Jun. 18, 2021
The History of Juneteenth
Celebration of Emancipation Day (Juneteenth),
The state of Texas also called the day Juneteenth National Independence Day, Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day (TX).
This celebration is typically observed by people who live in the United States
The celebration is recognized Nationally (federal) and has historical, ethnic, and cultural significance.
Emancipation of slaves in areas in rebellion against the Union
Observances of African American history, culture and progress
The date is always June 19 and recognized annually
lThe first time it was celebrated was June 19, 1866 (celebration)
June 19, 2021 (federal holiday)