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MEXICO EN LA PIEL. Puebla |150 Aniversario de la Batalla del 5 Mayo de 1862. Canción del 5 de mayo batalla de puebla. "El Cinco de Mayo: An American Tradition" en espanol. Worksheets & Free Printables for Cinco De Mayo. PIÑATAS | fantasiresa till Mexiko. Sesame Street: Cinco de Mayo. Cinco de Mayo : 5 facts that you probably didn't know! Cancion 5 de mayo. Batalla del 5 de Mayo (animación) What Is The History Of Cinco De Mayo? Hint: Margaritas Not Involved | Romper. Next week, fiesta-lovers across the United States will gather to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. For many Americans, Cinco de Mayo is the day you saddle up to a bar and down a pitcher of margaritas with some friends.

But Cinco de Mayo, which translates to “May 5” in Spanish, is one of the most misunderstood and misrepresented Mexican holidays. Most (non-Mexican) Americans have no idea what the history of Cinco de Mayo is all about, Carlos Tortolero, president of the National Museum of Mexican Art in Chicago, told USA Today. “If you went to any bar tonight and said, ‘What’s this day about?’ , they would be clueless,” he said in an statement to the outlet this week. “And you couldn’t blame the alcohol consumption either.” Tortolero makes a fair point. Cinco de Mayo is not, contrary to popular opinion, Mexico’s independence day, which actually falls on September 16. In the middle of the 19th century, Mexico’s president Benito Juárez defaulted on the country’s war debts owed to European countries.