Burma. Myanmar became the official name of Burma in 1989.
More Geography Trivia
The Yellow Sea. The Yellow Sea's name comes from the sand particles that color its water, originating from the Yellow River.
Iraqi. Iraq was called "Mesopotamia" in ancient times, meaning "land between the rivers" in Greek.
Malta. Malta became independent in 1964.
Abuja. Abuja is the administrative capital of Nigeria and Lagos is the commercial center.
Long Beach. L.B.C. was the home to Sublime for years.
Europe. European named it the Triassic in honor of the three-folded mountains.