Saturday, June 16, 2012

Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day to everyone!
Have you ever wondered about the origin of Father's Day?  Look no further!

On July 19, 1910, the governor of the U.S. state of Washington proclaimed the nation’s first “Father’s Day.” However, it was not until 1972, 58 years after President Woodrow Wilson made Mother’s Day official, that the day became a nationwide holiday in the United States.
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Bonus Content!  A brief history of the necktie.

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