|Benendera ya Tanganyika huru 1961-1964|
Mwaka 1962, Baraza la Taifa lilipitisha sheria ya kuifanya nchi ya Tanganyika kuwa Jamhuri.
kujikumbusha baadhi ya matukio makuu ya nchi yetu bonyeza HAPA au soma zaidi
Chronological History in Tanganyika
1st Century B.C. Cushites from Ethiopia settle in Tanganyika.
2nd Century A.D. Agriculturists from Cameroun and Nigeria settle in Tanganyika and Iron Age Civilization develop.
7th Century A.D. Arabian merchants settle on the island of Zanzibar off the Tangayikan coast.
10th Century A.D. Traders from China and India visit Tanganyika in boats on a regular basis.
10th Century A.D. About this time the fabled emigration of Fijians from Tanganyika takes place.
12th Century A.D. Swahili Civilization established in Zanzibar and Coastal Area of Mainland Tanganyika.
15th Century A.D. Organized Kingdoms and Chiefdoms established in various regions of Tanganyika.
1866-1873 European adventure trips to Tanzania including the visit of Dr.David Livingstone.
1880 German Colonization of Tanganyika.
1885 Partition of Africa; German Rule of Tanganyika recognized by European powers.
1885-1905 Wars of Resistance by African tribes against the Germans.
1890 British Rule in Zanzibar recognized by major powers.
1914-1918 British Allies over-run Tanganyika taking the country from the Germans.
1919 League of Nations decide to place Tanganyika under British Rule.
1946 Tanganyika becomes UN Trust Territory under British Administration.
1961 Independence of Tanganyika.
1962 Tanganyika becomes a Republic.
1963 Zanzibar becomes independent.
1964 Union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar to form the United Republic of Tanzania.
1985 President Nyerere retires from Office; President Ali Hassan Mwinyi takes over.
1992 Multiparty-politics re-established.
1995 President Ali Hassan Mwinyi retires and President Benjamin William Mkapa takes over.