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Cheers! It's Texas Independence Day!


Today is Texas Independence Day, the celebration of the Texas Declaration of Independence.

On this day in 1836, Texas declared independence from Mexico and created the Republic of Texas.

March 2 also marks Texas Flag Day and Sam Houston day. 

Several people posted on social media today to pronounce their love for the Lone Star State.

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