Where did the first thanksgiving celebration in america take place?

Answer The exact date of the first Thanksgiving celebration in the United States is sometimes debated, but most historians believe it occurred in 1621. The English colonists who had settled in Plymouth an... Read More »

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Where was the first Thanksgiving Day held in America?

The first Thanksgiving held in autumn of 1621 was held in Plymouth, Massachusetts. During this celebration of the first harvest in the New World, members of the Wampanoag tribe joined the 53 Pilgri... Read More »

Where was the first Thanksgiving Day held in America in 1619?

The first Thanksgiving in America was held at Berkeley Plantation on the James River in Virginia. The celebration was held on December 4, 1619. Captain John Woodlief led 37 Englishmen to the banks ... Read More »

When was the first American Thanksgiving celebration?

The Pilgrims' autumn 1621 harvest celebration with local Native Americans in Plymouth, Massachusetts is commonly called the first Thanksgiving. Congress declared Thanksgiving a national holiday, to... Read More »

What year was the first Thanksgiving celebration?

The first Thanksgiving to which our current holiday can trace its roots occurred in 1621 at the Plymouth Plantation. While records show these Pilgrims expressed religious thanks, the feast was a ha... Read More »