What does the Mexican flag stand for?
The green strip represents the independence Movement. The white stripe represents the purity of the Catholic faith. The red stripe represents the Spaniards that joined in the quest for Independence and the blood of the national
heroes.The first national flag was officially decreed by agustin de Iturbide in November 1821 and first officially used in July 1822. The current national flag was adopted on September 16,1968, and was confirmed by law on February 24,1984.
When was mexico discovered?
The history of Mexico, a country located in the southern portion of North America, covers a period of more than three millennia. First populated more than 13,000 years ago,the territory had complex indigenous civilizations before being conquered by the Spanish in the 16th century. The Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan became the Spanish capital Mexico City, which was and remains the most populous city in Mexico.