5 Thing You Should Know About Cinco De Mayo

1.Cinco De Mayo means 5th of may . Simple isnt it ?

2. It is celebrated to commemorate the Mexican army for victory over the French forces.

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3.The battle was called “Battle of Puebla ” and it happened in 1862.

4. The Celebrations originally started with spontaneous rifle shots , fireworks and impromptu speeches.

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5. Cinco Da Mayo came into Vogue in the 1940s but got more famous only in theĀ 1980’s.