanda Flag of the German Empire.svg
1885
Flag of Belgium.svg
1919
Flag of Rwanda (1959-1961).svg
1959
Flag of Rwanda (1961-1962).svg
1961
Flag of Rwanda (1962-2001).svg
1962
Flag of Rwanda.svg
2001
Flag of Rwanda.svg Rwanda
Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (Western Sahara) Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1884
Flag of Spain (1931 - 1939).svg
1931
Flag of Spain (Civil) alternate colours.svg
1936
Flag of Spain (1938 - 1945).svg
1938
Flag of Spain (1945-1977).svg
1945
Flag of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.svg
1976
Flag of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.svg Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic
São Tomé and Príncipe Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1667
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1826
Flag of Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Flag of Sao Tome and Principe.svg
1975
Flag of Sao Tome and Principe.svg São Tomé and Príncipe
Senegal Pavillon royal de France.svg
16th century
Flag of France.svg
1789
Flag of the Kingdom of France (1814-1830).svg
1814
Flag of France.svg
1830
Flag-senegal-1958.svg
1958
Flag of Mali 1959-1961.svg
1959
Flag of Senegal.svg
1960
Flag of Senegal.svg Senegal
Seychelles Pavillon royal de France.svg
1756
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1811
Flag of Seychelles 1903-1961.gif
1903
Flag of Seychelles 1961-1976.gif
1961
Flag of the Seychelles (1976-1977).svg
1976
Flag of the Seychelles (1977-1996).svg
1977
Flag of Seychelles.svg
1996
Flag of Seychelles.svg Seychelles
Sierra Leone Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1792
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Sierra Leone (1889-1914).svg
1889
Flag of Sierra Leone.svg
1961
Flag of Sierra Leone.svg Sierra Leone
Somalia Muzzaffar (Mogadishu area) flag according to 1576 Portuguese map.svg
13th century
Flag of Adal.png
1415
Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1559 (Turkish)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1884
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg
1888
Dervish flag.svg
1896
Flag of British Somaliland 1903-1950.svg
1903
Flag of Italy.svg
1949
Flag of British Somaliland 1950-1960.svg
1950
Flag of Somalia.svg
1960
Flag of Somalia.svg Somalia
South Africa Prinsenvlag.svg
1652
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1795
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of the Cape Colony 1876-1910.svg
1875
Red Ensign of South Africa (1910-1912).svg
1910
Red Ensign of South Africa (1912-1951).svg
1912
Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg
1928
Flag of South Africa.svg
1994
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
South Sudan Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1517 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Egypt (1882-1922).svg
1882
Flag of Egypt (1882-1922).svg
1899
Flag of Egypt (1922–1958).svg
1922
Flag of the Egyptian Revolution (1952).svg
1952
Flag of Sudan (1956-1970).svg
1956
Flag of Sudan.svg
1970
Flag of South Sudan.svg
2011
Flag of South Sudan.svg South Sudan
Sudan Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1517 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Egypt (1882-1922).svg
1882
Flag of Egypt (1882-1922).svg
1899
Flag of Egypt (1922–1958).svg
1922
Flag of the Egyptian Revolution (1952).svg
1952
Flag of Sudan (1956-1970).svg
1956
Flag of Sudan.svg
1970
Flag of Sudan.svg Sudan
Swaziland Flag of the Cape Colony 1876-1910.svg
1894
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1903
Flag of Swaziland.svg
1968
Flag of Swaziland.svg Swaziland
Tanzania Flag of the German Empire.svg
1885
Flag of Tanganyika (1919-1961).svg
1919
Flag of Tanganyika.svg
1961
Flag of Tanzania.svg
1964
Flag of Tanzania.svg Tanzania
Flag of Zanzibar (January-April 1964).svg
1964
Togo Flag of the German Empire.svg
1884
Flag of France.svg
1914
Flag of Togo (1957-1958).svg
1957
Flag of Togo (1958-1960).svg
1958
Flag of Togo.svg
1960
Flag of Togo.svg Togo
Tunisia Tunisian flag till 1831.svg
1574 (Turkish)
Flag of Tunis Bey-fr.svg
1831
Pre-1999 Flag of Tunisia.svg
1959
Flag of Tunisia.svg
1999
Flag of Tunisia.svg Tunisia
Uganda Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1894
Flag of the Uganda Protectorate.svg
1914
Flag of Uganda 1962.svg
1962
Flag of Uganda.svg
1962
Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Zambia Flag of Northern Rhodesia (1939-1953).svg
1924
Flag of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland.svg
1953
Flag of Northern Rhodesia (1939-1953).svg
1963
Flag of Zambia (1964-1996).svg
1964
Flag of Zambia.svg
1996
Flag of Zambia.svg Zambia
Zimbabwe Flag of BSAC edit.svg
1896
Flag of Southern Rhodesia.svg
1923
Flag of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland.svg
1953
Flag of Rhodesia (1964).svg
1964
Flag of Rhodesia.svg
1968
Flag of Zimbabwe Rhodesia.svg
1979
Flag of Rhodesia (1964).svg
1979
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg
1980
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg Zimbabwe
Countries / Decades before Current Decades / Countries
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Asia[edit]

Countries / Decades before 1700 1710 1720 1730 1740 1750 1760 1770 1780 1790 1800 1810 1820 1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current Decades / Countries
Afghanistan Safavid Flag.svg
1570s
Nadir Shah Flag.svg
1738
Flag of Herat until 1842.svg
1747
Flag of Afghanistan (1880–1901).svg
1880
Flag of Afghanistan (1901–1919).svg
1901
Flag of Afghanistan (1919–1921).svg
1919
Flag of Afghanistan (1921–1926).svg
1921
Flag of Afghanistan (1926–1928).svg
1926
Flag of Afghanistan (1928–1929).svg
1928
Flag of Afghanistan (1929).svg
1929
Flag of Afghanistan (1929–1931).svg
1929
Flag of Afghanistan (1931–1973).svg
1930
Flag of Afghanistan (1973–1974).svg
1973
Flag of Afghanistan (1974–1978).svg
1974
Flag of Afghanistan (1978).svg
1978
Flag of Afghanistan (1978-1980).svg
1978
Flag of Afghanistan (1980-1987).svg
1980
Flag of Afghanistan (1987–1992).svg
1987
Flag of Afghanistan (1992).svg
1992
Flag of Afghanistan (1992-2001).svg
1992
Flag of Taliban (original).svg
1996
Flag of Taliban.svg
1997
Flag of Afghanistan (1992-2001).svg
2001
Flag of Afghanistan (2002-2004).svg
2002
Flag of Afghanistan (2004-2013).svg
2004
Flag of Afghanistan.svg
2013
Flag of Afghanistan.svg Afghanistan
Armenia Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1508 (Turkish)
Flag of Russia.svg
1828
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of the Transcaucasian Federation.svg
1918
Flag of Armenia.svg
1918
Flag of Transcaucasian SFSR.svg
1922
Flag of Armenian SSR (1936-1940).svg
1936
Flag of Armenia SSR (1940–1952).svg
1940
Flag of Armenian SSR.svg
1952
Flag of Armenia.svg
1990
Flag of Armenia.svg Armenia
Azerbaijan Safavid Flag.svg
1576
Nadir Shah Flag.svg
1736
Flag of Persia (1665).svg
