What happened in cinco de mayo?

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Cinco de Mayo was the day that the French armies were defeated by the Mexican armies at the Battle of Puebla. The holiday is celebrated in Puebla and other parts of Mexico.
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On Cinco de Mayo, the 5th of May, Mexico won its independence from other countries. Just like the Fourth of July for United States, Mexico celebrates.
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During the French-Mexican War, the Battle of Puebla was fought on May 5, 1862. Mexican forces won the battle against the much larger and better equipped French Army. Many confuse
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The holiday commemorates the Mexican army's unlikely defeat of French forces at the
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Wikipedia has a good article on it. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cin... Apparently it's not Mexican independence day (that's September 16th). Instead, it commemorates the victory
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On Cinco de Mayo, the 5th of May, Mexico won its independence from other countries. Just like the Fourth of July for United States, Mexico celebrates. ...
On Cinco de Mayo, the 5th of May, Mexico won its independence from other countries. Just like the Fourth of July for United States, Mexico celebrates. ...
On Cinco de Mayo, the 5th of May, Mexico won its independence from other countries. Just like the Fourth of July for United States, Mexico celebrates. ...
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