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Halloween began as the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, which marked the end of the harvest and the beginning of winter, when the Celts believed spirits of the dead returned to earth.

Halloween - Wikipedia

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Halloween or Hallowe'en also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows' Eve, or All Saints' Eve, is a celebration observed in a number of ...

History of Halloween - Halloween - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of History of Halloween, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Halloween - Videos, Facts, Origin & Meaning - History.com

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Find out more about the history of Halloween, including its origins, how it's celebrated around the world and more. Get all the facts on History.com.

History of Halloween | Halloween Facts - Live Science

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Oct 19, 2016 ... Amid the silly and scary antics, Halloween is much more than just costumes and candy; in fact, the holiday has a rich and interesting history.

History of Halloween - TheHolidaySpot

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Halloween history, culture, and origin. Learn the history of our favorite festival, Happy Halloween.

Halloween History and Origin

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Learn some fascinating facts about the history and origin of Halloween, including how the holiday originated and how it evolved into what it is today.

The Origins of Halloween - University at Albany

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Crops were burned and animals were sacrificed (The History Channel Exhibits- The History of Halloween). The spirits were believed to be either "entertained by  ...

History of Halloween - 5 Minute English

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Halloween falls on October 31st each year in North America and other parts of the world. What do you know about Halloween? Do you celebrate it in your ...

The Pagan Roots of Halloween | CBN.com

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However, in early American history, Halloween was not celebrated due to America's strong Christian heritage. It was not widely observed until the twentieth  ...