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What was the first holiday celebrated by Pilgrims?

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Answer pilgrims holiday - thanksgivingThanksgiving was the first holiday celebraterd by pilgrams.
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What holiday was celebrated for the first time by the American colonies?

The first holiday that was celebrated by the colonist in America was Thanksgiving. It was first celebrated in 1621 after the first autumn harvest with the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag indians.

What holiday was first celebrated by the American colonist?

The Pilgrims of the Plymouth Rock colony celebrated the first Thanksgiving with Native Americans.

Which colony celebrated the first Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. The first Thanksgiving was celebrated by the pilgrims in 1621 at Plymouth Plantation.

Is Thanksgiving celebrated by Mexican people?

No. It is a an American holiday that was first celebrated by pilgrims because they were celebrating the fact that their crops grew!

Is Thanksgiving a London holiday?

Thanksgiving is not a London holiday. It is a holiday celebrated in the United States that began with the pilgrims celebrating their first successful harvest in America.

What made Thanksgiving?

The Thanksgiving Holiday in the U.S. stemmed from the Pilgrims survival of their first harvest in America. The Pilgrims celebrated their success with the Indians in 1621. Officially, Thanksgiving became a celebrated holiday since Abraham Lincoln made it official in 1863.

When did the pilgrims celebrate Thanksgiving?

the pilgrims celebrated thanksgiving in 1621.Thanksgiving was a holiday for a long time.

Did the Pilgrims hold the first Thanksgiving?

When the pilgrims celebrated their bountiful harvest, they did not realize that they were starting what was to become a yearly national holiday, but yes, we now consider their celebration the first Thanksgiving.

Why was Thanksgiving first celebrated?

What we now know as the First Thanksgiving was celebrated by the pilgrims to give thanks for a successful corn harvest. The Native Americans (Indians) joined in celebrating with the pilgrims. At the time, they had no way to know that it would result in a national holiday that is celebrated still.

How did the pilgrims celebrate the first holiday?

the pilgrims celebrade it by killing a turkey and eatting it

The pilgrims celebrated the first thansgiving when?

The pilgrims celebrated the first Thanksgiving in 1621. The big meal was done in order to celebrate the colony's first successful harvest.

Were there any kids at the first Thanksgiving?

most likely there were kids in the first thanksgiving. it was celebrated with native americans and pilgrims. also, there was a time when 1/6 th of the Americas were Pilgrims, so there should've been kids to carry the holiday.

Who first celebrated?

As far as the first religious holiday that was celebrated, the most supported holiday is the Jewish Passover. However, the oldest holiday that was celebrated is New Years which is a celebration that begun around 4,000 years ago, celebrated by the ancient Babylonians.

Why did they celebrate the first Thanksgiving?

The Pilgrims celebrated the first Thanksgiving in 1621.

What year was the first thanks giving celebrated in?

Thanksgiving was first celebrated during the year of 1621. 1621 with the Pilgrims

Do people in Mexico celebrate Thanksgiving?

No, Thanksgiving is celebrating when the pilgrims arrived in America, therefore it is an American celebrated holiday.

What tribe ate with the pilgrims on the first thanksgiving?

The first tribe of Indians that celebrated with the pilgrims were the Wampanoga Indians they Ate for 3 days and taught the pilgrims many lessons

Holiday celebrated for the first time Americans colonists?

Lard for beans holiday!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

What holiday was celebrated first by Americans?

NOT thanksgiving, this was made a holiday by Abe Lincoln.

What Native American tribe celebrated the first Thanksgiving with the colonists?

The Wampanoag Indian tribe first celebrated Thanksgiving with the Pilgrims.

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Who thought of Thanksgiving first?

The Pilgrims perhaps, or the Pilgrims and the Indians thought of it together. In the first term of US President Lincoln, Thanksgiving Day was made a national holiday. This was the result of the lobbying efforts of Republican Protestants. Prior to Lincoln's action, Thanksgiving was celebrated as a Protestant festival day.

What Native American tribe celebrated Thanksgiving?

The Wampanoag Indian tribe first celebrated Thanksgiving with the Pilgrims.

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