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July 24, 2013 Happy Peruvian Independence Day!
July 28th is Peruvian Independence Day – the 192nd anniversary of Peru’s independence from Spanish rule, won by Argentine General Jose de San Martin in 1821. To join in the festivities, wear your red and white, the national colors of Peru, … Continue reading
July 27, 2010 Happy Independence Day, Peru!
July 28th commemorates the 189th anniversary of Peru’s independence from Spanish rule, won by the Argentine liberator, General Jose de San Martin, in 1821. Although Peruvian Independence Day is officially on the 28th, the festivities traditionally begin on the night … Continue reading