OFFICIAL BIRTHPLACE OF MEMORIAL DAY

Hi guys, Memorial Day is coming up.  I never thought of this question until now. What is the place where Memorial Day began.  It’s a good question.  I found an answer to it below: Official Birthplace Declared In 1966, Congress and President Lyndon Johnson declared Waterloo, N.Y., the “birthplace” of Memorial Day. There, a ceremony onContinue reading “OFFICIAL BIRTHPLACE OF MEMORIAL DAY”

VETERANS DAY

Hi Guys, Sunday, November 11, 2018 is Veterans Day.  Here’s a brief history of Veterans Day: Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. 11 became a national holiday beginning inContinue reading “VETERANS DAY”

VETERANS DAY

Hi Guys, It’s me Bookman, and my friend Jenny asked me to tell you about Veterans Day, so here goes. Well, it’s November and we automatically think about the Thanksgiving Holiday. But do you know what? There is a holiday that happens before Thanksgiving. That holiday is called Veterans Day. Do you know what aContinue reading “VETERANS DAY”