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

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

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

www.loc.gov/item/today-in-history/oct12.html

Columbus Day. Early in the morning of October 12, 1492, a sailor on board the Pinta sighted land, beginning a new era of European exploration and expansion.

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Oct 9, 2017 ... Each year, more cities, states and universities opt to celebrate an alternative to Columbus Day: Indigenous Peoples' Day. Instead of honoring ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/10/09/us/columbus-day-protest.html

Oct 9, 2017 ... Churches and organizations such as the Knights of Columbus sometimes used Columbus Day gatherings to publicly condemn discrimination ...

www.dw.com/en/columbus-day-a-controversial-commemoration/a-40933041

Oct 12, 2017 ... He had planned to go to India, but Christopher Columbus discovered America. Columbus Day on October 12 reminds Americans and ...

www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/10/06/president-donald-j-trump-proclaims-october-9-2017-columbus-day

Oct 6, 2017 ... Therefore, on Columbus Day, we honor the skilled navigator and man of faith, whose courageous feat brought together continents and has ...

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Oct 4, 2017 ... What is Columbus Day? Why do we celebrate it? Find out the history of the holiday, the 1492 voyage it commemorates, and the controversy it ...