Old Names of Countries

Current AffairsNew Name
AlgeriaNumidia
AustraliaNew Holland
BangladeshEast Pakistan
BeijingPeking
BelizeBritish Honduras
BeninDahomey
BotswanaBechuanaland
Burkina FasoUpper Volta
CambodiaKampuchea
Central African RepublicFrench Equatorial Africa
Czech Republic Bohemia
Democratic Republic of CongoZaire
DjiboutiFrench Somaliland
Equatorial GuineaSpanish Guinea
EthiopiaAbyssinia
FranceGaul
GhanaBritish Togoland
IndonesiaDutch East Indies
IranPersia
IraqMesopotamia
KiribatiGilbert Islands
LesothoBasutoland
LibyaTripolitania and Cyrenaica
MalawiNyasaland
MalaysiaMalaya
MaliSudanese Republic
MoldovaMoldavia
MozambiquePortuguese East Africa
MyanmarBurma
NamibiaSouth-West Africa
Rwanda German East Africa
Sri LankaCeylon
TaiwanFormosa
TanzaniaTanganyika and Zanzibar
ThailandSiam
TuvaluEllice Islands
VanuatuNew Hebrides
ZambiaNorthern Rhodesia
ZimbabweSouthern Rhodesia

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