AUGUST 6: Jamaica: a date with history

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Greetings to the citizens of Jamaica on their Independence Day (Independence from the United Kingdom 6 August 1962)
Name: Jamaica
Region: Caribbean
Currency: Jamaican Dollar (JMD)
Official language: English
Population: 2714000
Surface area: 10991 sq.km
Capital city: Kingston
UN Membership date: September 18, 1962




map of Jamaica
Map of Jamaica
Flag of Jamaica
Flag of Jamaica


coat of arms
Coat of Arms of Jamaica


national bird
Green and black Streamertail National bird of Jamaica


Kingston
Port of Kingston


Montego bay
Montego bay


river falls
Dunns River Falls


spinner dolphin
Spinner dolphin in Jamaica


wood stork
Wood stork in Jamaica


ibis
Scarlet Ibis in Jamaica


grebe
Pied-billed Grebe in Jamaica


manatee
Manatee in Jamaica