Flags of the Day
Today is the anniversary of the Death of Sun Yet-Sen in the Republic of China; Renovation Day in Gabon; Moshoeshoe's Day in Lesotho; Independence Day in Mauritius; Commonwealth Day (formerly British Empire Day) in the British Commonwealth; and Flag Day in Venezuela. It is also the Commemoration of St Gregory I the Great. On this date in 1861, Alabama ratified the Constitution of the Confederate States of America.
Animated flags provided courtesy of Pascal Gross.