Pan American Day


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Noun1.Pan American Day - a day celebrating political and economic unity among American countriesPan American Day - a day celebrating political and economic unity among American countries
day - a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance; "Mother's Day"
Apr, April - the month following March and preceding May
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Observed since 1931, Pan American Day is notionally an annual American holiday commemorating the First International Conference of American States, which concluded on April 14, 1890.
It is celebrated as Discovery Day in Bahamas, Day of the Cultures in Costa Rica, Day of Respect for Cultural Diversity in Argentina, Day of Discovery of Two Worlds in Chile, Day of Ibero-American Columbus Day in Mexico, Pan American Day in Uruguay, and Day of Indigenous Resistance in Venezuela.
Symbolically, the second Summit of the Americas opens on Pan American Day, April 14, exactly 108 years since the first International Conference of American Nations was held in 1890.

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