How Do You Celebrate Presidents Day?

There is no Constitutional requirement for presidents to have served in the military, although a majority of the 45 have, in some capacity. Here are some of the strangest, most interesting, and downright intriguing facts about the Commanders-in-Chief and their relationships to the military:

Every third Monday in February, we celebrate President’s Day as a national holiday. Molded after George Washington’s birthday (Feb. 22, 1732), it’s a holiday that was formally voted into existence in 1971, though it was celebrated prior. It was put into effect with the Uniform Monday Holiday Act by Congress, stating that certain holidays be […]