Date: Wed, 2 Nov 1994 12:35:10 -0800 From: Guadalupe Valdes Subject: Re: dia de los muertos There is an important difference between el dia de los muertos and el dia de los inocentes. In Mexico, like in Spain, we celebrate el dia de los inocentes on the 28 of december. It is actually our "april fools day" a day in which many attempts are made to fool happy innocents who fall for tricks and jokes. El dia de los muertos is all souls day.