Thanksgiving History

Thanksgiving History

  The popular story is that the Plymouth Rock was the site of the original colony of the pilgrims. Contrary to this belief, however, Plymouth Rock was not the site of their original colony. The fact about the history of thanksgiving is that when the Pilgrims landed on … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Origin

Thanksgiving Origin

There are some very interesting facts about the Thanksgiving origin in America. It is believed that the celebration of Thanksgiving in America was probably originated from the harvest-home ceremonies. These harvest-home ceremonies were originally held in England. During such … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Day Parade

Macy Parade

Though there is no official documents about when the day parade was started but first Thanksgiving Day Parade was probably started in 1863 when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed an official day of Thanksgiving. The idea behind day parade was a show of military strength and … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Facts & Trivia

Thanksgiving Trivia

Thanksgiving Day is a very important day in the United States. There are many things that are especially related to the celebrations of the Thanksgiving Day. These include Thanksgiving turkey trivia, pilgrims, thanksgiving proclamation, thanksgiving as a national holiday and … [Read more...]

History Of Mayflower The Ship

Mayflower Ship

Here is a brief history of Mayflower The Ship... The ship 'Mayflower' has played a very significant role in the history of Thanksgiving, because it was the historic ship that took the Pilgrims to America in 1620. The pilgrims were basically the fortune hunters, bound for the … [Read more...]