Que es Cinco de Mayo?

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DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Many Americans are celebrating Cinco de Mayo today. But do we really know what we are celebrating?

It's not "Mexican Independence Day" like many think. It's the celebration of the Battle of Pueblo against the french during the Spanish Civil War.

In Mexico it's not a widely celebrated holiday except for in Pueblo. American's have taken this insignificant holiday and made it their own big siesta.

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