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Why We Celebrate Thanksgiving On The 4th Thursday Of November

Why We Celebrate Thanksgiving On The 4th Thursday Of November

NPR - Tanya Ballard Brown

Move Thanksgiving to Friday? That's what F.B. Haviland asked President Herbert Hoover in 1929. Didn't happen. But while we're on the subject, ever wonder why we carve our gobblers on the fourth Thursday of November? Hint: It's not because Thanksgiving Thursday is more alliterative than Thanksgiving …

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