In USA, Presidents Day is being celebrated on 3rd Monday in February annually. This year it will be celebrated on 17th of February 2020. Presidents day is celebrated in honor of first President of United States George Washington. That is why I bring you the Presidents day HD wallpapers pictures images HD.
George Washington – Presidents day
President George Washington was born on 22nd of February, 1732. Though Presidents day is celebrated in honor of Washington, this day is also honors to present and all the former Presidents of USA. This day is one of the Federal Holidays of United States of America.
On this day, all the Government and most of the non-government organizations remains closed. These includes Public banks, Post Office, stock market and judicial work. For the very first time, Presidents day was celebrated in 1885.
Most of the Americans see this a long weekend and plans to visit different places within United States and nearby sub-continents. This may include a visit to Niagara Falls in Canada, or a visit to beautiful Quebec city, Vancouver or beaches nearby city.
Here, the map of the United states of America and Happy President’s Day written over it. The map is filled with a red color and is looking very beautiful. Of course, it is always good to see our country’s National flag. It gives us positivity and belief.
As the Presidents Day honors all the Presidents of USA (specially George Washington), all the dollar notes have the photo of Mr. Washington. The simplicity and generosity of George Washington gives an awesome view to the currency of United States.
List of Federal Holidays of USA
There are total federal Holidays (every year), which are officially designated by U.S. Congress. These holidays are also known as public holidays or legal holidays. These holidays include New Year Day, Inauguration Day (once in four years), Martin Luther King Jr. Day, George Washington’s Birthday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. A complete list of Federal Holidays can be found here.
This is the place which needs no introduction. Every single person on this planet recognizes this place. Of course, this is White House, the Official Presidents House. After taking office, every new President officially lives in this house in Washington D.C. This house is stunning and very big. A large number of security personnel can be easily seen in this area. The armed forces provides security through high level of intelligence.
Exceptions on U.S. Federal Holidays:
- If a federal holiday falls on saturday then it will be observed on preceding friday.
- If a federal holiday falls on subday then it will be observed on following monday.
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