Guinea-Bissau Independence Day: September 24th
September 24th is the Independence Day of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau.
Guinea-Bissau is a nation located in West Africa with the west facing the Atlantic Ocean.
In 1446, the region flourished as a port of slave trade with the Americas by the Portuguese.
Although it became a Portuguese colony in 1879, the Revolutionary War broke out in 1963 and became independent on September 24, 1973.