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Estonia celebrates Flag Day – short history

Monday, June 4, 2018

The Estonian Students’ Society adopted blue, black and white as the colours of their student fraternity on 4 June 1884; the date is now celebrated as the Flag Day in Estonia.* The origins of the Estonian flag lie within the national movement – the Estonian Students’ Society adopted blue, black and white as the colours of their student fraternity on 4 June 1884. In 1918 the flag officially became the…