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Colombia Independence Day Festival 2013

Posted by Andrew Macia on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, In : Colombian Independence Day Festival 2013 
Colombia’s Independence Day is July 20, 1810  It marks the end of the Spanish reign over the Creole people.  Fed up with the years of abuse and tyranny, the Creoles formed a plan to insight a riot on the streets of Bogota.  Bogota was home to the Spanish Viceroy, Antonio José Amar y Borbón, and a hotbed for patriot angst.

The Plan for Colombia’s Independence

On the morning of July 20th, 1810 Creole patriots would ask a well-known Spanish merchant Joaquín Gonzalez Llorente to borrow a flo...

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Colombian Festival in Orange Count

Posted by juan c moncada on Sunday, June 12, 2011, In : Independencia Colombiana 2011 

Colombian Independence Day

July 20 is Colombian Independence Day. Every year Colombians all around the world celebrate their independence from Spain.  More than anything Colombians celebrate their heritage, their culture and their national pride.

It will now be 201 years since that historic event in Santa Fe, Bogota where Colombians and fought against the Spanish army.  

The world knows that Colombians are a happy people.  Colombia is always in the top 10 of happiest countries in the world.  Jus...

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