1747
Zand Dynasty flag.svg
1760
Flag of Persia (1906).png
1796
Flag of Russia.svg
1813
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of the Transcaucasian Federation.svg Flag of the Democratic Republic of Azerbaijan.png Flag of Azerbaijan.svg
1918
Flag of Azerbaijan SSR (1920-1921).svg
1920
Flag of Transcaucasian SFSR.svg
1922
Flag of Azerbaijan SSR (1937-1940).svg
1937
Flag of Azerbaijan SSR (1940-1952).svg
1940
Flag of the Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic.svg
1952
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg
1990
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg Azerbaijan
Bahrain Flag of Bahrain (1820-1932).png
1820
Flag of Bahrain (1932-1972).svg
1932
Flag of Bahrain (1972-2002).svg
1972
Flag of Bahrain.svg
2002
Flag of Bahrain.svg Bahrain
Bangladesh Flag of the British East India Company (1707).svg
1757
Flag of the British East India Company (1801).svg
1801
Flag of Imperial India.svg
1858
Flag of Pakistan.svg
1947
Flag of Bangladesh (1971).svg
1971
Flag of Bangladesh.svg
1972
Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh
Bhutan Flag of Bhutan (1949-1956).svg
1949
Flag of Bhutan (1956-1969).svg
1956
Flag of Bhutan.svg
1969
Flag of Bhutan.svg Bhutan
Brunei Flag of Brunei from 1906 to 1959.svg
1906
Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
1941
Flag of Brunei from 1906 to 1959.svg
1945
Flag of Brunei.svg
1959
Flag of Brunei.svg Brunei
Cambodia Flag of Cambodia under French protection.svg
1863
Flag of Colonial Annam.svg
1887
Flag of Cambodia.svg
1953
Flag of the Khmer Republic.svg
1970
Flag of Democratic Kampuchea.svg
1975
Flag of the People's Republic of Kampuchea.svg
1979
Flag of the State of Cambodia.svg
1989
Flag of Cambodia under UNTAC.svg
1992
Flag of Cambodia.svg
1993
Flag of Cambodia.svg Cambodia
People's Republic of China (mainland) Flag of the Qing Dynasty (1862-1889).svg
1862
Flag of the Qing Dynasty (1889-1912).svg
1890
Flag of the Republic of China (1912-1928).svg
1912
Flag of the Republic of China.svg
1928
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg
1949
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg People's Republic of China (mainland)
Republic of China (Taiwan) Flag of the Qing Dynasty (1862-1889).svg
1862
Flag of the Qing Dynasty (1889-1912).svg
1890
Flag of Formosa 1895.svg Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
1895 1895
Flag of the Republic of China.svg
1945
Flag of the Republic of China.svg Republic of China (Taiwan)
East Timor Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1702
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1826
Flag of Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
1942
Flag of Portugal.svg
1945
Flag of East Timor.svg Flag of Indonesia.svg
1975 1975
Flag of the United Nations.svg
1999
Flag of East Timor.svg
2002
Flag of East Timor.svg East Timor
Georgia Sakartvelo - drosha.svg
1008-1490
Flag of Kingdom of Kartli-Kakheti.svg
1762
Flag of Russia.svg
1801
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of the Transcaucasian Federation.svg Flag of Georgia (1918-1921).svg
1918
Flag of Georgian SSR (1921-1922).svg
1921
Flag of Transcaucasian SFSR.svg
1922
Флаг Грузинской ССР (1940-1952).svg
1937
Flag of Georgian SSR.svg
1951
Flag of Georgia (1990-2004).svg
1990
Flag of Georgia.svg
2004
Flag of Georgia.svg Georgia
India 1526 British Raj Red Ensign.svg
1858
Flag of India.svg
1947
Flag of India.svg India
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svg
1674
Flag of the British East India Company (1801).svg
1773
Indonesia Flag of the Dutch East India Company.svg
1602
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1800
Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
1942
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1945
Flag of Indonesia.svg
1949
Flag of Indonesia.svg Indonesia
Iran Safavid Flag.svg
1576
Nadir Shah Flag.svg
1736
Flag of Persia (1665).svg
1747
Zand Dynasty flag.svg
1760
Flag of Persia (1906).png
1796
Amir Kabir Flag.svg
1849
State Flag of Iran (1924).svg
1907
Flag of Iran with standardized lion and sun.svg
1925
Flag of Iran.svg
1980
Flag of Iran.svg Iran
Iraq Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1534 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Iraq (1921–1959).svg
1921
Flag of the Arab Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Iraq (1959-1963).svg
1959
Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg
1963
Flag of Iraq (1991-2004).svg
1991
Flag of Iraq (2004-2008).svg
2004
Flag of Iraq.svg
2008
Flag of Iraq.svg Iraq
Israel Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1516 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1920
Palestine-Mandate-Ensign-1927-1948.svg
1927
Flag of Israel.svg
1948
Flag of Israel.svg Israel
Japan Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg
1870
Flag of Japan.svg
1999
Flag of Japan.svg Japan
Jordan Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1516 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1920
Flag of Jordan.svg
1921
Flag of the Arab Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Jordan.svg
1958
Flag of Jordan.svg Jordan
Kazakhstan Kazakh Khanate.svg
1456
Flag of Russia.svg
1822
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of the Alash Autonomy.svg
1917
Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (1918-1920).svg
1920
Flag of Kazakh SSR (1937-1940).svg
1937
Flag of Kazakh SSR (1940-1953).svg
1940
Flag of the Kazakh SSR.svg
1953
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg
1992
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Kazakhstan
North Korea Flag of the king of Joseon.svg
1800
Flag of Korea (1882-1910).svg
1882
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg
1910
Flag of the Soviet Union (1936-1955).svg
1945
Flag of North Korea.svg
1948
Flag of North Korea.svg North Korea
South Korea Flag of the king of Joseon.svg
1800
Flag of Korea (1882-1910).svg
1882
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg
1910
Flag of South Korea (1945-1948).svg
1945
Flag of South Korea.svg
1948
Flag of South Korea.svg South Korea
Kuwait Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1752 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1898 (Turkish)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1899
Flag of Kuwait.svg
1961
Flag of Kuwait.svg Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan Romanov Flag.svg
1876
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (1918-1920).svg
1918
吉尔吉斯苏维埃社会主义共和国国旗(1936).png
1936
Flag of Kyrgyz SSR.svg
1952
Flag of Kyrgyzstan (1991-1992).svg
1991
Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg
1992
Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan
Laos Flag of French Laos.svg
1893
Flag of Laos (1952-1975).svg
1952
Flag of Laos.svg
1975
Flag of Laos.svg Laos
