History of USA
Labor Day is a federal holiday in the United States celebrated on the first Monday in September
To honor and recognize the American labor movement and the works and contributions of laborers to the development and achievements of the United States
The three-day weekend it falls on is called Labor Day Weekend.
Beginning in the late 19th century, as the trade union and labor movements grew
Trade unionists proposed that a day be set aside to celebrate labor.
"Labor Day" was promoted by the Central Labor Union and the Knights of Labor, which organized the first parade in New York City. In 1887
By the time it became an official federal holiday in 1894, thirty states in the U.S. officially celebrated Labor Day
Canada's Labour Day is also celebrated on the first Monday of September
More than 80 countries celebrate International Workers' Day on May 1, Including India