5 Things about American Independence Day Celebrations Most Americans Are Unaware Of

American Independence Day

There is an iconic painting in which all the founding fathers of the Declaration of Independence are seen presenting the first draft of the document and signing it. However, according to the reputed historian, David McCullough, this painting is merely representative in nature and no such meeting of all the delegates ever happened in Philadelphia. There are many other similar facts that the general American public is probably unaware of. No, the Declaration of Independence Was Not Signed On July 4. The Fourth of July is not the date on which the Declaration was formally signed. The Continental Congress had taken an official...

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