Country flags history

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English: This page lists the flags by country and their changes since 1700.
Français : Cette page liste les drapeaux par pays et montre leur évolution depuis 1700.
Countries before 1453 1700 1710 1720 1730 1740 1750 1760 1770 1780 1790 1800 1810 1820 1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000
2 years marks
Brazil Flag Regent Prince of Brazil.svg Flag of Empire of Brazil (1822-1870).svg
1822
Flag of Empire of Brazil (1870-1889).svg
1870
Flag of Brazil 15-19 November.svg Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg
1889
Flag of Brazil (1960-1968).svg
1960
Flag of Brazil (1968-1992).svg
1968
Flag of Brazil.svg
1992
Argentina Flag of Argentina.svg
1818
Austria Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy.svg Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg
1867
Flag of Austria.svg
1918
Flag of German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1938
Flag of Austria.svg
1945
Australia Bowman Flag.svg
1806
Australian Colonial Flag.svg
1824
Australian Federation Flag.svg
1830
Flag of Australia.svg
1901
Belgium Flag of Belgium (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg
1831
Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria.svg
1878
Flag of Bulgaria (1948-1967).svg
1946
Flag of Bulgaria (1967-1971).svg
1967
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg
1971
Flag of Bulgaria.svg
1990
Canada Canadian Red Ensign 1868-1921.svg
1868
Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg
1921
Canadian Red Ensign 1957-1965.svg
1957
Flag of Canada 1964.svg
1964
Flag of Canada.svg
1965
Czech Republic Flag of Bohemia.svg
1918
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
1920
Flag of Bohmen und Mahren.svg
1939
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
1945
China
Denmark Flag of Denmark.svg
the oldest flag in the world
Egypt
France Pavillon royal de France.svg Flag of France.svg
1789
Germany Flag of the German Empire.svg
1871
Flag of Germany.svg
1919
Flag of German Reich (1935–1945).svg
1933
Flag of Germany.svg
1945
Flag of East Germany.svg
1959
Flag of Germany.svg
1990
Greece Flag of Greece (1822-1978).svg
1828
Flag of Greece.svg
1978
Hungary Flag of Hungary (1867-1918).svg
1867
Flag of Hungary.svg
1918
Flag of Hungary (1920–1946).svg
1940
Flag of Hungary (1946-1949, 1956-1957).svg
1946
Flag of Hungary (1949-1956).svg
1949

1957
Flag of Hungary.svg
1989
India
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea
- South Korea
- North Korea
Mexico
Netherlands Statenvlag.svg
Prinsensvlag, the oldest tricolour flag in the world
Flag of the Batavian Republic.gif
1796
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
1806
New Zealand
Norway Flag of Denmark.svg Flag of Norway (1814–1821).png
1814
Flag of Norway.svg
1821
Norge-Unionsflagg-1844.svg
1844
Flag of Norway.svg
1899
Poland Chorągiew królewska króla Zygmunta III Wazy.svg
1791 Partitions
Merchant ensign of Vistula ships of Congress Poland.svg
1815
Congress Poland
Flag of Poland.svg
1918
Portugal Flag Portugal (1667).svg Flag Portugal (1707).svg
1707
Flag United Kingdom Portugal Brazil Algarves.svg
1816
Flag Portugal (1830).svg
1830
Flag of Portugal.svg
1911
Slovakia Flag of Slovakia.svg
1992
Spain
South Africa
Sweden Flag of Sweden.svg
Switzerland Flag of Switzerland.svg
1889
Thailand Flag of Thailand (Ayutthaya period).svg
Flag of Thailand (1782).svg
1782
Flag of Thailand (1817).svg
1817
Flag of Thailand 1855.svg
1855
State Flag of Thailand (1916).svg
1916
Flag of Thailand.svg
1917
Turkey Flag of the Ottoman Empire (1453-1517).svg
1453
Flag of Turkey.svg
1844
United Kingdom Union flag 1606 (Kings Colors).svg
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
1800
- England
- Northern Ireland
- Scotland
- Wales
United States Grand Union Flag.svg
1775
US flag 13 stars.svg
1777
US flag 15 stars.svg
1795
US flag 20 stars.svg US flag 21 stars.svg
1818 1819
US flag 23 stars.svg
1820
US flag 24 stars.svg
1822
US flag 25 stars.svg US flag 26 stars.svg
1836 1837
US flag 27 stars.svg
1845
US flag 28 stars.svg US flag 29 stars.svg
1846 1847
US flag 30 stars.svg
1848
US flag 31 stars.svg
1851
US flag 32 stars.svg US flag 33 stars.svg
1859 1859
US flag 34 stars.svg
1861
US flag 35 stars.svg
1863
US flag 36 stars.svg
1865
US flag 37 stars.svg
1867
US flag 38 stars.svg
1877
US flag 43 stars.svg US flag 44 stars.svg
1890 1891
US flag 45 stars.svg
1896
US flag 46 stars.svg
1908
US flag 48 stars.svg
1912
US flag 49 stars.svg
1959
Flag of the United States.svg
1960