hispanic traditions

by;lidia venturas

when is this day?

'the day is in September 15 is significant,because is the anniversyty of the independence

of the latin countrys for exampale COSTA RICA,HONDURAS,EL SALVADOR,GUATEMALA,

NICARAUGUA,ANDmexico anyways,CHILE,AREGENTINA,celebrate the independence on September 16 to October 16.


when did the oberservation started

the observation started in 1968 as HERITIGE week under prestist Lyndon

Johnson and was expected by president Ronald reagen in 1988 to cover a 30 day period

starting on September 15 and ending oct.15.