The Flag of Chile is also known as
The Lone Star. The inclusion of the star goes
back to the star used by the Mapuches.
Mapuches are indigenous
inhabitants of south-central Chile and
Chile's flag is very similar to the flag of
Texas. The flag of Texas was designed in 1839,
21 years after the Chilean flag was adopted.
The flag of Chile was adopted on
El Día de la Bandera or the Fiesta of the
is celebrated every July 9.
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