October is Filipino-American History Month

October is many things: pumpkin spice, Inktober, Halloween… It’s also Filipino-American History Month. According to the Filipino-American National Historical Society (FANHS): “…the celebration of Filipino American History Month in October commemorates the first recorded presence of Filipinos in the continental United States, which occurred on October 18, 1587, when “Luzones Indios” came ashore from the Spanish galleon Nuestra SenoraContinue reading “October is Filipino-American History Month”