Lebanon Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1516 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Lebanese French flag.svg
1920
Flag of Lebanon.svg
1943
Flag of Lebanon.svg Lebanon
Malaysia Flag of the Dutch East India Company.svg
1641
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1795
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1818
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1824
Flag of Federated Malay States.png
1896
Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
1942
Flag of Federated Malay States.png
1945
Flag of Malaya.svg
1949
Flag of Malaysia.svg
1963
Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia
The Maldives Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1886
Old National Flag of the Maldives.svg
1926
Flag of the Maldives 1953.png
1953
Flag of Maldives.svg
1965
Flag of Maldives.svg The Maldives
Mongolia Flag of the Qing Dynasty (1862-1889).svg
1862
Flag of the Qing Dynasty (1889-1912).svg
1890
Flag of Mongolia (1911-1921).svg
1911
Flag of the People's Republic of Mongolia (1921-1924).svg
1921
Flag of the People's Republic of Mongolia (1924-1930).svg
1924
Flag of the People's Republic of Mongolia (1940-1992).svg
1940
Flag of Mongolia.svg
1992
Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia
Myanmar Flag of the Alaungpaya Dynasty of Myanmar.svg
1753
British Raj Red Ensign.svg
1885
British Burma 1937 flag.png
1937
Flag of the State of Burma (1943-45).svg
1943
British Burma 1937 flag.png
1945
Flag of Burma (1948-1974).svg
1948
Flag of Myanmar (1974-2010).svg
1974
Flag of Myanmar.svg
2010
Flag of Myanmar.svg Myanmar
Nepal Flag of Nepal (19th century-1962).svg
1928
Flag of Nepal.svg
1962
Flag of Nepal.svg Nepal
Oman Oman flag2.gif
1856
Flag of Oman (1970-1995).svg
1970
Flag of Oman.svg
1995
Flag of Oman.svg Oman
Pakistan 1526 Flag of Herat until 1842.svg
1747
Nishan Sahib.svg
1761
Flag of the British East India Company (1801).svg
1849
Flag of Imperial India.svg
1858
British Raj Red Ensign.svg
1880
Flag of Pakistan.svg
1947
Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan
Palestine Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1516 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1920
Palestine-Mandate-Ensign-1927-1948.svg
1927
Flag of Israel.svg
1948
Flag of Palestine.svg
1971
Flag of Palestine.svg Palestine
Philippines Long red right-pointing triangle.svg
1450
Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1535
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1762
Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1764
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1821
Philippines Aguinaldo flag (obverse).svg
1898
Flag of the United States (1896-1908).svg
1901
Flag of the United States (1908-1912).svg
1908
Flag of the United States (1912-1959).svg
1912
Flag of the Philippines (1919-1936).svg
1919
Flag of the Philippines (navy blue).svg
1936
Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
1942
Flag of the Philippines (1943-1945).svg
1943
Flag of the Philippines (navy blue).svg
1945
Flag of the Philippines (light blue).svg
1985
Flag of the Philippines (navy blue).svg
1986
Flag of the Philippines.svg
1998
Flag of the Philippines.svg Philippines
Qatar Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1818 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1872 (Turkish)
Flag of Qatar (1916-1936).svg
1916
Flag of Qatar (1936-1949).svg
1936
Flag of Qatar (1949).svg
1949
Flag of Qatar.svg
1971
Flag of Qatar.svg Qatar
Saudi Arabia Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1517 (Turkish)
Flag of the First Saudi State.svg
1744
Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1818
Flag of the First Saudi State.svg
1824
Flag of the Emirate of Ha'il.svg
1891
Flag of the Second Saudi State.svg
1902
Flag of Nejd (1926).svg
1926
Flag of Saudi Arabia (1932-1934).svg
1932
Flag of Saudi Arabia (1934-1938).svg
1934
Flag of Saudi Arabia (1938-1973).svg
1938
Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg
1973
Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg Saudi Arabia
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Hejaz 1920.svg
1920
Flag of Hejaz 1926.svg
1926
Singapore Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1819
Flag of the British Straits Settlements (1874-1925).svg
1874
Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
1942
Flag of the British Straits Settlements (1874-1925).svg
1945
Flag of Singapore (1946-1959).svg
1946
Flag of Singapore.svg
1959
Flag of Malaysia.svg
1963
Flag of Singapore.svg
1965
Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore
Sri Lanka King of Kandy.svg
1593
British Ceylon flag.png
1815
Flag of Ceylon (1948-1951).svg
1948
Flag of Ceylon (1951-1972).svg
1951
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg
1972
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka
Syria Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1516 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Kingdom of Syria (1920-03-08 to 1920-07-24).svg Flag of the French Mandate of Syria (1920).svg
1920 1920
Flag of Syria French mandate.svg
1922
Flag of Syria (1932-1958; 1961-1963).svg
1932
Flag of Syria.svg
1958
boder
1961
Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg
1963
Flag of Egypt (1972-1984).svg
1972
Flag of Syria.svg
1980
Flag of Syria.svg Syria
Tajikistan Flag of Russia (1668-1693).svg
1699
Flag of Russia.svg
1721
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of Turkestan ASSR (1919-1921).svg
1918
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg
1924
Flag of Tajik SSR.svg
1953
Flag of Tajikistan 1991-1992.svg
1991
Flag of Tajikistan.svg
1992
Flag of Tajikistan.svg Tajikistan
Thailand Flag of Thailand (Ayutthaya period).svg
1700
Flag of Thailand (1782).svg
1782
Flag of Thailand (1817).svg
1817
Flag of Thailand 1855.svg
1855
State Flag of Thailand (1916).svg
1916
Flag of Thailand.svg
1917
Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand
Turkmenistan Bandera de Khiva abans 1917.svg
1517
Bandera de Khiva 1917-1920.svg
1917
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg
1922
Flag of the Turkmen SSR.svg
1953
Flag of Turkmenistan (1992-1997).svg
1992
Flag of Turkmenistan (1997-2001).svg
1997
Flag of Turkmenistan.svg
2001
Flag of Turkmenistan.svg Turkmenistan
United Arab Emirates Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1892
Flag of the Trucial States.svg
1950
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg
1971
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates
Uzbekistan Flag of the Emirate of Bukhara.svg
1785
Flag of the Bukharan People's Soviet Republic.svg
1920
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg
1924
Flag of the Uzbek SSR.svg
1953
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg
1991
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Uzbekistan
Vietnam
1802
Flag of Central Vietnam (1885-1890).svg
1885
Flag of Colonial Annam.svg
