In the U.S., the first Father's Day was celebrated on June 19th in 1910 but only by the state of Washington. It did not become a national holiday until 1972 when Richard Nixon signed a proclamation declaring Father's Day a federal holiday during his re-election campaign. Father's Day is celebrated on the 3rd Sunday of June.
Some European and Latin American countries celebrate Father's Day on St. Joseph's Day, a traditional Catholic holiday celebrated March 19th.
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