Flag Day Is Tuesday June 14

Flag Day in the United States is an important holiday and is used to show off Old Glory. This holiday is celebrated on June 14 and this year, 2011, it is on Tuesday.

flag dayFlag Day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States of America. 1916 was when President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation that officially established June 14 as Flag Day and in August 1949 Nation Flag Day was established by an Act of Congress.

As you know, Facebook is one of people’s favorite places to show of their support for their favorite holidays and fun dates. One of the biggest movements for tomorrow is decorating your facebook page with the lovely red, white and blue.

The largest June 14 movement is “Facecbook Red, White and Blue on Flag Day” and has 6,000 likes. Do you plan on turning your facebook red, white and blue?

If you are one of the people that is not on facebook you may decide to go to one of the ceremonies that is most likely going on in your area. You most likely can look at the website for your city and find out what is going on to celebrate this day.

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