Canada was founded on July 1st, 1867. Its two official languages are French & English. Canada has a multicultural and diverse population, starting with the first inhabitants; Aboriginal & First Nations people. A french explorer by the name of Jacques Cartier, was the first European traveller to come to Canada. The first prime minister was John A. MacDonald from 1867-1873 and 1878-1891.
Canada consists of ten provinces; British Colombia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
And three territories; Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.
Area: 9,984,670 km2
Currency: Canadian Dollar ($)
Current Prime Minister: Justin Trudeau
France became an independent country in the ninth century. It official language is French. France experienced a golden age in music the 17th century thanks to Louis XIV, who employed a number of musicians and composers in the royal court. The most renowned composers include Marc-Antoine Charpentier, François Couperin, Michel-Richard Delalande, Jean-Baptiste Lully and Marin Marais.
Area: 643,801 km2
Currency: Euro (€) and CFP franc (XPF)
Current President: François Hollande
On August 15, 1948, the Republic of Korea was formally established. It official language is Korean. The history of Korea begins with the founding of Joseon in 2333 BC by Dangun. The first prime minister was Yi Pom-sok from 1948-1950.
Area: 100,210 km2
Currency: South Korean won (₩)
Current Prime Minister: Hwang Kyo-ahn
Germany was founded on May 23, 1949. Its official language is German. Germany is home to some of the most famous classical musicians, like Ludwig van Beethoven. The first President of Germany was Friedrich Ebert from 1919 till his death in 1925. The Day of German Unity is celebrated on October 3rd to commemorate the anniversary of German reunification in 1990.
Area: 357,168 km2
Currency: Euro (€)
Current President: Frank-Walter Steinmeier