Cinco De Mayo History has been in the news a lot lately. Here the latest.
Statement by the President in Honor of Cinco de Mayo
5 May 2013 | 4:43 pm Today we honor the victory of the Mexican people in their fight for freedom at the Battle of Puebla 151 years ago. On Cinco de Mayo we celebrate the contributions and heritage of Mexican Americans and we recognize the strong cultural, familial, and economic ties that bind the United States and Mexico. This week, I was proud to visit Mexico to reaffirm our vision for the Americas as a region of … http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2013/05/05/statement-president-honor-cinco-de-mayo
Cinco de Mayo banquet honors several local Latino leaders
5 May 2013 | 4:29 am Centro Civico Mexicano honors Robert "Archie" Archuleta, Communidades Unidas and Holy Cross Ministries. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579484/Cinco-de-Mayo-banquet-honors-Latino-leaders.html
Toledo Mag: Cinco de Mayo!
5 May 2013 | 4:00 am Its considered one of the biggest upset victories in history. http://www.toledoblade.com/Culture/2013/05/05/Cinco-de-Mayo-Events-celebrate-underdog-victory-of-Mexican-army-over-the-French.html
This Date in Mets History: May 5 Piazza sets record for homers by …
5 May 2013 | 3:00 pm Since I've already seamlessly woven some Cinco de Mayo facts into the fabric of this piece, let's use this section to point out that Cy Young threw the first perfect game in modern MLB history 109 years ago today. Two pitchers … http://www.amazinavenue.com/2013/5/5/4302180/this-date-mets-history-may-5-mike-piazza-home-run-leader-catchers
This Date in Pro Wrestling History (May 5): 75 years worth of …
5 May 2013 | 12:00 pm A lot happened on this date throughout the history of professional wrestling over the past 75 years. Today, we give you a complete rundown of all the things worth remembering, complete with images and videos of course! http://www.cagesideseats.com/2013/5/5/4301806/wrestling-history-may-5-cinco-de-mayo-75-years-of-wrestling-moments-worth-remembering
Happy Cinco de Mayo, Brewer fans – Brew Crew Ball
5 May 2013 | 11:00 am If you haven't heard or looked at a calendar, today is Cinco de Mayo, the 151st anniversary of the Mexican army beating French forces at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Wikipedia says " the date is observed in the United States … http://www.brewcrewball.com/2013/5/5/4299996/happy-cinco-de-mayo-brewer-fans