Presidents’ Day Honored In Nation’s Capital

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 15: The Lincoln Memorial is seen on an overcast President's Day, February 15, 2021 in Washington, DC. President's Day was first observed in 1796 in recognition of George Washington's birthday, the first President of the United States, which is February 22nd but it was eventually proposed to honor both Washington and President Abraham Lincoln, who was born on February 12th, into one federally recognized holiday on the first Monday in February in 1971. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images)
Presidents’ Day Honored In Nation’s Capital