Somaliland in History

Historical Events

  • 1960-06-25 Somaliland is granted independence by British government
  • 1960-06-26 British Somaliland (now Somalia) gains independence from Britain
  • 1960-06-26 Italian Somaliland declares independence from Italian administration
  • 1960-06-27 British Somaliland becomes part of Somalia
  • 1967-03-19 French Somaliland (Djibouti) votes to continue association with France

Famous Birthdays

  • 1909-02-01 Douglas Hall, Governor (Somaliland Protectorate)