When is USA Independence Day 2018? Fourth of July History, Importance – Independence day of United States of America is on Wednesday, fourth of July, in 2018. Most people think that fourth of July is the birthday of America and that it’s the day when the Declaration of Independence happened. But it is technically wrong. American revolution happened in April 1775. The first draft of the Declaration of Independence was written by Thomas Jefferson in June 1776. Continental Congress declared Independence on second July of 1776. On fourth of July, Continental Congress finally agreed on all the changes that were made to improve the draft and final wording was approved. The adaption of Independence happened on fourth of July.
Happy 4th of July 2018
In the United States of America, Independence Day will be celebrated on Wednesday, fourth of July, in 2018.
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On fourth of July, the people of America received the greatest news which was the declaration of Independence. Fourth of July is declared as a federal holiday by the government of United States of America. Actually, the Independence was established before July. But, on the fourth of July, the papers were signed in order to officially declare and adapt the Independence of the nation. That is why, people remember fourth of July whenever they think about the Independence of Americans. The flag of United States of America is colored in blue, red and white which is why, to celebrate fourth of July, these three colors are prominently used in decorations.
As it is popularly believed that all the fathers signed the Declaration of Independence, it is a fact that only two of them did it on fourth of July 1776. Fourth of July is the holiday to celebrate the adaption of Independence and not the signing of the declaration of the same. In 1870, fourth of July officially became a federal holiday. To increase the business of tourism and attract Americans tourists, countries like Denmark, England, Norway also celebrate this day. The original first draft of the Declaration of Independence of United States of America can’t be presented today as it is lost many decades ago.