Thanksgiving Day History, Facts & Quotes

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Thanksgiving Day 2016 could be a celebration of giving thanks for the harvest and blessings of the past year.

It is that day of giving God thank for his several countless blessings and also expressing our feelings to our beloved friends and relations. Thanksgiving Day celebrated within the United States of America and in elements of North American country.

This concept of setting aside time to allow thanks for one’s blessings is nearly as ancient as the settlement of the Northern America continent itself.

Happy Thanksgiving Day
Happy Thanksgiving Day

History:
the primary proclamation of thanksgiving found in Bradford’s chronicles or the other history record. The primary national holiday was thus in the month of November in 1623.

Thanksgiving, or national holiday is celebrated within the United States of America on the fourth Thursday of the month of November. It became an official holiday in 1863, when throughout the World War 1.

Facts:

* A participant on the first Thanksgiving Day, the feast consisted of corn, barley, fowl as well as wild turkeys and water bird.

* Pilgrims attended the primary Thanksgiving in 1621 as well as John Alden, William Bradford Priscilla Mullins, and Miles Standish.

* The first ever national celebration of Thanksgiving was declared in 1775 by the Continental Congress

* The first Thanksgiving Day was lasted for 3 days

Quotes

There are countless quotes by different famous personalities, the importance of thanksgiving. Thanksgiving quotations from a number of the well-known writers of our times. Enjoy Thanksgiving quotes in the spirit of the occasion.