Why is Día de la Hispanidad (Spain’s National Day) celebrated on October 12?

Spain’s National Day takes place on October 12, in a day full of events where national institutions are very much present. The most famous of these is the military parade, presided by the king in Madrid. According to the Act establishing this holiday, commonly known as Día de la Hispanidad, its purpose is to “remember … Sigue leyendo Why is Día de la Hispanidad (Spain’s National Day) celebrated on October 12?