When is Thanksgiving 2019?

Thanksgiving 2019 started on Thursday 28th Nov, 2019 (28/11/2019) 9 days ago

What is Thanksgiving?


The winter holiday season in the United States comprises various national holidays, one of which is Thanksgiving, which is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. It was inaugurated in 1789 with an edict by George Washington, originally as a harvest festival. However, it was celebrated intermittently then as many officials –including Thomas Jefferson– repudiated to partake in it, until the dawn of Abraham Lincoln, who has declared Thanksgiving as a national holiday to be celebrated on the last Thursday in November in 1863. The celebration day of Thanksgiving was changed under the presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt to the fourth Thursday of November – a date which is perennial to this day.

Dates for Thanksgiving from 2015 to 2024

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When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Thanksgiving 2024ThursdayNov 28th in 1817 days
Thanksgiving 2023ThursdayNov 23rd in 1446 days
Thanksgiving 2022ThursdayNov 24th in 1082 days
Thanksgiving 2021ThursdayNov 25th in 718 days
Thanksgiving 2020ThursdayNov 26th in 354 days
Thanksgiving 2019ThursdayNov 28th 9 days ago
Thanksgiving 2018ThursdayNov 22nd 380 days ago
Thanksgiving 2017ThursdayNov 23rd 744 days ago
Thanksgiving 2016ThursdayNov 24th 1108 days ago
Thanksgiving 2015ThursdayNov 26th 1472 days ago
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Start DateNov 28, 2019
When? Ended 9 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Christian Holidays

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