DaysUntil.com Logo1
DaysUntil.com Logo4
06:03:13 PM
Latitude: 51.508333
Longitude: -0.125278
Time Zone: America-US/New_York
timeZoneDefault:1
July 2032

Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States. Independence Day is the national day of the United States.[1][2][3]

During the American Revolution, the legal separation of the Thirteen Colonies from Great Britain occurred on July 2, 1776, when the Second Continental Congress voted to approve a resolution of independence that had been proposed in June by Richard Henry Lee of Virginia declaring the United States independent from Great Britain.[4][5] After voting for independence, Congress turned its attention to the Declaration of Independence, a statement explaining this decision, which had been prepared by a Committee of Five, with Thomas Jefferson as its principal author. Congress debated and revised the Declaration, finally approving it on July 4. A day later, John Adams had written to his wife Abigail:

July 2033
G
Monday July 4, 2033 (7/4/2033)
July 2034
G
Tuesday July 4, 2034 (7/4/2034)
July 2035
G
Wednesday July 4, 2035 (7/4/2035)
July 2036
G
Friday July 4, 2036 (7/4/2036)
July 2037
G
Saturday July 4, 2037 (7/4/2037)
July 2038
G
Sunday July 4, 2038 (7/4/2038)
July 2039
G
Monday July 4, 2039 (7/4/2039)
July 2040
G
Wednesday July 4, 2040 (7/4/2040)
July 2041
G
Thursday July 4, 2041 (7/4/2041)

Valid CSS!Valid XHTML 1.0 TransitionalSend suggestions to Dave@DaysUntil.com - Privacy Policy