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Oaxaca 79

BC LONE WOLF

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I knew\know of the panama canal but wasn't aware panama was part Columbia before that.

goes way back to La gran Colombia and Nueva Granada (ciudad de panama was the capital of Nueva Grenada).

Before these countries existed they were all Spanish conquest. Around 1800 La Gran Colombia was a block consisting of Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador. During its 30 ish years of existence the country was In the forefront of the liberation of the Americas from Spanish rule. Birthing new countries:
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Ecuador
24/5/1822
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Panamá
28/11/1821
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Venezuela
5/7/1811
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Colombia
20/7/1810

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Bolivia
6/8/1825

The story is very long but yes Panama and Colombia were one, at some point.
 
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