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Labor Day Fun Facts

The first Monday of September every year is celebrated as Labor Day in the USA. But, this day has a history of its own.

Want to know more about it? Go through these Labor Day fun facts, and you would be surprised at how this day came into existence.

Labor Day Fun Facts

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The first celebrations of Labor Day in the United States of America were held in New York City organized by the Knights of Labour and the Central Labor Union.
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The idea of a labor day was the brainchild of a machinist from New Jersey named Matthew McGuire and Peter J McGuire, who was the co-founder of the United Brotherhood of carpenters.
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On 5th September 1882, the first celebrations of Labor Day in the United States of America were held in New York City. They were organized by the Knights of Labor and the Central Labor Union.
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On 28 June 1894, President Grover Cleveland signed the bills that made the labor law come into existence although by then in 30 states of the USA, the first Monday of September every year was already recognized as Labor Day.
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The first Monday of September every year is celebrated as Labor Day in the USA. The idea of celebrating labor day came into existence in the 19th century.
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Although in 1892, the first celebrations of labor Day in the United States of America were held in New York City, it was only in 1894 that it was officially declared a public holiday.
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The first Monday of September every year is celebrated as Labor Day in the USA. However, in most other countries, May 1 is considered an International holiday is known as May Day.
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The Knights of Labor is considered the first important Labor organization at the national level in the United States of America.
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The American Labour Day is celebrated on the first Monday of September every year. The weekend preceding it is called the Long weekend.
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On 5th September 1892, the first celebrations of labor Day in the United States of America were held in New York City.

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