August 15 – A Great Day Not Only For Indians

aug_15-300x279India is a democratic country and got independence from British after a great struggle on 15th August 1947. We are going to celebrate our 67th Independence Day next week.

Do you know some other countries that have their Independence on the same date, August 15?

Following are the list of countries:

Bahrain – a small island country located in Persian Gulf obtained its Independence from United Kingdom in the year 1971

South Korea – a sovereign country in southern region of Korean Peninsula got its Independence from Japan in the year 1945

Republic of Congo – a democratic republic country situated in Central Africa got their Independence from France in the year 1960

Ask not what your country can do for you but ask what you can do for your country!