Nation: Trinidad and Tobago
|born on||24 September 1976|
|Place||Port of Spain, Trinidad, 10n38, 61w31|
|Timezone||AST h4w (is standard time)|
Mundane data for an island nation.
Suresh Bocas writes on the AstroDatabank website: "In 1962 in the month of march my country was under friendly british rule.In March 1962 the parliament passed a resolution to become an independant nation.Which was not fullfilled -declared- untill 31/08/1962 at 12AM in my nations capital of port of spain.Even though we became independant we still had a governor general.Which we replaced upon adopting our republican constitution in 1976.Which was adopted on the 1st/aug/1976.But the parliament met for the 1st time thereunder on the 24/9/1976.On which date we celebrate our republican status ever since( even though some of us somewhat know that the republican constitution was officially adopted on the 1st/08/) but also our independance also on the 31/8/." Bocas wrote in another post:"Only the independance is known viz Independance was officially declared with the changing of the flags from that of the union jack to our current national flag,etc at 12AM on the 31st of August,1962 AD,Location Port of Spain,Trinidad and Tobago,West Indies.Using the philips certificate atlas for the caribbean:-10N38 lat;61W31 long;Time Zone:- GMT - 4:00:00=Atlantic Standard Time,No Daylight Savings Time bserved,ever."