Spain doesn't celebrate thanksgiving. only the Unites States does. thanksgiving is to celebrate the arrival of the pilgrams to the united states.
The Unites States was heavily influenced by Yellow Journalism, the newspapers in this category manipulated people's minds into thinking that we should go to war with Spain by exposing Spanish Atrocities.
An economic reason for the United States to declare war on Spain in 1898 included protecting US interests in Cuba.
The United States declared war on Spain on April 24, 1898
The US declaered war against Spain over the sinking of the US battleship the U.S.S. Maine in Havana harbor.
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Only Congress can declare war. Presidents can ask Congress to declare war . The presidents who made such a request and had it granted were James Madison (against Great Britain), James Polk (against Mexico), William McKinley(against Spain), Woodrow Wilson (against Germany and allies) and Franklin Roosevelt (against Japan and allies)
Chile declared its independence from Spain in 1817.
No States were claimed by Spain. When Spain was exploring there were no states.
The United States declared war on Spain following the sinking of the Battleship Maine in Havana harbor on February 15, 1898. The explosion that sank the USS Maine was blamed on Spain.
How did publisher Williarm Randolph Hearst influence the us government to declare war on Spain
What states in the USA were claimed for Spain? What states in the USA were claimed for Spain?
September 16, 1810
They wanted food
Written in 1854, the Ostend Manisfesto described the rationale for the United States to purchase Cuba from Spain while implying that the U.S. should declare war if Spain refused.
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While tensions with Spain had be rising for some time, war was declared when the Battleship Maine was destroyed. It was moored in Havana Harbor in Cuba (which was a Spanish possession) and inexplicably exploded and sank. The US government blamed Spain and soon declared war.