|  Share | Cite

Flag Day

Flag Day, anniversary of the adoption of the American flag in 1777. It is celebrated on June 14 but is not a legal holiday.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Flag Day from Infoplease:

  • tag day: meaning and definitions - tag day: Definition and Pronunciation
  • Flag Day - Flag Day Flag etiquette, history, controversy, and myth On June 14, Americans celebrate the ...
  • Flag Day: meaning and definitions - Flag Day: Definition and Pronunciation
  • When and How to Display the U.S. Flag - The United States Flag Code stipulates that as the symbol of a living country, the flag is considered in itself a living thing. These regulations outline the proper ways to display the American flag.
  • Holidays - Homework Center – Frequently Asked Questions Holidays What holidays do they celebrate around ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Days, Months, Holidays, and Festivals