Independence Day ‑ Bolivia

Event Name Independence Day - Bolivia
Start Date 6th Aug 2017 12:00am
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Duration N/A
Description

Bolivia, a landlocked country in South America, celebrates its Independence Day on August 6. The day commemorates the anniversary of the establishment of the Bolivian Republic in 1825, after 16 years of bitter struggle. Celebrations are held throughout the country including the administrative capital, La Paz and usually continue for two days. Patriotic marches, military parades, gun salutes, street dances and carnivals, and cultural events reflecting the rich heritage of the country are some common independence celebrations in Bolivia.

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