1887
Standard of the Nguyen Dynasty (1890 - 1920).svg
1890
Second flag of the Nguyen Dynasty.svg
1920
Flag of North Vietnam (1945-1955).svg
1945
Flag of Vietnam.svg
1955
Flag of Vietnam.svg
1976
Flag of Vietnam.svg Vietnam
Flag of the Empire of Vietnam (1945).svg
1945
Flag of Republic of Cochinchina.svg
1946
Flag of South Vietnam.svg
1948
FNL Flag.svg
1975
Yemen Ottoman flag.svg
1872 (Turkish)
Flag of Yemen 1918.svg
1918
Flag of Yemen 1923.svg
1923
Flag of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen.svg
1927
Flag of North Yemen.svg
1962
Flag of Yemen.svg
1990
Flag of Yemen.svg Yemen
British Raj Red Ensign.svg
1886
Flag of the Colony of Aden.svg
1937
Flag of the Federation of South Arabia.svg
1962
Flag of South Yemen.svg
1967
Countries / Decades before Current Decades / Countries
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Europe[edit]

Countries / Decades before 1700 1710 1720 1730 1740 1750 1760 1770 1780 1790 1800 1810 1820 1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current Decades / Countries
Albania Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg[dubious ]
1385 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Albanian Provisional Government 1912-1914.gif
1912
Flag of Albania (1914-1920).svg
1914
Flag of Albania (1920-1926).svg
1920
Flag of Albania (1926-1928).svg
1926
Flag of Albania (1928-1934).svg
1928
Flag of Albania (1934-1939).svg
1934
Flag of Albania (1939-1943).svg
1939
Flag of Albania (1943-1944).svg
1943
Flag of Albania (1944-1946).svg
1944
Flag of Albania (1946-1992).svg
1946
Flag of Albania.svg
1992
Flag of Albania.svg Albania
Andorra Flag of Andorra 1806.png
1806
Flag of France.svg
1812
Flag of Andorra 1806.png
1813
Flag of Andorra.svg
1866
Flag of Andorra.svg Andorra
Austria Flag of Austria.svg
1230
Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg
1804
Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg
1869
Flag of Austria.svg
1918
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1938
Flag of Austria.svg
1945
Flag of Austria.svg Austria
Belarus Flag of Lithuania (state).svg[dubious ]
1587
Flag of Russia.svg
1793
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of Belarus (1918, 1991-1995).svg
1918
Flag of the Lithuanian-Byelorussian SSR.svg Flag of Byelorussian SSR (1919-1927).svg
1919
Flag of Byelorussian SSR (1937-1951).svg
1937
Flag of Byelorussian SSR (1927-1937).svg
1940
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1941
Flag of Byelorussian SSR (1927-1937).svg
1944
Flag of Byelorussian SSR.svg
1951
Flag of Belarus (1918, 1991-1995).svg
1991
Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg
1995
Flag of Belarus.svg
2012
Flag of Belarus.svg Belarus
Belgium Flag of the Low Countries.svg
1482
Austrian Low Countries Flag.svg
1713
Flag of the Brabantine Revolution.svg
1790
Austrian Low Countries Flag.svg
1792
Flag of France.svg
1795
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1815
Flag of Belgium (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Belgium.svg
1831
Flag of Belgium.svg Belgium
Bosnia and Herzegovina Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg[dubious ]
1463 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Independent Bosnia (1878).svg Flag of Bosnia (1878-1908).svg
1878 1878
Flag of Bosnia (1908-1918).svg
1908
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.svg
1918
Flag of Independent State of Croatia.svg
1941
Flag of SR Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg
1946
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1992-1998).svg
1992
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg
1998
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina
Flag of Herzegovina (1878-1918).svg
1908
Bulgaria Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg[dubious ]
1396 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844 (Turkish)
Flag of Bulgaria.svg
1878
Flag of Bulgaria (1946-1948).svg
1946
Flag of Bulgaria (1948-1967).svg
1948
Flag of Bulgaria (1967-1971).svg
1967
Flag of Bulgaria (1971 – 1990).svg
1971
Flag of Bulgaria.svg
1991
Flag of Bulgaria.svg Bulgaria
Croatia Flag of the Kingdom of Croatia (Habsburg).svg
1527
Flag of France.svg
1809
Flag of the Kingdom of Croatia (Habsburg).svg
1815
Flag of Croatia-Slavonia.png
1848
Flag of Croatia Landesfarben.gif
1852
Flag of Croatia-Slavonia.png
1868
Flag of the State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs.svg Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.svg
1918
Flag of Banate of Croatia (1939-1941).svg
1939
Flag of Independent State of Croatia.svg
1941
Flag of the Federal State of Croatia.svg
1943
Flag of the Socialist Republic of Croatia.svg
1945
Flag of Croatia.svg
1990
Flag of Croatia.svg Croatia
Cyprus Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg[dubious ]
1571 (Turkish)
Ottoman flag.svg
1844
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1878
Flag of Cyprus (1922-1960).svg
1922
Flag of Cyprus (1960).svg Flag of Cyprus (1960-2006).svg
1960
Flag of Cyprus.svg
2006
Flag of Cyprus.svg Cyprus
Czech Republic Flag of Bohemia.svg
1400
Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg
1804
Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg
1869
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
1918
Flag of Bohmen und Mahren.svg
1939
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1939
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
1945
Flag of Bohemia.svg
1990
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
1993
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czech Republic
Denmark State Banner of Denmark (14th Century).svg
1396
Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark
Estonia Flag of Sweden.svg
1562
Eestimaa värvid.svg
1721
Flag of Estonia.svg
1918
Flag of Estonian SSR (1940-1953).svg
1940
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1941
Flag of Estonian SSR (1940-1953).svg
1944
Flag of the Estonian Soviet Socialist Republic.svg
1953
Flag of Estonia.svg
1990
Flag of Estonia.svg Estonia
Finland Flag of Sweden.svg
1562
Flag of Russia.svg
1809
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of Finland 1918 (state).svg
1917
Flag of Finland.svg
1918
Flag of Finland.svg Finland
France Pavillon royal de France.svg
16th century
Flag of France (1790-1794).svg
1790
Flag of France.svg
1794
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1814
Flag of France.svg
1830
Flag of France.svg France
Germany Banner of the Holy Roman Emperor with haloes (1400-1806).svg
1400
Flag of Germany (3-2 aspect ratio).svg
1848
Flag of the German Empire.svg
1867
Flag of Germany (3-2 aspect ratio).svg
1918
Flag of the NSDAP (1920–1945).svg
Flag of the German Reich (1933–1935).svg
1933
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1935
Merchant Flag of Germany (1946-1949).svg
1946
Flag of Germany.svg
1949
Flag of Germany.svg Germany
Flag of Germany.svg
1949
