In what year was Labor Day initiated and by what organization?

Answer Though several organizations are credited with initiating the idea of a Labor Day holiday, the first actual celebration was planned by the Central Labor Union. It occurred on Tuesday, September 5, ... Read More »

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What year was Labor Day first celebrated?

Labor Day was first celebrated on Tuesday, September 5, 1882, in New York City. Labor Day is now a national holiday, celebrated on the first Monday in September every year. It was established to ho... Read More »

What year was Labor Day declared a holiday?

The first Labor Day was celebrated in New York City on Sept. 5, 1882, a Tuesday. However, it was not declared a national legal holiday until June 28, 1894, when Congress passed an act designating t... Read More »

What year was the child labor law established in the 1900s?

According to the Our Documents website, the Keating-Owen Labor Act of 1916 was passed banning children under 14 from working in factories, children under 16 from working in mines, and children of a... Read More »