Uruguay timeline

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Capital was founded

1726

Montevideo, the capital city of Uruguay, was founded.

Its the capital.

Independence

1825

Uruguay delcares independence frpm Brazil.

It is a national day.

Independence

1825

Uruguay declared its independence from Brazil.

Its their independence.

Uruguays territories

1828

Brazil, Argentina renounce claims to territories which became the eastern republic of Uruguay.

Got back territories that was theirs

Gains independence

1828

Uruguay gains independence during Brazil-Argentina peace talk.

They became their own country..

Uruguay joins Argentini and Brazil in war against Paraguay, which is defeated.

1865 - 1870

They joined the war and won.

President of Uruguay

1911

Jose Ordons was elected the president of Uruguay.

Its the president.

Stay neutral in WW1

1914

Cuba, Urguguay, Mexico and Argentina proclaim neutality in WW1.

They stayed out of the war.

Soccer world cup

1930

1st ever soccer world cup competition began in Uruguay.

It was the first ever world cup.

Presidents replaced

1951

President replaced with nine member council in accordance with new constitution.

The president got replaced.