Timeline of Maputo

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Maputo, Mozambique (until 1976 known as Lourenço Marques).


Prior to 20th century

20th century


21st century

Aerial view of Maputo, 2010 2010-10-18 10-55-36 Mozambique Maputo Chamanculo "B".jpg
Aerial view of Maputo, 2010

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