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Zimbabwe

Stamps issued: 1980-PRESENT

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$1.50 Flowering Trees single

A republic formerly named Rhodesia. In May 1979, it was officially renamed Zimbabwe Rhodesia, a combination of the African and European names of the country. The country became simply Zimbabwe in 1980.

Narrative by Linn's Stamp News

 

Precedent Countries:


RHODESIA
Stamps issued: 1966-1979

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4p White Rhinoceros single
 

SOUTHERN RHODESIA
Stamps issued: 1924-1964

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2p Victoria Falls single

 

International Philately