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The History of Halloween

The History of Halloween Halloween is a holiday celebrated every year on October 31st. While it is celebrated around the world, it is mostly western countries that commemorate the day. The holiday origins are traced back to the Celtic festival of Samhain as well as Christianity and has been associated with images of the dead and the supernatural world. Today, children dress up and go trick-or-treating while adults wear costumes at parties. Watching horror movies and visiting haunted attractions are also popular. In this video, WatchMojo.com learns more about the history and origins of Halloween.

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