Singapore: Polity Style: 1959-2016

3 Jun 1959 Singapore (Constitution) Order-in-Council becomes effective
3 Jun 1959 - 22 Dec 1965 Negara Singapura = State of Singapore
31 Aug 1963 sovereign independence
16 Sep 1963 incorporation into Malaysia as a component state
9 Aug 1965 separation from Malaysia: independence recovered
22 Dec 1965 - Republik Singapura = Republic of Singapore = Xīnjiāpō Gònghéguó = Ciṅkappūr Kuṭiyaracu
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