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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbus_Day

Columbus Day is a national holiday in many countries in the Americas and elsewhere which officially celebrates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the Americas on October 12, 1492. The landing is celebrated as " Columbus Day" in the United States, as "Día .... Oregon does not recognize Columbus Day, either as a holiday nor a ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Peoples%27_Day

Indigenous Peoples' Day is a holiday that celebrates the Indigenous peoples of North America. It is celebrated in various localities in the United States. It began as a counter-celebration to Columbus Day, promoting Native ... At least four states do not celebrate Columbus Day (Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon, and .... July 17, 1992.

www.reference.com/holidays-celebrations/states-celebrate-columbus-day-79bd4fce7efb404e

Sixteen states do not observe Columbus Day, including Hawaii, Oregon and Alaska. Hawaii calls the second Monday in October Discoverer's Day and ...

www.officeholidays.com/countries/usa/columbus_day_by_state.php

Which states observe the Federal Holiday of Columbus Day ... Though Columbus Day is one of the 10 US legal federal holidays, it is not considered a major one ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/10/08/working-on-columbus-day-it-depends-on-where-you-live

Oct 8, 2015 ... Fewer than half of U.S. states give their employees Columbus Day as a paid holiday. ... Columbus Day is one of the most inconsistently celebrated U.S. holidays. ... “encourage” the governor to issue an annual Columbus Day proclamation but do not designate it a legal holiday. ... ReligionAug 17, 2017 ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Columbus_Day

Most states celebrate Columbus Day as an official state holiday, though many mark it as a "Day of Observance" or "Recognition" and three do not recognize it at  ...

time.com/money/3490919/columbus-day-who-has-to-work-why

Oct 12, 2014 ... As of 2013, 23 states (plus D.C.) give their workers the day off as a paid ... Meanwhile Oregon, Alaska, and Hawaii do not recognize Columbus ...

www.attn.com/stories/11964/25-cities-that-have-replaced-columbus-day

Oct 10, 2016 ... Over 20 cities have dropped Columbus Day in favor of Indigenous Peoples' Day. ... States, there are some cities and states that have decided to do ... technically not a city) switches to Indigenous Peoples' Day with a ... St. Paul, Minnesota celebrates their first Indigenous Peoples' Day in .... August 17, 2017.

www.cnn.com/2014/10/12/living/columbus-day-indigenous-people-day/index.html

Oct 13, 2014 ... Seattle changes Columbus Day name to "Indigenous People's Day" ... Many states and cities already do not recognize Columbus Day as a ...