Uraguay's important events

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In 1777 spanish colinists attacked Uraguay.

1777

Uraguay became independent

1828

The first president was elected.

1830

Constitution was approved

1830

Civil war between Blancos, or white- future conservative party.

1838 - 1865

The civil war went for 27 years.

Air force is founded

1913

They got to use air force power.

In 1930 Uruaguay won the world cup!

1930

They played soccer and they won! yay!

Julio Maria Sanguinetti was elected president

1994

New president

In 1999 Jorge Batlle was elected president

1999

This is a very important event