Indigenous Peoples' Day

Indigenous Peoples' Day is a holiday in the United States that celebrates and honors indigenous American peoples and commemorates their histories and cultures. It is celebrated across the United... Wikipedia

  • Also called:  First People's Day, National Indigenous Peoples Day, Columbus Day, or Native American Day
  • Observed by:  Various states and municipalities in the Americas on October 11th, in lieu of Columbus Day
  • Significance:  A day in honor of Native Indigenous Americans in opposition to the celebration of Columbus Day.
  • Date:  Varies
  • date:  Varies
  • Frequency:  Annual
  • First time:  October 11, 1992
  • Related to:  National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo