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These interesting facts about National Hispanic Heritage Month will get you thinking about history.
Hispanic Heritage Month has been celebrated in the U.S. for over 30 years. Formally known as National Hispanic Heritage Month, the annual event honors Hispanic cultures and traditions originating from 20 countries and one territory. Both the Hispanic and Latinx communities observe Hispanic Heritage Month because of their shared Spanish language.
Apart from understanding why the festivities happen between September 15 and October 15, there is a lot to discover about how Hispanics have been recognized by the country throughout history. If you’re ready to dive deep into fun Hispanic Heritage Month facts, keep on reading:
Selena is the associate entertainment and news editor for Good Housekeeping, where she covers the latest on TV, movies and celebrities. In addition to writing and editing entertainment news, she also spotlights the Hispanic and Latinx community through her work. She is a graduate of CUNY Hunter College with a B.A. in journalism and creative writing.
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