Dad, Father, Daddy, Dadio, Pops, whatever you call the male figure in your life, deserves a day of thanks. Father’s day is a national holiday dedicated to celebrating fathers and all that they do. It’s a day where you say thank you for all the times dad drove you to school, carried you to bed and was a shoulder to cry on. This year, Fathers day will be celebrated on June 21st, which is creeping around the corner! Show your dad how grateful you are for him by buying him a nice tie, taking him to lunch or simply spend some extra time with him.
Here are just a few interesting facts about father’s day!
· The person credited for inventing the concept of Father's Day is Mrs. Sonora Smart Dodd, an American whose father had raised his six children single-handedly
· Rose is the official flower for Father's Day. Wearing a red rose signifies a living father, while white one represents deceased father.
· Greeting cards make up the number one gift item on the occasion of Father's Day.
· It has been estimated that more than one-third of the cards sold on Father's Day are funny in nature.