Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Fact of the Day: Let's Change The Date of Thanksgiving Guys

FDR changed the date of Thanksgiving in 1939-1941. The date was moved a week back to improve the economy by extending the Christmas shopping season. Only half the states went along with it though. 

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Marked on my calendar already.

Cary said...

So is it still that way? or only a week back from 39-41?

Shaw said...

Does it really matter? I think not.

Jazz bazooka said...

as long as they don't change by birthday