Simple Answer: Armistice Day is the day German and the other Central Powers signed an agreement (an Armistice) to end World War I.
Armistice day was declared a holiday and 1921 .
Armistice Day became an official federal holiday in 1938 :)
November 11th 1918 at 11:00 P.M.
the eleventh of the eleventh 1918
Christmas wasn't declared a federal holiday in the USA until June 26, 1870.
June 26, 1870June 26, 1870
Armistice Day. On November 11, 1918, an armistice or temporary cessation of hostilities ended World War I. The following year, Armistice Day was recognized. In 1938, Armistice Day was declared a legal holiday in America. Following WW II, the name was changed to Veterans Day.
According to historians, President Abraham Lincoln declared Thanksgiving a national holiday in the fall of 1863 after Sarah Hale sent letters to him concerning the significance of the first thanksgiving event.
In 1776 the 4th of July was declared a federal holiday.
there is no actual date the date is to be declared but i can tell you this year is the 26 of October 2011
In July of 1776.
1938 it was mad a national holiday but it was called Armistice Day but was later changed to veterans day on June 11th 1954 to honer all us veterans.
It was first proclaimed Armistice Day by Woodrow Wilson in 1919. It became an official holiday in 1938. The name was changed to Veterans Day and the scope expanded in 1954.
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