Flag of East Germany.svg
1959
Greece Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg[dubious ]
mid-15th century (Turkish)
Greek Revolution flag.svg
1769
Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg
1822
Naval Royal Standard of Greece (1833-1858).svg
1833
Naval Royal Standard of Greece (1858-1862).svg
1858
State Flag of Greece (1863-1924 and 1935-1970).svg
1863
Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg
1924
State Flag of Greece (1863-1924 and 1935-1970).svg
1935
Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg
1941
State Flag of Greece (1863-1924 and 1935-1970).svg
1944
Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg
1967
Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg
1970
Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg
1975
Flag of Greece.svg
1978
Flag of Greece.svg Greece
Hungary Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1541 (Turkish)
Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg
1711
Flag of Hungary (1848-1849, 1867-1869).svg
1848
Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg
1849
Flag of Hungary (1848-1849, 1867-1869).svg
1867
Flag of Hungary (1869-1874).svg
1869
Flag of Hungary (1874-1896).svg
1874
Flag of Hungary (1896-1915).svg
1896
Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946).svg
1915
Flag of Hungary (1918-1919).svg
1918
Flag of Hungary (1919).svg Flag of Hungary (1918-1919).svg Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946).svg
1919
Flag of Hungary (1946-1949, 1956-1957).svg
1946
Flag of Hungary (1949-1956).svg
1949
Flag of the Hungarian Revolution (1956).svg Flag of Hungary (1946-1949, 1956-1957).svg
1956
Civil Ensign of Hungary.svg
1957
Flag of Hungary.svg
2000
Flag of Hungary.svg Hungary
Iceland Flag of Denmark.svg
1536
Hvítbláinn.svg
1900
Light Blue Flag of Iceland.svg
1918
Flag of Iceland.svg
1944
Flag of Iceland.svg Iceland
Ireland Royal Standard of Ireland (1542–1801).svg
1542
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Irish Republic Flag.svg
1919
Flag of Ireland.svg
1922
Flag of Ireland.svg Ireland
Italy Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg
1848
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg Flag of Italy.svg
1946
Flag of Italy (2003-2006).svg
2003
Flag of Italy.svg
2006
Flag of Italy.svg Italy
War flag of the Italian Social Republic.svg
1943
Kosovo Flag of the Serbian Empire, reconstruction.svg
1371
Civil Flag of Serbia.svg
1835
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.svg
1918
Flag of the Socialist Republic of Serbia.svg
1946
Flag of Serbia and Montenegro.svg Flag of Serbia (1992-2004).svg
1992
Flag of Serbia (2004-2010).svg
2004
Flag of Kosovo.svg
2008
Flag of Kosovo.svg Kosovo
Latvia Flag of Sweden.svg
1692
Livonian colours.svg
1721
Flag of Latvia.svg Flag of Latvian SSR (1918-1920).svg
1918  1919
Flag of Latvia.svg
1920
Flag of Latvian SSR (1940-1953).svg
1940
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1941
Flag of Latvian SSR (1940-1953).svg
1944
Flag of Latvian SSR.svg
1953
Flag of Latvia.svg
1990
Flag of Latvia.svg Latvia
Liechtenstein Banner of the Holy Roman Emperor (after 1400).svg
1400
Flag of Liechtenstein (1719-1852).svg
1719
Flag of Liechtenstein (1852-1921).svg
1852
Flag of Liechtenstein (1921-1937).svg
1921
Flag of Liechtenstein.svg
1937
Flag of Liechtenstein.svg Liechtenstein
Lithuania Flag of Lithuania (state).svg
14th century[dubious ]
Flag of Russia.svg
1795
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of Lithuania (1918-1940).svg
1918
Flag of Lithuanian SSR (1940-1953).svg
1940
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1941
Flag of Lithuanian SSR (1940-1953).svg
1944
Flag of Lithuanian SSR.svg
1953
Flag of Lithuania (1988-2004).svg
1988
Flag of Lithuania.svg
2004
Flag of Lithuania.svg Lithuania
Luxembourg Flag of the Low Countries.svg
1482
Austrian Low Countries Flag.svg
1715
Flag of France.svg
1795
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1815
Flag of Luxembourg.svg
1845
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1940
Flag of Luxembourg.svg
1944
Flag of Luxembourg.svg Luxembourg
Macedonia Flag of the Serbian Empire, reconstruction.svg
1371
Ottoman flag.svg
1844
Flag of Kruševo Republic.svg Ottoman flag.svg
1903
Civil Flag of Serbia.svg
1912
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.svg
1918
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1941
Flag of PR of Macedonia.svg
1944
Flag of the Socialist Republic of Macedonia.svg
1946
Flag of the Republic of Macedonia 1992-1995.svg
1992
Flag of Macedonia.svg
1995
Flag of Macedonia.svg Macedonia
Malta Flag of the Order of St. John (various).svg
1530
Flag of France.svg
1798
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1800
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
19th Century Flag of Malta.svg
1814
Flag of Malta (1875-1898).svg
1875
Flag of Malta (1898-1923).svg
1898
Flag of Malta (1923-1943).svg
1923
Flag of Malta (1943-1964).svg
1943
Flag of Malta.svg
1964
Flag of Malta.svg Malta
Moldova Flag of Moldavia.svg
15th century
Civil ensign of the Principality of Moldavia (1834-1861).png
1834
Romanov Flag.svg
1866
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of the Moldavian Democratic Republic.svg
1917
Flag of Ukrainian SSR (1919-1929).svg
1919
Flag of Ukrainian SSR (1919-1929).svg
1925
Flag of Moldavian Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (1937-1938).svg
1937
Flag of Moldavian Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.svg
1938
Flag of Moldavian SSR (1941-1952).svg
1940
Flag of Moldavian SSR.svg
1952
Flag of Moldova.svg
1990
Flag of Moldova.svg Moldova
Flag of the United Principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia (1859 - 1862).svg
1859
Flag of the United Principalities of Romania (1862 - 1866).svg
1862
Flag of Romania.svg
1867
Monaco Flag of France.svg
1793
Flag of Monaco.svg
1881
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg
1942
Flag of Monaco.svg
1945
Flag of Monaco.svg Monaco
Montenegro Flag of the Prince-Bishopric of Montenegro2.svg
1696
Alaj-barjak of Prince Danilo I, 1858.svg
1851
Flag of the Principality of Montenegro.svg
1876
Flag of the Kingdom of Montenegro.svg
1905
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.svg
1918
Flag of the Socialist Republic of Montenegro.svg
1946
Flag of Serbia and Montenegro.svg
1992
Flag of Montenegro (1994-2004).svg
1994
Flag of Montenegro.svg
2006
Flag of Montenegro.svg Montenegro
Netherlands Prinsenvlag.svg
1581
Statenvlag.svg / Prinsenvlag.svg
1652
Flag of the Batavian Republic.svg
1795
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1806
Flag of France.svg
1810
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1814
Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands
Norway Flag of Denmark.svg
1536
Flag of Norway 1814.png
1814 1821
Swedish and Norwegian merchant flag 1818-1844.svg
