1898

1898

1898

US annexed Puerto Rico after the Spanish-American War. 

1917

1898

1898

Puerto Ricans granted US citizenship.

WWI

1898

1959

Puerto Ricans have fought along US Soldiers in every conflict since WWI

1959

3 Million

1959

2 territories, Alaska & Hawaii, welcomed into the union.

3 Million

3 Million

3 Million

Puerto Rico’s current population. 

2O States

3 Million

3 Million

Less populated than Puerto Rico. 

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