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President's Day, 2012

Happy President's Day!!! When I was younger we didn’t have a day to celebrate all U.S.Presidents. Instead we split the day intwo and recognized Abraham Lincoln and George Washington since their birthdayswere both in February…..so, I’m linking to two past articles. The first involves Lincoln and theEmancipation Proclamation. This articleoriginally appeared at History Is Elementary as well as American PresidentsBlog in 2008.
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It's President's Day (And There's Saturday Subway Service)

United States / New York : Gothamist (4 years ago)

Today is President's Day, the federal holiday celebrating the birthdays of George Washington (born February 22, 1732) and Abraham Lincoln (born February 12, 1809). The NY Times, which refers to the day as Washington's Day, notes the... Read Post

Presidents Day Fashion Face-Off: Abraham Lincoln vs. George Washington!

Pop Culture / Celebrity : The Hollywood Gossip (3 years ago)

True American heroes simply don't come any truer than George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, the two great Presidents honored with today's national holiday. Our very first president, Washington led the rebellion over Great Britain, ... Read Post

Presidents Day Face-Off: Lincoln vs. Washington!

Pop Culture / Celebrity : The Hollywood Gossip (2 years ago)

Happy Presidents Day! True American heroes don't come any truer than George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, two giants of history honored today. The very first President of the United States, Washington led the rebellion over Great ... Read Post


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