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Columbus Day

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Columbus Day is a national holiday in many countries in the Americas and elsewhere which officially celebrates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus' ...

Columbus Day - Exploration - HISTORY.com

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Columbus Day is a U.S. holiday that commemorates the landing of Christopher Columbus in the New World on October 12, 1492. It was unofficially celebrated in  ...

Why We Celebrate Columbus Day | Scholastic.com

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Discover when and why the United States observes Columbus Day and how other countries around the world celebrate Columbus's voyage.

Columbus Day | When is Columbus Day? - USA Federal Holidays

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Columbus Day is a federal holiday celebrated on the second Monday in October each year. It is generally accepted that Christopher Columbus was the first ...

Transform Columbus Day

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The official Transform Columbus Day Website, news, information and critical analysis of Columbus Day, contains links to the activities of the Transform ...

Columbus Day and Christopher Columbus - a History - Wilstar

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Columbus Day is celebrated every year on the second Monday of October in the United States. This commemorates Columbus's journey to North America, as he ...

How Columbus Sailed Into U.S. History, Thanks To Italians : Code ...

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Oct 14, 2013 ... The making of Columbus Day involved much glorification of the Italian explorer, including some historical inaccuracies. But Christopher ...

More cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day

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Oct 12, 2015 ... ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — More cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day this year as they revive a movement to change the ...

Columbus Day (2008) - IMDb

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Marg Helgenberger and Charles Burmeister in Columbus Day (2008) Charles Burmeister and Val Kilmer on the set of Columbus Day. Wilmer Valderrama and ...

A Brief History of Columbus Day - TIME

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Oct 12, 2009 ... Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492. On Oct. 12, 517 years later, banks are closed and there's no mail. And despite being a federal holiday ...

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Columbus Day
Monday, October 10, 2016
Columbus Day celebrates 15th century explorer Christopher Columbus's arrival in America in 1492.
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Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not) - The ...

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Less than a year after the publication of this comic, Columbus Day was renamed to Indigenous People's Day in Seattle. I love you, Seattle. This is why after all ...

Why Is Columbus Day still a U.S. federal holiday? - The Washington ...

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Oct 11, 2015 ... You may have learned in school that Christopher Columbus discovered America in 1492 in the Niña, the Pinta and the Santa Maria and proved ...

Working on Columbus Day? It depends on where you live | Pew ...

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Oct 8, 2015 ... Fewer than half of U.S. states give their employees Columbus Day as a paid holiday.