Pesta Pekerjaan -
Hari Rabu 1 Mei, 2019
Liburan Sekuler : Chicago, Sabtu 1 Mei 1886: 350.000 pekerja yang mogok. Mereka ingin memiliki 8 jam kerja sehari. Semua industri nasional yang lumpuh. Pada Senin, polisi terbuka api. Selasa, Chicago adalah lagi pada mogok. Setelah meluncurkan bom terhadap mereka, polisi terbuka api. 12 mati, yang terdiri dari 7 polisi. 8 anarchists akan dikutuk dan dilaksanakan. Pada 1889, yang Sosialis Internasional Gerakan bertemu di Paris dan diumumkan hari ini internasional pekerja 'hari . The Soviets mengambil keputusan yang sama, hanya sebagai Nazis. Di Prancis, di bawah rezim Vichy (1940-1944), yang telah diubah namanya perayaan Hari Buruh .
Pesta Ibu-ibu -
Hari Minggu 12 Mei, 2019
Kartu pos/Bunga : Mother’s day has evolved in many countries in different ways. This is because mother’s day has different origins in different countries and therefore occurs on different days in the year.
One school of thought claims that this day emerged from the custom of mother worship in ancient Greece. Mother worship which kept a festival to Cybele, a great mother of gods, and Rhea, the wife of Cronus, was held on March 15 to March 18 around Asia Minor. They insist that this custom spread around the world.
Mothering Sunday is the celebration of motherhood in the United Kingdom. It is also known as Mid-lent Sunday, Rose Sunday and Laetare Sunday. It originally comes from the Victorian practice of allowing servants to return home to visit their mothers on this day.
In the United States, Julia Ward Howe (May 27, 1819 - October 17, 1910) was a prominent American abolitionist, social activist, and poet. Howe’s Battle Hymn of the Republic was first published in the Atlantic Monthly in 1862 and quickly became one of the most popular songs for the Union during the American Civil War. After the war she focused her activities on the causes of Pacifism and women’s suffrage. In 1870 she was the first to proclaim Mother’s Day, with her Mother’s Day Proclamation. U.S. President Woodrow Wilson approved Mother’s Day in 1914