What Exactly Is Flag Day? (VIDEO)

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June 14 2013 9:46 AM

What Exactly Is Flag Day? (VIDEO)

In 2011, Trending News considered the origins of the "flag birthday" every year on June 14. The video appears above.

The idea for Flag Day is attributed to B.J. Cigrand, a schoolteacher from Wisconsin who organized his students on June 14, 1885, to celebrate the flag.

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