Events similar to or like United States Bicentennial

Series of celebrations and observances during the mid-1970s that paid tribute to historical events leading up to the creation of the United States of America as an independent republic. Wikipedia

  • Holidays with paid time off in the United States

    In the United States there are a number of observed holidays where employees receive paid time off. The labor force in the United States comprises about 62% (as of 2014) of the general population. Wikipedia

  • Independence Day (United States)

    Federal holiday in the United States commemorating the Declaration of Independence of the United States, on July 4, 1776. The Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies were no longer subject (and subordinate) to the monarch of Britain, King George III, and were now united, free, and independent states. Wikipedia

  • History of the United States (1776–1789)

    Between 1776 and 1789 thirteen British colonies emerged as a newly independent nation, the United States of America. Fighting in the American Revolutionary War started between colonial militias and the British Army in 1775. Wikipedia

  • Rise to Rebellion

    2001 historical fiction book by Jeff Shaara that tells the story of the events leading up to the American Revolution. The book spans from the Boston Massacre to the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Wikipedia

  • Old South

    Geographically, the Old South are the U.S. states in the Southern United States that were among the original Thirteen Colonies, which declared independence in 1776 and formed the United States of America. Differentiated from the Deep South and Upper South, by being limited to these states present-day boundaries, rather than those of their colonial predecessors. Wikipedia

  • Series of eight novels by John Jakes written to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence of the United States. The books became best sellers, with no novel in the series selling fewer than 3.5 million copies. Wikipedia

    Sentences

    Sentences forUnited States Bicentennial

    • In concert with the United States Bicentennial in 1976, Stanford White's changes to the Rotunda were removed and the building was returned to Jefferson's original design.University of Virginia-Wikipedia
    • Ford's 1976 election campaign benefitted from his being an incumbent president during several anniversary events held during the period leading up to the United States Bicentennial.Gerald Ford-Wikipedia
    • The 1976 United States Bicentennial celebration provided the motivation for planning to accommodate large numbers of expected visitors to the National Mall.National Mall-Wikipedia
    • Originally held as a downtown street parade in 1976 to celebrate the United States Bicentennial, the festival proved popular enough for the city to hold it every year.Salina, Kansas-Wikipedia
    • In the United States Bicentennial issue of their AIA Journal, the American Institute of Architects called it "the proudest achievement of American architecture in the past 200 years."University of Virginia-Wikipedia
    • Perhaps in tribute to the historic venue, as well as to the United States Bicentennial celebration, both candidates spoke of a "new spirit" in America.Williamsburg, Virginia-Wikipedia

      This will create an email alert.  Stay up to date on result for: United States Bicentennial