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How was halloween invented

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Halloween goes back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain. The Celts lived 2,000 years ago in what is now Ireland.


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Halloween has its origins in the ancient Celtic festival known as Samhain, and brought to the US by Irish and Scottish immigrants.

The Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago in the area that is now Ireland, the U.K., and N. France, celebrated their new year on Nov. 1

Halloween has its origins in the ancient Celtic festival known as Samhain (pronounced "sah-win").

The British and French isles started the celebration in order to appease the Lord of the Dead.

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