Check out these features in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Learn about Cesar Chavez and other famous Hispanic Americans. Find out about notable books, holidays, Spanish loan words, ethnic terminology preferences and more.
- Famous Firsts by Hispanic Americans
- Hispanic Population and the 2010 U.S. Census
- Hispanic Americans by the Numbers
- Spanish Loan Words
- Cesar Chavez
- Countries of Origin
- Spanish Accents
- Hispanics in Congress
- Where Spanish is Spoken
- Hispanic Holidays
- Spanish Place Names
- Preference for Racial or Ethnic Terminology
- Notable Books by Mexican and Mexican-American Authors
More from Hispanic Heritage Month
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- Did you know?
- “Nevada” is Spanish for “snowcapped.”
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