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Mexico’s victory over France at the Battle of Puebla in 1862 is observed on May 5th. The holiday known as “Cinco De Mayo”.

One hundred years later in California, The Chicano Movement was formed to encourage Mexican Americans to embrace their cultural history.

The recognition of Cinco De Mayo as a celebration and has helped to connect the victory at the Battle of Puebla to all who observe and celebrate the day.