1818 1844
Flag of Norway.svg
1821 1844
Norge-Unionsflagg-1844.svg
1844
Flag of Norway.svg
1899
Flag of Norway.svg Norway
Poland Chorągiew królewska króla Zygmunta III Wazy.svg
c. 1605
Partitions
1795
Flag of the Duchy of Warsaw.svg
1807
Royal Standard of the Tsar of Poland (1815–1830).svg Military ensign of Vistula Flotilla of Congress Poland.svg
1815
Flaga-powstania-styczniowego.png
1863
Flag of Poland (1919-1928).svg
1919
Flag of Poland (1928-1980).svg
1928
Flag of Poland (1928-1980).svg
1944
Flag of Poland.svg
1980
Flag of Poland.svg Poland
Portugal Flag of Portugal (1667).svg
1667
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag of Portugal (1750).svg
1750
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag of Portugal (1707).svg
1826
Flag of Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal
Romania Flag of the United Principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia (1859 - 1862).svg
1859
Flag of the United Principalities of Romania (1862 - 1866).svg
1862
Flag of Romania.svg
1867
Flag of Romania (January-March 1948).svg Flag of Romania (1948-1952).svg
1948
Flag of Romania (1952-1965).svg
1952
Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg
1965
Romania flag 1989 revolution.svg Flag of Romania.svg
1989
Flag of Romania.svg Romania
Russia Flag of Russia (1668-1693).svg
1547
Flag of Russia.svg
1721
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag the Russian SFSR (1918).svg Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (1918-1920).svg
1918
Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (1937-1954).svg
1937
Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic.svg
1954
Flag of Russia (1991-1993).svg
1991
Flag of Russia.svg
1993
Flag of Russia.svg Russia
San Marino Old Flag of San Marino.svg
1465
Flag of San Marino (before 2011).svg
1862
Flag of San Marino.svg
2011
Flag of San Marino.svg San Marino
Serbia Flag of the Serbian Empire, reconstruction.svg
1371
Civil Flag of Serbia.svg
1835
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.svg
1918
Flag of the Socialist Republic of Serbia.svg
1946
Flag of Serbia and Montenegro.svg Flag of Serbia (1992-2004).svg
1992 1992
Flag of Serbia (2004-2010).svg
2004
Flag of Serbia.svg
2010
Flag of Serbia.svg Serbia
Slovakia Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg
1804
Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg
1869
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
1918
Flag of First Slovak Republic 1939-1945.svg
1938
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
1945
Flag of Slovakia.svg
1993
Flag of Slovakia.svg Slovakia
Slovenia Flag of Austria.svg
1335
Flag of France.svg
1803
Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg
1813
Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg
1869
Flag of the State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs.svg Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.svg
1918 1918
Flag of the Slovene Home Guard.svg
1943
Flag of the Socialist Republic of Slovenia.svg
1945
Flag of Slovenia.svg
1991
Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Spain Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1506
Bandera de España 1701-1760.svg
1701
Bandera de España 1760-1785.svg
1760
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of the First Spanish Republic.svg
1873
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1875
Flag of Spain (1931 - 1939).svg
1931
Flag of Spain (Civil) alternate colours.svg
1936
Flag of Spain (1938 - 1945).svg
1938
Flag of Spain (1945-1977).svg
1945
Flag of Spain (1977 - 1981).svg
1977
Flag of Spain.svg
1981
Flag of Spain.svg Spain
Sweden Flag of Sweden.svg
1562
Swedish and Norwegian naval ensign (1815-1844).svg
1815
Svensk handelsflagg 1844-1905.png
1844
Flag of Sweden.svg
1906
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
Switzerland Early Swiss cross.svg
15th century
Flag of the Helvetic Republic (French).svg
1798
Early Swiss cross.svg
1803
Flag of Switzerland.svg
1889
Flag of Switzerland.svg Switzerland
Turkey Fictitious Ottoman flag 2.svg
1453
Ottoman flag.svg
1844
Flag of Turkey.svg
1936
Flag of Turkey.svg Turkey
Ukraine Alex K Halych-Volhynia-flag.svg
1199
Flag of the Cossack Hetmanat.svg
1700
Flag of Russia.svg
1793
Romanov Flag.svg
1858
Flag of Russia.svg
1883
Flag of the Ukranian State.svg
1917
Flag of Ukraine.svg
1918
Flag of Ukrainian SSR (1919-1929).svg
1919
Flag of Ukrainian SSR (1929-1937).svg
1929
Flag of Ukrainian SSR (1937-1949).svg
1937
Flag of the German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1941
Flag of Ukrainian SSR (1937-1949).svg
1944
Flag of Ukrainian SSR.svg
1949
Flag of Ukraine.svg
1992
Flag of Ukraine.svg Ukraine
United Kingdom Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1606
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom
Vatican City Flag of the Papal States (pre 1808).svg
Flag of the Papal States (1808-1870).svg
1808
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg
1870
Flag of the Vatican City.svg
1929
Flag of the Vatican City.svg Vatican City
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North America[edit]

Countries / Decades before 1700 1710 1720 1730 1740 1750 1760 1770 1780 1790 1800 1810 1820 1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current Decades / Countries
Antigua and Barbuda Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1632
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Leeward Islands 1871-1956.gif
1871
Colonial ensigns of Antigua and Barbuda (1956-1962).svg
1957
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Colonial ensigns of Antigua and Barbuda (1956-1962).svg
1962
Flag of Antigua and Barbuda.svg
1967
Flag of Antigua and Barbuda.svg Antigua and Barbuda
Bahamas Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1648
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of the Bahamas (1869-1904).svg
1869
Flag of the Bahamas (1904-1923).svg
1904
Flag of the Bahamas (1923-1953).svg
1923
Flag of the Bahamas (1953-1964).svg
1953
Bahamas Blue Ensign 1964.PNG
1964
Flag of the Bahamas.svg
1973
Flag of the Bahamas.svg Bahamas
Barbados Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1632
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Barbados (1870–1966).svg
1885
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Barbados (1870–1966).svg
1962
Flag of Barbados.svg
1966
Flag of Barbados.svg Barbados
Belize Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1519
First flag of the Mexican Empire.svg
1821
Flag of the United Provinces of Central America.svg
1823
Flag of the Federal Republic of Central America.svg
1825
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1838
Flag of Jamaica (1875-1906).svg
1875
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1884
Flag of British Honduras (1919-1981).svg
1919
Flag of Belize.svg
1981
Flag of Belize.svg Belize
