Today is the 236th birthday of Old Glory – the Stars and Stripes – the American Flag. In the United States, we celebrate Flag Day to commemorate its adoption by the Second Continental Congress on June 14, 1777.
The flag has changed a lot since the adoption of the original 13-star version. Stars were added and rearranged within the blue field as new states joined the Union. The current 50-star version was adopted on July 4, 1960 when Hawaii became our 50th state. It is also the version that has represented our nation …read more
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