Posted On 21 Jun 2020
Father’s Day History
Father’s Day is the day to recognize, honor and celebrate the sacrifices and accomplishments of fathers. In 1910, Washington State Governor declared Father’s Day on the 19th of July. It then became a permanent federal holiday in 1972 when President Richard Nixon proclaimed that the third Sunday in June would be further known as Father’s Day. On this day, children celebrate their fathers and father figures to show their love and appreciation.