Canada Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1606
Red Ensign of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1707
Civil Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Canadian Red Ensign 1868-1921.svg
1868
Canadian Red Ensign (1921-1957).svg
1921
Canadian Red Ensign (1957-1965).svg
1957
Flag of Canada.svg
1965
Flag of Canada.svg Canada
Royal Standard of King Louis XIV.svg
1663
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1715
Costa Rica Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1506
First flag of the Mexican Empire.svg
1821
Flag of Costa Rica (1823-1824).svg
1823
Flag of the United Provinces of Central America.svg Flag of Costa Rica (1824).svg Flag of Costa Rica (1824-1840).svg
1824 1824 1824
Flag of Costa Rica (1842-1848).svg
1842
Flag of Costa Rica (1848-1906).svg
1848
Flag of Costa Rica (state).svg
1906
Flag of Costa Rica (state).svg Costa Rica
Cuba Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1506
Flag of the United States (1896-1908).svg
1898
Flag of Cuba.svg
1902
Flag of Cuba.svg Cuba
Dominica Royal Standard of King Louis XIV.svg
1663
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1715
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1763
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Leeward Islands 1871-1956.gif
1871
Flag of the British Windward Islands (1903-1953).svg
1940
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Dominica, 1955-1965.png
1962
Flag of Dominica (1978-1981).svg
1978
Flag of Dominica (1981-1988).svg
1981
Flag of Dominica (1988-1990).svg
1988
Flag of Dominica.svg
1990
Flag of Dominica.svg Dominica
Dominican Republic Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1506
Flag of France.svg
1795
Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1808
Flag of Haiti (1806-1811).svg
1821
Flag of the Dominican Republic (up to 1844).svg
1844
Flag of the Dominican Republic.svg
1849
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1861
Flag of the Dominican Republic.svg
1865
Flag of the Dominican Republic.svg Dominican Republic
El Salvador Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1519
First flag of the Mexican Empire.svg
1821
Flag of the United Provinces of Central America.svg
1823
Flag of the Federal Republic of Central America.svg
1825
Flag of El Salvador (1839-1865).svg
1839
Flag of El Salvador (April 1865).svg
1865
Flag of El Salvador (1875-1877).svg
1875
Zentralamerikanische Großrepublik 1898.svg
1898
Flag of El Salvador (1875-1877).svg
1875
Flag of El Salvador.svg
1912
Flag of El Salvador.svg El Salvador
Greenland Flag of Greenland.svg
1985
Flag of Greenland.svg Greenland
Grenada Royal Standard of King Louis XIV.svg
1663
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1715
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1763
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1779
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1783
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Grenada 1875-1903.gif
1875
Flag of Grenada 1903-1967.gif
1903
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Grenada 1903-1967.gif
1962
Flag of Grenada 1967.svg
1967
Flag of Grenada.svg
1974
Flag of Grenada.svg Grenada
Guatemala Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1519
First flag of the Mexican Empire.svg
1821
Flag of the United Provinces of Central America.svg
1823
Flag of the Federal Republic of Central America.svg
1825
Flag of Guatemala (1838-1843).svg
1838
Flag of Guatemala (1843-1851).svg
1843
Flag of Guatemala (1851-1858).svg
1851
Flag of Guatemala (1858–1871).svg
1858
Flag of Guatemala.svg
1871
Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala
Haiti Royal Standard of King Louis XIV.svg
1663
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1715
Flag of France.svg
1789
Flag of Haiti (1806-1811).svg
1804
Flag of Haiti (1814-1820).svg
1811
Flag of Haiti (1806-1811).svg
1821
Flag of Haiti (1849-1859).png
1849
Flag of Haiti.svg
1859
Flag of Haiti (1964-1986).svg
1964
Flag of Haiti.svg
1986
Flag of Haiti.svg Haiti
Honduras Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1519
First flag of the Mexican Empire.svg
1821
Flag of the United Provinces of Central America.svg
1823
Flag of the Federal Republic of Central America.svg
1825
Flag of Honduras (1839-1866).svg
1838
Flag of Honduras.svg
1866
Zentralamerikanische Großrepublik 1898.svg
1898
Flag of Honduras.svg
1898
Flag of Honduras.svg Honduras
Jamaica Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1655
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Jamaica (1875-1906).svg
1875
Flag of Jamaica (1906-1957).svg
1906
Flag of Jamaica (1957-1962).svg
1957
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Jamaica.svg
1962
Flag of Jamaica.svg Jamaica
Mexico Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1519
First flag of the Mexican Empire.svg
1821
Flag of Mexico (1821-1823).svg
1821
Flag of Mexico (1823-1864, 1867-1893).svg
1823
Flag of Mexico (1864-1867).svg
1864
Flag of Mexico (1823-1864, 1867-1893).svg
1867
Flag of Mexico (1893-1916).svg
1893
Flag of Mexico (1916-1934).svg
1916
Flag of Mexico (1934-1968).svg
1934
Flag of Mexico.svg
1968
Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico
Nicaragua Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1524
First flag of the Mexican Empire.svg
1821
Flag of the United Provinces of Central America.svg
1823
Flag of the Federal Republic of Central America.svg
1825
Flag of Nicaragua (1839-1858).svg
1839
Flag of Nicaragua (1858-1889 and 1893-1896).svg
1858
Flag of Nicaragua (1889-1893).svg
1889
Flag of Nicaragua (1858-1889 and 1893-1896).svg
1893
Flag of Nicaragua (1896-1908).svg
1896
Flag of Nicaragua (1908-1971).svg
1908
Flag of Nicaragua.svg
1971
Flag of Nicaragua.svg Nicaragua
Panama Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1510
Bandera de Costas 1700-1771.png
1717
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of New Granada (1811-1814).svg
1811
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1816
Flag of the Gran Colombia (1819-1820).svg
1819
Flag of the Gran Colombia (1820-1821).svg
1820
Flag of the Gran Colombia.svg
1821
Flag of New Granada.svg
1834
Flag of Colombia.svg
1861
Flag of Panama (1903).svg
1903
Flag of Panama.svg
1925
Flag of Panama.svg Panama
Saint Kitts and Nevis Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1626
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1713
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Leeward Islands 1871-1956.gif
1871
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of St. Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla, 1958-1967.png
1962
Flag of Saint Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla.svg
1967
Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis.svg
1983
Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis.svg Saint Kitts and Nevis
Royal Standard of King Louis XIV.svg
