Mexicans celebrate their defeat of the French army in 1862 each of May. Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico's Independence Day, even though Macías called it "Mexico's liberation day" in the letter he left explaining his reasons for the suicide bombing.
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Thursday marks the Cinco de Mayo holiday for the Mexican community and now is as good a time as any for a refresher on how to be respectful on Cinco de Mayo. First of all, let's clear up a common misconception: Cinco de Mayo is not Mexican Independen…
Cinco de Mayo is a celebration held on May The date is observed to commemorate the Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín.