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Countries Of The World In 1940

Name all the countries of the world that existed in the year 1940.
Capitals in red indicate the corresponding country no longer exists
Capitals in blue indicate the corresponding country has a different capital in modern-day
Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_sovereign_states_in_the_1940s
Last updated: October 17, 2017
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Capital
Country
Kabul
Afghanistan
Andorra la Vella
Andorra
Buenos Aires
Argentina
Canberra
Australia
Sucre
Bolivia
Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Sofia
Bulgaria
Ottawa
Canada
Santiago
Chile
Chunking
Nationalist China
Bogotá
Colombia
San José
Costa Rica
Havana
Cuba
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic
Quito
Ecuador
San Salvador
El Salvador
Helsinki
Finland
Berlin
Germany
Athens
Greece
Guatemala City
Guatemala
Port-au-Prince
Haiti
Tegucigalpa
Honduras
Budapest
Hungary
Tehran
Iran
Dublin
Ireland
Rome
Italy
Tokyo
Japan
Monrovia
Liberia
Capital
Country
Vaduz
Liechtenstein
Mexico City
Mexico
Monaco
Monaco
Ulan Bator
Mongolia
Kathmandu
Nepal
Wellington
New Zealand
Managua
Nicaragua
Panama City
Panama
Asunción
Paraguay
Lima
Peru
Manila
Philippine Commonwealth
Lisbon
Portugal
Bucharest
Romania
San Marino
San Marino
Pretoria
South Africa
Moscow
Soviet Union
Madrid
Spain
Stockholm
Sweden
Bern
Switzerland
Bangkok
Thailand
Ankara
Turkey
London
United Kingdom
Washington, D.C.
United States
Montevideo
Uruguay
Vatican City
Vatican City
Caracas
Venezuela
Sana'a
Yemen
Belgrade
Yugoslavia
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level 59
Oct 16, 2017
Good Quiz! I'm not sure British Raj was really a country though?
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level 56
Oct 16, 2017
I just mentioned for the source listed India and Pakistan and other minor states so I just listed the British Raj.
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level 58
Oct 17, 2017
British Raj certainly was not a country. Also, Ulaanbaatar is still the capital of Mongolia today.
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level 56
Oct 17, 2017
I know it's still the capital. It's in blue for the fact that it is spelled differently today.
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level 67
Oct 17, 2017
57 in 1940. 196 in 2017. Wow, life comes at you fast...
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level 59
Oct 24, 2017
Suggest accepting "China".