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Feliz Día de la Independencia

Today September 16th, Mexicans are celebrating Independence Day.


It’s a national holiday where schools, offices and banks are closed. Here in Puerto Escondido the beaches will be busy with families proudly taking time to remember the… 329 more words


Miguel Hidalgo in Language and History

Early in the morning on this day in 1810, Father Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla went to his parish in the impoverished community of Dolores, near Guanajuato, in Mexico. 435 more words


September 16, we celebrate Mexico's Independence: Grito de Dolores

It’s almost painful how much residents of the U.S. don’t know about our neighbor to the south, Mexico.

No, Cinco de Mayo is not Mexican Independence… 586 more words


Grito de Dolores: Words & Speech Text & Top 10 Must Know Facts

On the morning of September 16, 1810, Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, the parish priest of the town of Dolores, declared a revolt against Spanish rule. This marked the beginning of the Mexican War of Independence, an 11 year process that ended with Mexico getting their independence. 403 more words