Mother’s Day in the USA
The date: the second Monday in May (2006 – 14.05)
American Mother’s Day
(as Father’s Day, though) owed its initiation to two activists. One of them, Julia Ward Howe was a poetess and became famous for her words for the patriotic song “The Republic Battle Hymn”. For the first time she suggested to celebrate June, 2 as Mother’s Day
and Peace Day, thinking that it would help to reconcile people after the Civil War...