Definition of Father's Day in English:

Father's Day

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  • A day of the year on which fathers are particularly honoured by their children. It was first observed in the state of Washington in 1910; in the US, South Africa, and Britain, it is usually the third Sunday in June, in Australia, the first Sunday in September.
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    • In 1924 President Coolidge supported the idea of a national Father's Day.
    • Before Papa died, on his last Father's Day in fact, I gave him a blank book and asked him to write down his stories for me.
    • Happy Father's Day to all the daddies out there, especially my Dad.

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