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Columbus Day Facts

Columbus Day Date:


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Rule to Determine the Date of Columbus Day:
Columbus Day is observed on the second Monday in October

Federal Holiday Status
Columbus Day is a federal holiday in the United States. Learn more about federal holidays.

Reason We Celebrate Columbus Day:
The anniversary of the European discovery of America.

History of Columbus Day (U.S):


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Disputed Facts About Christopher Columbus

Observance of Columbus Day:

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