Independence Day for Belize. Belize was known as British Honduras prior to their independence from the United Kingdom on September 21, 1981.
Feast of Nuestra Señora de la Caridad del Cobre, patron of Cuba.
St. George’s Cay Day (Belize). The Battle of St. George’s Cay in 1798 was won by a handful of locals over a superior Spanish force.
Independence Day for Central American nations (El Salvador, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua). Commemorates the declaration of independence from Spain in 1821.
Mexican Independence Day or 16 de septiembre, celebrates the day that Miguel Hidalgo delivered El Grito de Dolores, and announced the Mexican revolt against Spanish rule.
Independence Day for Chile. Also known as Fiestas Patrias and El Dieciocho.
Grito de Lares. Anniversary of the uprising that initiated the movement for Puerto Rican independence from Spain.
Independence Day for Belize.