This holiday is the day that Americans show their respect for the flag, designed in 1777. The flag that was adopted by the United States represents independence and unity and is a powerful symbol for the American people.
When Is National Flag Day?
National Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the United States Flag on June 14th.
History Of National Flag Day
June 14th was declared National Flag Day by President Woodrow Wilson in 1916. President Wilson stated, “It is the anniversary of the day upon which the flag of the United States was adopted by the Congress as the emblem of the Union.”