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Columbus Day


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

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


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

Columbus Day - Exploration - HISTORY.com


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


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 ...

Columbus Day 2016 and 2017 – Public Holidays United States


Columbus Day is a public holiday in the United States that commemorates the voyage of Christopher Columbus to the Americas in 1492.

Columbus Day 2016 - Calendar-12.com


Columbus Day is a holiday celebrating the anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival in the Americas on October 12, 1492. The event is celebrated in many ...

This is why we still have Columbus Day - LA Times


Oct 12, 2015 ... Since then, efforts to eliminate or rename the Columbus Day holiday in various states and cities have met strong resistance from Italian ...

When Columbus Day is celebrated? - Columbus Day 2016 ...


Check the date of Columbus Day in 2016 and in the following years. ... Columbus Day is a holiday celebrating the anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival ...

State Holidays - Infoplease


Below is a list of the official holidays of every U.S. state—plus Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. ... Columbus Day (second Mon. in Oct.), Veterans Day (Nov.

Why Columbus Day isn't really a national holiday - News - Yahoo


Oct 12, 2015 ... This Monday, some folks will have a day off to commemorate Columbus Day and some won't. So what is the legal basis for the holiday and is it ...

Columbus Day
Monday, October 10, 2016
Columbus Day celebrates 15th century explorer Christopher Columbus's arrival in America in 1492.
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Columbus Day | When is Columbus Day? - USA Federal Holidays


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 ...

Metro - Rail - Holiday Schedule - WMATA.com.


Labor Day, Sept 5, 2016, Sunday, Sunday. Columbus Day, Oct 10, 2016, Saturday Supplemental, Saturday Holiday. Veterans Day, Nov 11, 2016, Saturday ...

2016 Federal Holidays


Monday, May 30, Memorial Day. Monday, July 4, Independence Day. Monday, September 5, Labor Day. Monday, October 10, Columbus Day. Friday, November  ...