George Washington declared the first two national thanksgiving
days in 1789 and 1795, but it was Abraham Lincoln who made it an
annual observance beginning in 1863.
Abraham Lincoln made Thanksgiving a national holiday.
President Abraham Lincoln made Thanksgiving a Federal Holiday in 1864.
President Abraham Lincoln
Lincoln was the president in 1863.
No president made Thanksgiving a national holiday in 1789, Abraham Lincoln did on October 3, 1863.
The president that declared Thanksgiving is George Bush cause his family was Indian and he was Pilgrim so the family together made a holiday named thanksgiving...... Hope that answers your question
President Abraham Lincoln made it a holiday in 1863.
im not entirely sure, bt what i do know is that president Lincoln had officially made thanksgiving a holiday
George washington, in 1789 declared November 26 a day of thanksgiving
who was the president that declared thanksgiving a holiday
Thanksgiving was made a national holiday during the Civil War and was held on the last Thursday of November. It was President Roosevelt who declared that it be held on the third Thursday in November in 1941.
Abraham Lincoln in 1863 made it a national holiday.
I believe it to be Lincoln in 1863.
George Washington proclaimed Thursday, November 26, 1789 to be a national day of thanksgiving.
President George Washington issued the first official government proclamation of Thanksgiving in 1789. President Abraham Lincoln made it a yearly official national holiday in 1863.