Cathedral in downtown Queretaro

Mexico this month – January

Index to Mexico this month (all 12 months) CALIFORNIANS REVOLT STRIKERS SHOT TO DEATH MAN TAKES TO THE AIR MASSIVE EARTHQUAKE STRIKES SOUTHERN MEXICO RAILROAD RIVAL TO THE PANAMA CANAL ARRIVAL OF FIRST JAPANESE AMBASSADOR NEW CONSTITUTION APPROVED 1, 1857 Conservative general Tomás Mejía assaults the British consulate in San Luis Potosí and steals $240,000. […]

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Aztec calendar stone

Mexico this month – December

Index to Mexico this month (all 12 months) U.S. CONGRESS TO FRANCE: WITHDRAW! BIRTH OF A GREAT MURALIST FORTUNE HUNTER EXPLORES THE WEST AWARD FOR FOREIGNERS RED SHIRTS MASSACRE CHURCH-GOERS December 1, 1810 José María Mercado, a priest supporting Father Hidalgo’s call for independence from Spain, attacks the Pacific coast port of San Blas, capturing […]

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