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How much do you know about St. Patrick's Day? See if you can sham-rock our quiz

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The 37th annual St. Pat's in Columbia's Five Points on March 17, 2019. File/John A. Carlos II/Special to The Free Times

Sometimes, a holiday can take on a life of its own and spread all over the world. Communities can decide to adopt a holiday to their own lifestyle, regardless of whether or not they fully know the backstory of what is being celebrated.

St. Patrick’s Day is one such holiday, with people celebrating the Christian saint all over the globe. To honor St. Patrick’s Day, here is some trivia about the holiday and some of the ways it is celebrated.

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