Why is Thanksgiving celebrated on different dates between Canada & US?

I live in Canada celebrate Thanksgiving in 2nd Monday in October 8, this year--why does US celebrate it November 22?

2 Answers

  • googie
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Perhaps the legislators of the two countries when establishing dates for giving thanks had different reasons for counting their blessings.Our Thanksgiving was predicated on a date close to the time the pilgrims landed in the new world.As a result we celebrate the third or fourth Thursday of November.

  • Erika
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

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