Veterans Day history in 2021: Why do people celebrate Veterans Day?

This article is about History of Veterans Day. Here you will know about the history and importance of the Veterans Day. Why people used to celebrate this day? Who asked the people to celebrate this day? Why this day is celebrated? All of you will be cleared about Veterans Day after reading this article.

History of Veterans Day

First of all you need to know about the history of Veterans Day. What actually happened that this day is celebrated? In 1918 during the First World War in United States a lot of people, citizens and soldiers were died.

And this world war was ended in November 11 at 11’o clock due to which this day is recognized as the day of happiness or Memorial Day.

For the first time this day was celebrated in 1919 on 11th of November. This day is celebrated to pay tribute to the ones who were died in the world war.

People of America used to celebrate this day by doing a lot of activities like sharing memes, posts, pictures and quotes etc. they show their love and affection for the nation by doing this.

Why do people celebrate Veterans Day?

The reason for celebrating this day is not known well by some people. They need to know the importance of celebrating this day.

This day is celebrated to honor the soldiers and civilians as well because they lost their lives in the First World War and this war was ended on 11th of November at 11’o clock due to which this day has a lot of importance.

This is the main reason that why we use to celebrate Veterans Day on 11th of November. The people used to celebrate this day to praise the soldiers for their struggles.

Who asked to celebrate this day?

11th of November is also known as the Memorial Day as the First World War was ended on this day at 11’o clock. And the president of America Woodrow Wilson announced to celebrate this day as Veterans Day.

Due to his order this day is being celebrated every year. This day was celebrated in 1919 for the first time and till now this day is being celebrated on 11th of November.

When is Veterans Day?

Veterans Day is the day in which the people of US pay tribute to the soldiers and the people that were died in the First World War. This war was ended after a great loss. But when it was ended the date was 11th of November and the time was 11’o clock.

This was noticed to be the best day full of happiness as the war was ended that’s why after that day it was announced by the president of America to celebrate this day with courage every year. After that the people of America started to celebrate this day with full bloom.

What is the main purpose of celebrating this day as Veterans Day?

This day is celebrated to honor the people and the soldiers that were died in the First World War. They lost their lives to save the nation. On this day the people of America used to do different activities.

They plan parties, post memes, share pictures and many more. Some people make sweet dishes plan parties in homes as well as plan functions in schools.

They used to do all these things to pay honor to the people who were dies in this war. The people who were died in this war included men, women, soldiers as well as child’s. They go to the gravesites of their loved ones and the soldiers that were died in the First World War and pray for them.

Conclusion:

11th of November is the Veterans Day which is celebrated to honor the soldiers that were died in the First World War. Celebrating this day tells us about the history and importance of Veterans Day due to which it is possible to remind this day and tell the coming generation about the history of this day.

If you want any kind of information about Veterans Day then do comment in the below comment section and I hope this article will be helpful for you to know about the history.

 

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