When is Presidents’ Day in 2017?
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If yes, you have come to the right place. Presidents’ Day in 2017 will be observed on Monday, 20th February.
President’s Day is Washington’s Birthday and is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of February. Washington’s Birthday officially honors the life and work of George Washington, the first president of the United States. The day commemorates past presidents of the USA. Then along came Abraham Lincoln, another revered president and fellow February baby (born on the 12th February).
The first formal observance of his birthday took place in 1865, the year after his assassination when both houses of Congress gathered for a memorial address. However, Presidents’ Day in 2017 will be observed on Monday, 20th February.