San Jacinto Day

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San Ja·​cin·​to Day | \ ˌsan-jə-ˈsin-tə- How to pronounce San Jacinto Day (audio) , -hə-ˈsin-\

Definition of San Jacinto Day

: April 21 observed as a legal holiday in Texas in commemoration of the battle of San Jacinto in 1836 by which independence from Mexico was won

First Known Use of San Jacinto Day

1907, in the meaning defined above

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