What do Christina Aguilera, Sammy Sosa, and Walt Disney have in common? They are all Hispanic. They or their families came to the United States from Spanish-speaking countries. From now until October 15, people will celebrate the many things Hispanic people have brought to this country!
National Hispanic Heritage Month
About 35 million Hispanics live in the United States today. Many of those Hispanics were born in the United States, but their families came here from other countries. Most of those countries are located in Latin America.
National Hispanic Heritage Month is the time to celebrate the traditions and history of Hispanic people. A person's …