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 When did hispanic heritage month originate?

Answer Hispanic Heritage Month evolved from Hispanic Heritage Week, which was created by President Lyndon Johnson in 1968. President Ronald Reagan extended it to one month on August 17, 1988. Hispanic Her... Read More »
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Why was Hispanic Heritage Month created?

President Lyndon B. Johnson and Congress created Hispanic Heritage Month in 1968. The proclamation asked many schools to teach and view Latino history. Over the years, Hispanic Heritage Month has g... Read More »
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K-12 Hispanic Heritage Month Activities?

September 15 through October 15th has been deemed National Hispanic Heritage Month. It is a month to acknowledge and honor the innumerable contributions made by Hispanic immigrants throughout our n... Read More »
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When does Hispanic Heritage Month begin& end?

Initially authorized by Congress in 1968, Hispanic Heritage Month begins on Sept. 15 each year, the same day as the independence day for Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras. ... Read More »
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Who started Hispanic Heritage Month?

In 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson proclaimed National Hispanic Heritage Week. The proclamation came four years after the Civil Rights Act and two years after a plan was formed for Cubans to be a... Read More »
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