Nowadays, everyone talking about thanksgiving day in social media. Most of people will visit their grand family members. Some of them giving presents under happiness. Some of them remember their family members which are pass away.
Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens – Abraham Lincoln
Thanksgiving day have a big and warm soul. You can call your mom in that day or go to your home for better decision.
What is the history behind ?
Thanksgiving is a national holiday in the United States, celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November.
It began as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.
It originated as a harvest festival. Thanksgiving has been celebrated nationally on and off since 1789, with an announcement by George Washington after a request by Congress.
Did you know turkey pardoning ?
National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation is a traditional ceremony in the White House. The President of the United States is giving a live domestic turkey to the National Turkey Federation in this ceremony.
National Turkey Federation giving a present to the President of the United States, since 1947. This present contains one live turkey and two dressed turkeys. This ceremony known as the National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation and celebrates every year, shortly before thanksgiving.
John F. Kennedy was the first president to spare the turkey given to him. Kennedy announced; he didn’t plan to eat the bird. Ronald Reagan was the first to grant the turkey a presidential pardon. Reagan sent to petting zoo the turkey in 1987.
Happy thanksgiving day everyone!