Jum l-Indipendenza ta Malta - Malta Independence Day 21st September 1964
MALTA gained Independence from United Kingdom on the 21 September 1964 Il-kisba ta' l-Indipendenza fil-21 ta' Settembru 1964, kienet kisba
importanti hafna ghal Malta. On the night of the
20-21st September, the Maltese Flag was raised at Independence Arena, Floriana, amidst the cheers of the large crowd present. Malta had become an Independent Nation.
Once Independence was achieved, Malta started to play her part in International relations.
An Independence Day is an annual
celebration commemorating the anniversary of a nation's assumption of independent statehood, usually after ceasing to be a colony or part of another state. Most countries honour their respective
independence day as a national holiday.