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The significance of Filipino American History Month

October 20, 2017   // 0 Comments

October is Filipino American History Month (FAHM), also known as Filipino American Heritage Month, because documents show that Filipino presence in continental United States was first noted in October 1587. This historical fact was the basis of S. Resolution 298 passed by the Senate on Oct. 1, 2009 and H. Resolution 780 passed by the US House of Representatives on Nov. 2, 2009. Both resolutions p...

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