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Thanksgiving is a national holiday in the United States, celebrated on the fourth Thursday of ... 1 History. 1.1 Early thanksgiving observances; 1.2 Harvest festival observed by the Pilgrims at Plymouth; 1.3 The Revolutionary War to nationhood ...

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Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday in the United States, and Thanksgiving 2018 occurs on Thursday, November 22. In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and.

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1 day ago ... Tradition has it that the first Thanksgiving – a celebration of good harvest – took place in 1621, when English Pilgrims at Plymouth Plantation in ...

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Thanksgiving Day, annual national holiday in the United States and Canada celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. Americans generally  ...

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Thanksgiving History. November Calendar - Time to Visit Plimoth Plantation Thanksgiving is a particularly American holiday. The word evokes images of football ...

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Nov 20, 2017 ... Nowadays, Thanksgiving is a holiday centered around food and family — but the day's origins are far darker.

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The tradition of the Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving is steeped in myth and legend. Few people realize that the Pilgrims did not celebrate Thanksgiving the next year,  ...

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The Thanksgiving tradition goes much deeper than food and football, so explore fun Thanksgiving traditions and history with us!

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The first American Thanksgiving was celebrated in 1621, to commemorate the harvest reaped by the Plymouth Colony after a harsh winter. In that year Governor ...