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Celebrating Presidents' Day (Monday, February 17)

Presidents Day

Presidents' Day, formally known as Washington's Birthday dates back to the year 1800, following the death of President George Washington in 1799. His birthday, on February 22, became a significant day of remembrance.  It is now a federal holiday observed in the United States on the third Monday of February. It is a day to celebrate all U.S. presidents (past and present).