Nov 24 — American Thanksgiving Day
"Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received.
Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling.
Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse."
— Henry Van Dyke
What is Thanksgiving Day?
Thanksgiving Day is a holiday that is celebrated in the United States and Canada. It is a day to give thanks for all of the good things in life. Thanksgiving Day is usually celebrated with a large meal, and people often travel to be with family and friends on this day.
The History of Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving day is a holiday that has been celebrated in the United States for many years. The first Thanksgiving was held in 1621, when the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag Indians came together to give thanks for a good harvest. Since then, Thanksgiving has been held on the fourth Thursday of November every year.