Welcome, Guest: Join TodayNewsReview / Login / Trending / Recent

Stats: 347 members, 4,023 Topics. Date: December 11, 2018, 2:18 am

Some Important Facts On Memorial Day Celebration

TodayNewsReview / Entertainment / Events / Some Important Facts On Memorial Day Celebration 609 Views

(Go Down)
Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.

Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971.

Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, holding family gatherings and participating in parades.

Unofficially, it marks the beginning of the summer season.

www.history.com/topics/holidays/memorial-day-history

0 Like

(Go Up)
Viewing this topic:
1 guest viewing this topic

TodayNewsReview is owned and managed by Jeremiah O. A.(TodayNewsReview) (Read TNR Rules) - Advertise With Us
- Copyright © 2018. All rights reserved.
Disclaimer: Every TodayNewsReview member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on .
For enquiries & feedbacks send email to: contact@todaynewsreview.com