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Father's Day 2024 Date, History, Significance in Gujarati: Father and children have a very beautiful and unbreakable relationship. In many countries of the world, Father's Day is celebrated on the third Sunday of June to show love and dedication towards father. This year Father's Day will be celebrated on 16 June.

According to the information, Father's Day was started in the early 1900s to honor fathers. Father's Day was first celebrated on June 19, 1910 in Fairmont, West Virginia.

Let us tell you that in 1907 there was a mine accident in Monongah, West Virginia. In which it was decided to organize this day in honor of at least 210 fathers. The celebration of Father's Day was started by LeGrace Golden Clayton.

In 1966, U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson nationally recognized the third Sunday of the year as Father's Day. In 1972, President Richard Nixon declared the day a permanent national holiday.