All About Mexico's Independence Day: el Grito de Dolores by Juan O'Gorman is celebrated on September 16 each year. Parades, parties, festivals, feasts and more are held in the country followed by fireworks.
Spain has the second largest gypsy population in Europe. Of the 10-12 million Roma living in Europe, an estimated 970,000 are living in Spain, representing 2% of the population. The Spanish government is spending approximately 36€ million a year on projects aimed specifically at the gypsy community. The country has embraced the Roma community, giving them rights and celebrating their history.