Events & Holidays

All Saints Day & All Souls Day

Celebrated on November 1 in when a Christian feast is held honoring all Saints are observed. Also called, AllHallows. The feast also glorifies God for all Saints known and Unknown. Eventually came to be known as Halloween. All Souls Day falls on November 2. Is a Holy Day of Obligation of the Latin Rite in the Catholic Church.

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Declaration of Independence

Colombian declared independence on July 20, 1810 in which Santa Fe de Bogota was established. This happened on July 20, 1810. The experience in self-government eventually led to the creation of the  Republic of Colombia.