The Top 10 Things That You Did Not Know About Thanksgiving

1. Thanksgiving was made an official holiday by Abe Lincoln.


In 1863, Abraham Lincoln officially declared the last Thursday in November to be Thanksgiving.
Other than a brief period where FDR tried to change it to the third Thursday to extend the Christmas shopping season, it has remained the last Thursday ever since.

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  1. Thanksgiving is a fun holiday celebrated by getting together with your family and eating delicious food until you can’t eat any more. But there are a few things that we bet that you did not know about Thanksgiving.

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