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Flag changes:

1900-01-01:

Province of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1937-04-01:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1939-02-06:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1941-03-30:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1942-08-01:

Japanese Military Territory of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1943-08-01:

State of BURMA : Republic of Burma  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1945-05-03:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1948-01-04:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1974-01-03:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

2010-10-21:

State Peace and Development Council of the Republic of the Union of MYANMAR  (Naypyidaw + Rangoon)   -   MYANMAR



































Arms changes:

1900-01-01:

Province of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1937-04-01:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1939-02-06:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1941-03-30:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1943-08-01:

State of BURMA : Republic of Burma  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1945-05-03:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1948-01-04:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1974-01-03:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   BURMA

1989-06-18:

State Law and Order Restoration Council of the Union of MYANMAR  (Yangon)   -   MYANMAR

2008-05-10:

State Peace and Development Council of the Union of MYANMAR  (Naypyidaw + Yangon)   -   MYANMAR




































Sovereignty changes:

1900-01-01:

INDIA +

UNITED KINGDOM +

1937-04-01:

UNITED KINGDOM

1942-08-01:

JAPAN

1943-08-01:

JAPAN +

BURMA +

1945-05-03:

UNITED KINGDOM

1948-01-04:

BURMA





































Capital Local Name changes:


1900-01-01:

  Rangoon

1942-08-01:

  Rangūn

1945-05-03:

  Rangoon

1948-01-04:

  Yangon

1989-06-18:

  Rankun

2005-09-08:

  Rankun + Pyinmana

2006-03-27:

  Rankun + Naypyitaw

2008-05-10:

  Naypyitaw + Rankun





































Local Name of Country changes:


1900-01-01:

  BURMA

1942-08-01:

  BIRUMA

1945-05-03:

  BURMA

1948-01-04:

  MYANMA

2010-10-21:

  MYĂMA

2012-09-14:

  MYANMA





































Status changes:


1900-01-01:

Province of BURMA

1937-04-01:

British Colony of BURMA

1942-08-01:

Japanese Military Territory of BURMA

1943-08-01:

State of BURMA : Republic of Burma

1945-05-03:

British Colony of BURMA

1948-01-04:

Union of BURMA

1974-01-04:

Socialist Republic of the Union of BURMA

1988-09-18:

State Law and Order Restoration Council of the Socialist Republic of the Union of BURMA

1988-09-23:

State Law and Order Restoration Council of the Union of BURMA

1989-06-18:

State Law and Order Restoration Council of the Union of MYANMAR

1997-11-15:

State Peace and Development Council of the Union of MYANMAR

2010-10-21:

State Peace and Development Council of the Republic of the Union of MYANMAR

2011-03-30:

Republic of the Union of MYANMAR





































Ruler changes:

1943-08-01:

State of BURMA : Republic of Burma  (Rangoon)   -    Adipati Ba Maw
         (Adipati Ba Maw)

1945-05-03:

British Colony of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -   
         ()

1948-01-04:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    President Sao Shwe Thaik
         (U Saw Shwe Thaik)

1952-03-16:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    President Ba U
         (U Ba U)

1957-03-13:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    President Win Maung
         (U Win Maung)

1962-03-02:

Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    President Ne Win
         (U Ne Win Shu Maung)

1981-11-09:

Socialist Republic of the Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    President San Yu
         (U San Yu)

1988-07-25:

Socialist Republic of the Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    President Sein Lwin
         (U Sein Lwin)

1988-08-12:

Socialist Republic of the Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    Aye Ko
         (Aye Ko)

1988-08-19:

Socialist Republic of the Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    Maung Maung
         (U Maung Maung Kha)

1988-09-18:

State Law and Order Restoration Council of the Socialist Republic of the Union of BURMA  (Rangoon)   -    Saw Maung
         (Saw Maung)

1992-04-23:

State Law and Order Restoration Council of the Union of MYANMAR  (Yangon)   -    Than Shwe
         (Than Shwe)

2011-03-30:

Republic of the Union of MYANMAR  (Naypyidaw + Rangoon)   -    President Thein Sein
         (U Thein Sein)

2016-03-30:

Republic of the Union of MYANMAR  (Naypyidaw + Rangoon)   -    President Htin Kyaw
         (Htin Kyaw)

2018-03-21:

Republic of the Union of MYANMAR  (Naypyidaw + Rangoon)   -    Myint Swe
         (Myint Swe)

2018-03-30:

Republic of the Union of MYANMAR  (Naypyidaw + Rangoon)   -    President Win Myint
         (President Win Myint)






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