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What is Cinco De Mayo?

Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican celebration held on the 5th of May

Cinco de May celebrates the day of the Mexican Army’s unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza. In Mexico, the commemoration of the battle continues to be mostly ceremonial for example through military parades.

In the United States, Cinco de Mayo has taken on a significance beyond that in Mexico. In the U.S. the date has become associated with the celebration of Mexican-American culture.

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What is Science Fiction Day?

National Science Fiction Day is a celebration of Science Fiction on the 2nd of January

National Science Fiction Day is celebrated on the 2nd of January in the US, a date that was chosen to correspond with the official birthdate of famed science fiction writer Isaac Asimov. While it is not an official holiday of any sort, National Science Fiction Day is given some degree of credence by its recognition by organisations such as the Hallmark Channel and the Scholastic Corporation.

Source: Wikipedia

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