Republic Day ‑ Azerbaijan
|Event Name||Republic Day - Azerbaijan|
|Start Date||28th May 2017 12:00am|
On 28 May 1918, Azerbaijan declared independence from the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic, thus forming the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic. Azerbaijan was the first democratic parliamentary republic in the Muslim world. The holiday was not celebrated during Soviet times, and it only achieved consistency after the collapse of the USSR.