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by Marcelo Caltabiano - Thursday, 19 May 2016, 8:35 AM

Malcolm X Day is an American holiday in honor of the civil rights leaderMalcolm X which is celebrated either on May 19 (Malcolm's birthday), or the third Sunday in the month of May. The commemoration has been proposed as an official state holiday in the U.S. state of Illinois in 2015. As of present, only the city of Berkeley, California observes the holiday with city offices and schools closed.

For more information about Malcolm X: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malcolm_X