Historical flags

English: This is a gallery of notable historical flags of the world.

Contents

Historical flags of AustraliaEdit

Flag of the Commonwealth of Australia (1901-1903)
Flag of the Commonwealth of Australia (1903-1908)

Historical flags of BelarusEdit

Flag of Belarus (1991-1995)
Flag of Belarus (1995-2012)

Historical flags of BoliviaEdit

First w:flag of Bolivia (1825-1826)
Second flag of Bolivia (1826-1851)

Historical flags of BrazilEdit

Flag of Brazil(1822-1889)
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960)
Flag of Brazil (1960-1968)
Flag of Brazil (1968-1992)

Historical flags of CanadaEdit

Historical flags of ChileEdit

First flag of Chile (1812-1814)
Second flag of Chile (1817-1818)

Historical flags of ChinaEdit

Flag of the Qing dynasty (1862–1889)
Flag of the Qing dynasty (1889–1912)
Flag of the Republic of China (1912–1928)

Historical flags of the Confederate StatesEdit

First National Flag (1861-1863), aka the "Stars and Bars"
Second National Flag (1863-1865), aka "Stainless Banner"/"White Man's Flag"

Historical flags of EritreaEdit

Flag of Eritrea (1952-1961)
Flag of Eritrea (1993-1995)

Historical flags of GermanyEdit

Flag of the Weimar Republic (1919-1933)
Flag of the North German Federation (1867-1871), the German Empire (1871-1918), and Nazi Germany (1933-1935)
Flag of Nazi Germany (1935-1945)
Flag of East Germany (1949-1990)

Historical flags of GeorgiaEdit

Flag of Georgia (1918-1921)
Flag of the Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic (1921-1922)
Flag of the Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic (1937-1951)
Flag of the Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic (1951-1990)
Flag of Georgia (1990-2004)

Historical flags of Great BritainEdit

The Scottish version of the Union Flag (1606-1707)
The English version of the Union Flag (1606-1707), also flag of the Kingdom of Great Britain (1707-1801)

Historical flags of ItalyEdit

Flag of the Transpadane Republic (1796-1802)
Flag of the Napoleonic Kingdom of Italy (1805-1812)
Flag of the Kingdom of Sardinia (and from 1861 of the Kingdom of Italy) (1848-1946)
Flag of the Italian Social Republic (1943-1945)
Flag of the Italian Republic (2003-2006)

Historical flags of JapanEdit

Flag of Japan (1870-1999)

Historical flags of KoreaEdit

Flag of Joseon (1856)
Flag of Joseon (1882-1897) and the Korean Empire (1897-1910)

Historical flags of MexicoEdit

Flag of Mexico (1917-1934)
Flag of Mexico (1934-1968)

Historical flags of North VietnamEdit

Flag of North Vietnam (1945-1955)

Historical flags of PeruEdit

Flag of Peru (1825-1950)

Historical flags of RussiaEdit

Flag of the Russian Empire (1721-1917)
Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (1918-1937)
Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (1937-1954)
Flag of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (1954-1991)
Flag of the Russian Federation (1991-1993)

Historical flags of South AfricaEdit

Flag of South Africa (1928-1995)

Historical flags of South KoreaEdit

Flag of South Korea (1945-1948)
Flag of South Korea (1948-1949)
Flag of South Korea (1949-1997)

Historical flags of South VietnamEdit

Flag of South Vietnam (1955-1975)

Historical flags of the Soviet UnionEdit

Flag of the Soviet Union (1923-1955)
Flag of the Soviet Union (1955-1980)
Flag of the Soviet Union (1980-1991)

Historical flags of SpainEdit

Royal Banner of Catholic Monarchs (1479-1504)
Royal Banner of Queen Joanna (1504-1519)
Royal Standard of Spain (1580-1668)
Royal Standard of Spain (1668-1700)
Royal Standard of Spain (1700-1761)
Cross of Burgundy Flag, Military flag, also used in the Spanish Overseas Territories (1506-1701 Eventually until 1785)
Pavilion of Spanish Navy (1701-1748)
Pavilion of Spanish Navy (1748-1785)
Flag of Spanish Coast Defenses (1700-1771)
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931)
Flag of Spain (1873-1874) "w:First Spanish Republic"
Flag of Spain (1931-1939) "w:Second Spanish Republic"
Flag of w: Francoist Spain
Flag of Spain (1977-1981)

Historical flags of TurkmenistanEdit

Flag of Turkmenistan (1992-1997)
Flag of Turkmenistan (1997-2001)

Historical flags of UkraineEdit

Flag of the Ukrainian People's Republic (1917)

Historical flags of the United States of AmericaEdit

Flag of the United States of America (1775-1777)
Flag of the United States of America (1777-1795)
Flag of the United States of America (1795-1818)
Flag of the United States of America (1818-1819)
Flag of the United States of America (1819-1820)
Flag of the United States of America (1820-1822)
Flag of the United States of America (1822-1836)
Flag of the United States of America (1836-1837)
Flag of the United States of America (1837-1845)
Flag of the United States of America (1845-1846)
Flag of the United States of America (1846-1847)
Flag of the United States of America (1847-1848)
Flag of the United States of America (1848-1851)
Flag of the United States of America (1851-1858)
Flag of the United States of America (1858-1859)
Flag of the United States of America (1859-1861)
Flag of the United States of America (1861-1863)
Flag of the United States of America (1861-1863)
Flag of the United States of America (1863-1865)
Flag of the United States of America (1863-1865)
Flag of the United States of America (1865-1867)
Flag of the United States of America (1867-1877)
Flag of the United States of America (1877-1890)
Flag of the United States of America (1890-1891)
Flag of the United States of America (1891-1896)
Flag of the United States of America (1896-1908)
Flag of the United States of America (1908-1912)
Flag of the United States of America (1912-1959)
Flag of the United States of America (1959-1960)

Historical flags of Zimbabwe and Rhodesia (1896-1979)Edit

Flag of the Central African Federation (1953-1963)
Flag of Rhodesia (1954-1968)
Flag of Rhodesia (1968-1979)
Flag of Zimbabwe Rhodesia (1979)

Miscellaneous historical flagsEdit

Flag of Portugal
Flag of the Kalmar Union
Flag of the United Baltic Duchy
Flag of the Cretan Republic
Flag of Dutch Republic (1581-1795)
Flag of Moresnet Moresnet (1816-1919)
Flag of Gran Colombia (1819-1920)
Flag of The Republic of Texas (1836-1839)
Flag of the Lares Revolution of Puerto Rico (1868)
Flag of Transylvania (before 1918)
Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918)
Flag of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (1945-1992)
Flag of Saar (1947-1956)
Flag of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (1947-1994)
Scottish Red Ensign, used by the Royal Scottish Navy (before 1707)
Flag of Hong Kong (1959-1997)
Flag of South Yemen (1970-1990)
Flag of Zaire (1971-1997)
Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (1997-2006)
Flag of the British Straits Settlements of Singapore, Penang and Malacca, 1874-1942
Flag of Iran (1925-1979)
Flag of Ethiopia (1897-1936 and 1941-1974)
Flag of Laos (1952-1975)