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Parliament declared November 6, a day of national Thanksgiving in 1879. The customs of Thanksgiving were brought to Canada by Americans who wished to remain loyal to Britain and not participate in the American Revolutionary War. The first celebration of Thanksgiving in North America occurred in 1578 in a ceremony held by Martin Frobisher and crew in Newfoundland giving thanks for surviving a difficult sea journey.

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