1663
Saint Lucia Royal Standard of King Louis XIV.svg
1663
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1715
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1743
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1756
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1762
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1763
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1778
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1783
Flag of France.svg
1789
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1796
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of France.svg
1802
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1803
Flag of the British Windward Islands (1903-1953).svg
1903
Flag of Saint Lucia (1939-1967).svg
1939
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Saint Lucia (1939-1967).svg
1962
Flag of Saint Lucia (1967-1979).svg
1967
Flag of Saint Lucia (1979-2002).svg
1979
Flag of Saint Lucia.svg
2002
Flag of Saint Lucia.svg Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Royal Standard of King Louis XIV.svg
1663
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1715
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1763
Pavillon royal de France.svg
1778
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1783
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of the British Windward Islands (1903-1953).svg
1903
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1907-1979).svg
1962
Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1979-1985).svg
1979
Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1985).svg Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.svg
1985 1985
Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.svg Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1498
Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1796
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1801
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago 1889-1958.svg
1889
Flag of the West Indies Federation.svg
1958
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.svg
1962
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.svg Trinidad and Tobago
United States Flag of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1606
Red Ensign of Great Britain (1707-1800).svg
1707
Grand Union Flag.svg
1775
US flag 13 stars – Betsy Ross.svg
1777
US flag 15 stars.svg
1795
Flag of the United States (1818-1819).svg
1818
Flag of the United States (1819-1820).svg Flag of the United States (1820-1822).svg
1819 1820
US flag 24 stars.svg
1822
Flag of the United States (1836-1837).svg
1836
Flag of the United States (1837-1845).svg
1837
Flag of the United States (1845-1846).svg Flag of the United States (1846-1847).svg
1845 1846
Flag of the United States (1847-1848).svg Flag of the United States (1848-1851).svg
1847 1848
Flag of the United States (1851-1858).svg
1851
Flag of the United States (1858-1859).svg
1858
Flag of the United States (1859-1861).svg
1859
Flag of the United States (1861-1863).svg
1861
Flag of the United States (1863-1865).svg
1863
Flag of the United States (1865-1867).svg
1865
US flag 37 stars.svg
1867
US flag 38 stars.svg
1877
Flag of the United States (1890-1891).svg
1890
Flag of the United States (1891-1896).svg
1891
Flag of the United States (1896-1908).svg
1896
Flag of the United States (1908-1912).svg
1908
Flag of the United States (1912-1959).svg
1912
US flag 49 stars.svg
1959
Flag of the United States.svg
1960
Flag of the United States.svg United States
Flag of the Confederate States of America (1861-1863).svg
1861
Flag of the Confederate States of America (1863-1865).svg
1863
Flag of the Confederate States of America (1865).svg
1865
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South America[edit]

Countries / Decades before 1700 1710 1720 1730 1740 1750 1760 1770 1780 1790 1800 1810 1820 1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current Decades / Countries
Argentina Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1536
Bandera de Costas.svg
1717
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of Belgrano (1812).svg
1812
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg
1816
Flag of Argentina (1818).svg
1818
Flag of Liga Federal.svg
1830
Flag of Argentina (1840).svg
1835
Flag of the Argentine Confederation.svg
1850
Flag of Argentina.svg
1861
Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina
Bolivia Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1534
Bandera de Costas.svg
1717
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of Bolivia (1825-1826).svg
1825
Flag of Bolivia (1826-1851).svg
1826
Flag of Bolivia (state).svg
1851
Flag of Bolivia (state).svg Bolivia
Brazil Flag of the Princes of Brazil.svg
1697
Flag of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves.svg
1816
Flag Regent Prince of Brazil.svg Flag of Empire of Brazil (1822-1870).svg
1822 1822
Flag of Empire of Brazil (1870-1889).svg
1870
Flag of Brazil 15-19 November.svg Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg
1889 1889
Flag of Brazil (1960-1968).svg
1960
Flag of Brazil (1968-1992).svg
1968
Flag of Brazil.svg
1992
Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil
Chile Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1541
Bandera de Costas.svg
1717
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of Chile (1812-1814).svg
1812
Flag of Chile (1817-1818).svg Flag of Chile.svg
1817 1817
Flag of Chile.svg Chile
Colombia Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1525
Bandera de Costas.svg
1717
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of New Granada (1811-1814).svg
1811
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1816
Flag of the Gran Colombia (1819-1820).svg
1819
Flag of the Gran Colombia (1820-1821).svg
1820
Flag of the Gran Colombia.svg
1821
Flag of New Granada.svg
1834
Flag of United States of New Granada.svg Flag of Colombia.svg
1861 1861
Flag of Colombia.svg Colombia
Ecuador Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1534
Bandera de Costas.svg
1717
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of Patriotic Army of Ecuador 1809.svg
1809
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1812
Flag of Ecuador (1820-1822).svg
1820
Flag of Ecuador (1822).svg Flag of the Gran Colombia (1819-1820).svg
1822 1822
Flag of Ecuador (1845).svg Flag of Ecuador (1845-1860).svg
1845 1845
Flag of Ecuador.svg
1860
Flag of Ecuador.svg Ecuador
Guyana Prinsenvlag.svg
1581
Flag of the Batavian Republic.svg
1795
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1806
Flag of France.svg
1810
Flag of British Guiana (1919-1955).svg
1814
Flag of Guyana.svg
1966
Flag of Guyana.svg Guyana
Paraguay Flag of Cross of Burgundy.svg
1537
Bandera de Costas.svg
1717
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg
1785
Flag of Paraguay 1811.svg Flag of Paraguay June 1811.svg