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Independance day Independence Day is a national holiday marked by patriotic displays. Decorations (e.g., streamers, balloons, and clothing) are generally colored red, white, and blue, the colors of the American flag. Parades are often in the morning. Fireworks displays occur in the evening at such places as parks, fairgrounds, or town squares.
Originally entitled Yankee Doodle, this is one of several versions of a scene painted by A. M. Willard that came to be known as The Spirit of '76. Often imitated or parodied, it is a familiar symbol of American patriotismYankee DoodleA. M. Willard
ASSOCIATED WITH, BARBECUES, CARNIVALS, FAIRS, PICNICS, CONCERTS, BASEBALL GAMES, FAMILY REUNIONS, AND POLITICAL SPEECHES AND CEREMONIES, IN ADDITION TO VARIOUS OTHER PUBLIC AND PRIVATE EVENTS CELEBRATING THE HISTORYBARBECUES BASEBALL GAMESFAMILY REUNIONS July 4, 1776
The United States declares its independence in 1776United States http://en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/File:Declaration_in dependence.jpg
An 1825 invitation to an Independence Day celebration
In addition to a fireworks show, Miami, Florida lights one of its tallest buildings with the patriotic red, white and blue color scheme on Independence DayMiami Floridaone of its tallest buildingscolor scheme
George Washington 1st1st President of the United StatesPresident of the United States
NameName The Stars and Stripes; Red, White and Blue; Old Glory; Thirteen horizontal stripes alternating red and white; in the canton, 50 white stars on a blue field
QUESTIONS 1. Why do people in the USA celebrate Independance day? 2.When is it celebrated? 3. What traditions are held? 4.Which part of history is it ? 5. Do you know any famous polititians of that time?