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Constitution Day

Observed on September 17, the day the U.S. Constitutional Convention signed the Constitution in 1787. Previously called Citizenship Day.

Consitution Day, September 17, 2019!

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We the People...

Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by thirty-nine brave men on September 17, 1787, recognizing all who, are born in the U.S. or by naturalization, have become citizens.

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day is a combined event that occurs in the United States on September 17 each year.

>Tuesday, September 17, 2019 – Observed date

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How many of us can still sing the Preamble to the Constitution thanks to this classic cartoon?