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Columbus Day - Wikipedia


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


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  ...

Columbus Day in the United States - Timeanddate.com


Columbus Day, which is on the second Monday of October, remembers Christopher Columbus' arrival to the Americas on October 12, 1492. This holiday is ...

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 ...

Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not) - The ...


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 ...

COLUMBUS DAY – Second Monday in October | National Day ...


Colorado first observed Columbus Day in 1906 as it became an official state holiday. More and more people and states began to recognize Columbus Day.

Why We Celebrate Columbus Day | Scholastic.com


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

Today in History - October 12 | Library of Congress


History and images related to Columbus Day. From the Library of Congress.

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 | 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 ...

Columbus Day
Monday, October 10, 2016
Columbus Day celebrates 15th century explorer Christopher Columbus's arrival in America in 1492.