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Father’s day: 5 little-known facts about the holiday

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We are grateful to Daddy for every day of the year, Father’s Day is an extra special opportunity to celebrate the role it plays in our lives.

In honor of the celebration, on the 16th of June, you can freshen up, why is the third Sunday in June is dedicated to dad’s who have it all to do.

It was inspired by a civil war veteran of the ‘superdad’

Father’s day was conceived in the early part of the 20th century by Sonora Smart Dodd, of Spokane, Wash. Her widowed father, William Smart, raised his six children alone on a farm, and Smart Dodd believed that such an exemplary father, deserved a celebration, according to the U.s. Census Bureau.

Father’s day is officially recognized in the united states for nearly 50 years

Even though the occasion was first celebrated on the 19th of June, 1910, by President Richard Nixon signed a proclamation in 1972, which is the third Sunday in June as Father’s Daye, History.com reports.

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However, the people and the honor of his Father, much more than that

Way to the Hallmark people to write special notes to their fathers ‘ houses, for thousands of years.

One of the earliest known maps dates back to about 4000 years ago, when Elmesu, a Babylonian youth, he made a map out of clay, and to wish his father good health and a long life-time,” according to The Daily Meal.

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It is celebrated on various days around the world

Father’s day is celebrated on St. Joseph’s day, 19 March, in countries such as Spain, Portugal, Italy, and the L. A. Times reports, the party is just as varied as the fathers are to be honored.

There is also an official flower

Even though the Mother is usually the one that is presented with flowers for her special day, father’s day, which has its own official flowers as well. According to the Times, a red rose is worn on the lapel, as his father is living and a white rose is worn on his memory when he died.

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