This website has facts about Columbus Day. It has a brief history on the day, including the fact that it has been celebrated since the 1700s, but did not become an official holiday until 1906, and only became a federal holiday in 1936. It gives a number of other facts about Columbus Day, like what countries celebrate it and which states do not. At the bottom of the webpage, visitors can find a list of related links. Related links include a timeline of Columbus Day, a quiz on the day, and various games about the day.
Columbus Day Facts