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Gran Colombia
Gran Colombia is a name used today for the state that encompassed much of northern South America and part of southern Central America from 1819 to 1831. This short-lived republic included the territories of present-day Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Panama, northern Peru and northwest Brazil. The first three were the successor states to Gran Colombia at its dissolution...
Timeline of Events
1821
11.10.1821
Cry of Independence by Rufina Alfaro at La Villa de Los Santos, Panama setting into motion a revolt which lead to Panama's independence from Spain and to it immediately becoming part of Colombia
11.28.1821
Panama Independence Day: Panama separates from Spain and joins Gran Colombia.
1830
5.13.1830
Ecuador gains its independence from Gran Colombia.