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Indigenous Peoples' Day

[ in-dij uh nuhs pee puhlz dey ]
/ ɪnˈdɪdʒ ə nəs ˈpi pəlz ˌdeɪ /
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noun
the second Monday in October, a holiday in the United States that honors the Indigenous peoples of the Americas and celebrates their history and culture: In many states and other localities, the holiday is variously observed in place of Columbus Day or along with it.
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Origin of Indigenous Peoples' Day

First recorded in 1990–95

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