History Of Independence Day  

History Of Independence Day

In the US, Independence Day is celebrated on July 4th, the date on which the Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the year 1776 by the Continental Congress. The Declaration was signed by 13 colonies and the king at that time was King George III of England. More...

How Do People Celebrate Independence Day ?

How Do People Celebrate Independence Day ?

Independence Day is an important national holiday in the US. This day is celebrated with a lot of patriotic fervor and honors those people who have laid down their lives or fought to help keep the US a free country. This is a federal holiday in the country and the day is marked with family picnics, parties and parades. More...

Why Is Independence Day Celebrated On July 4th ?

Why Is Independence Day Celebrated On July 4th ?

Fourth July is celebrated as Independence Day in the US. This is a federal holiday. People go to watch parades, listen to bands and orchestras, have Independence Day parties and hold backyard barbecues. It is a time for people of the country to pay homage to all those who have worked hard to keep the US a free country. More...

What Is The Significance Of Independence Day ?

What Is The Significance Of Independence Day ?

American was discovered in the year 1492 by Christopher Columbus. However, it was Sir Walter Raleigh who was responsible for establishing the first British colony in America in the sixteen century. This colony did not survive, and the first colony to succeed was established in the seventeenth century in Virginia. The credit for that goes to John Smith. This paved the way to establish 13 colonies in total in America. More...

Independence Day Fun Facts

Independence Day Fun Facts

Independence Day is an important national holiday in the US. It is the day when the Declaration of Independence was signed by 13 colonies in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Declaration was signed in the year 1776.

If you want to know some Independence Day fun facts, then keep reading. You are sure to find something funny and interesting as you read. More...

Who Is The Only Us President Born On July 4 ?

Who Is The Only Us President Born On July 4 ?

There is just one US president who was born on July 4, the American Independence Day. This president was Calvin Coolidge, the thirtieth president. He was born in Plymouth Notch located in Vermont in the year 1872. More...

 

 

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What Presidents Died On July 4 ?       July 4 is a significant national holiday in the US as this was the day the Declaration of Independence was adopted by the thirteen colonies. This particular day has a lot of significance for the people of the country. And, as the president of the country is an important person, many people wonder whether there are any presidents who died on this momentous day. The answer is yes. There are actually three presidents who died on July 4. More..

 


 

 

 
   
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