Angola Independence Day

Angola Independence Day

November 11
This national holiday commemorates Angola's formal independence from Portugal on this day in 1975, after battling for autonomy since the beginning of the 20th century.
CONTACTS:
Angola Embassy
2100-2108 16th St. N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20009
202-785-1156; fax: 202-822-9049
www.angola.org
SOURCES:
AnnivHol-2000, p. 189
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