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Leif Erikson Day (October 9) honors a viking explorer known as Leif Erikson. He is believed to be the first recorded Nordic person to have visited the area that is now the United States. It is believed that he visited Baffin Island and Labrador around 1000 CE.

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In highschool, I made a reference to this spongebob episode, and I got an A for the random pop-culture reference. XD (no joke) Leif Erikson Day: October 9th! :D

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Happy Leif Erikson Day!

Happy Leif Erikson Day! Leif Erikson made the journey to North America 500 years before Christopher Columbus was born. And yet Columbus gets all the credit............I sense discrimination against the Vikings.

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