Independence Day‑ Uruguay

Event Name Independence Day- Uruguay
Start Date 25th Aug 2017 12:00am
End Date
Duration N/A
Description

Located in South America, Uruguay was assimilated into the Empire of Brazil by Portugal in 1816.The empire mainly consisted of present day Brazil and Uruguay. After decades of bitter battles and political negotiations, Uruguay became independent on August 25, 1825. Each year this day is observed as the Independence Day of Uruguay.

The people of Uruguay celebrate the Independence Day to mark the birth of their country in 1825. The day is an occasion to relive history, while moving forward. The celebrations on this day are marked by political speeches, music and dance performances.

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