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Washington's Birthday


Washington's Birthday is a United States federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the first President of the ...

George Washington's Birthday


In 1752, however, Britain and all its colonies adopted the Gregorian calendar which moved Washington's birthday a year and 11 days to February 22, 1732.

Presidents' Day or Washington's Birthday? - Infoplease


Well, according to the federal government, the holiday observed on the third Monday in February is officially Washington's Birthday. But many Americans believe ...

When Is George Washington's Real Birthday? - Live Science


Feb 11, 2011 ... Depending on the calendar, George Washington was born on either ... Life's Little Mysteries explains why he could celebrate two birthdays.

Today is George Washington's Birthday—Except It's Not - The Daily ...


Feb 17, 2014 ... is what I would say if today were actually Washington's birthday. It is not. Today is a lot of people's birthdays—Michael Jordan, Huey P. Newton, ...

Presidents Day 2017 | USA Federal Holiday Listing


Washington's Birthday (also known as Presidents Day in some states). George Washington was born in February 22, 1732 in Virginia, USA and was a natural ...

Washington's Birthday / Presidents Day 2017 – Public Holidays USA


The Washington's Birthday public holiday is more commonly referred to as Presidents Day in the United States and is dedicated to honoring George ...

When is Presidents' Day 2017? | The Old Farmers Almanac


Both President's Day and George Washington's birthday are always celebrated on the third Monday of February. The observed federal holiday is actually called ...

George Washington's Birthday Marathon & Relay: Information for ...


Welcome to the 2016 George Washington's Birthday Marathon and Relay … Sunday, February 14, 2016. Information For Runners: Race Date: Sunday, February ...

Blog: President's Day or Washington's birthday? It's complicated


Feb 15, 2016 ... When I was growing up, both Washington's birthday (February 22) and ... for three-day weekends and Monday holidays – and both Washington ...

Washington's Birthday (Presidents' Day)
Monday, February 15, 2016
Washington's Birthday, or Presidents' Day, honors the life and work of the first president of the United States, George Washington.
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Presidents' Day - Holidays - HISTORY.com


Originally established in 1885 in recognition of President George Washington, it is still officially called “Washington's Birthday” by the federal government.

What Is Presidents Day? : snopes.com


Feb 15, 2016 ... closed: Lincoln's Birthday (February 12) and Washington's Birthday (February 22) . Two school-free days for the kids, two days off for working ...

George Washington Birthday Celebration | Alexandria, VA


The city celebrates the General's birthday throughout the month of February with a dozen festivities, including the George Washington Birthday Parade, free ...