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Malta Republic Day
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Dec 13, Malta: Republic Day
This holiday is always celebrated on 13 December. In Malta, it is called ‘Jum ir-Repubblika’.
This holiday is one of five national days in Malta and marks the day in 1974, when Malta became a republic.
On 13 December 1974, the Maltese constitution was substantially revised.
This effectively changed Malta from being a Commonwealth realm into a republic. The British monarch was no longer head of state and Sir Anthony Mamo became the first president of Malta.
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