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Angelenos To March in Honor of Emiliano Zapata

Boyle Heights, 4th and Soto Streets, Los Angeles, California

Emiliano Zapata Salazar (August 8, 1879 – April 10, 1919) was a leading figure in the Mexican Revolution, which broke out in 1910, and which was initially directed against the president Porfirio Díaz. He formed and commanded an important revolutionary force, the Liberation Army of the South, during the Mexican Revolution.

More than a century later, Angelenos will march in honor of Emiliano Zapata in the Boyle Heights District of Los Angeles on April 11, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., an event to be placed on the calendar.  The march will have an assembly on 4th and Soto Streets, Los Angeles, California  and will proceed according to the following route: Soto N/B then E/B Chelsea then N/B Murchinson then W/B Alcazar then N/B Soto then W/B Valley Blvd using half of the road.

For more information, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Special Events Permits Unit, at (213) 847-1640.

Emiliano Zapata. (2011, March 3). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 04:43, March 4, 2011, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Emiliano_Zapata&oldid=416826678

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