HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO
Not entirely true. Its celebrated much more in the US then in Mexico. In Mexico its really only celebrated in the state of Puebla.4. Cinco de Mayo (Mexico)
In the state of Puebla, the date is observed to commemorate 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 SeguÃn. Contrary to widespread popular belief, Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico's Independence Day, the most important national patriotic holiday in Mexico, which occurs on September 16th.