Womens Juneteenth Freedom Day Classic T-shirt

What is Juneteenth June 19th?

Juneteenth is a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States. This holiday marks the day when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas, and announced that all slaves were free. It’s also called Emancipation Day, and it’s often celebrated with parades, picnics, and other events.

Juneteenth began as a way to remember the day when the Emancipation Proclamation was read to all enslaved people in the South. The Proclamation was issued on January 1, 1863 by President Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) during the Civil War (1861-1865). Although Lincoln’s actions were not enough to ensure freedom for all slaves, some former slaves celebrated this date as their own Independence Day.

In 1866 Texas became the first state to officially recognize June 19th as Juneteenth, but it was not until 1980 that Congress passed a resolution declaring June 19th as Juneteenth Day throughout all 50 states.

What gift is appropriate to give on Juneteenth, the 19th of June?

If you want to celebrate Juneteenth, June 19th, with a gift for your loved ones, there are plenty of options. The first thing you’ll want to do is look for a gift that brings you closer together. If that sounds like a no-brainer, it’s because it is! But how do you find a gift that does that?

Well, the first step is to think about what your loved ones like. Maybe your best friend likes to read books and drink coffee on rainy days; maybe your favorite aunt loves to travel but has never been able to afford it; or maybe your mom has always wanted to learn how to cook but has never had the time.

Once you’ve got an idea of what they enjoy, start looking around at stores or online for things related to their interests. You can also ask them directly what they’d like as a gift—you might be surprised by what they say!

If you’re looking for ways to celebrate your partner’s June 19th, consider giving them some special time with you. You can also try getting involved in their hobbies or activities if they have any. If they enjoy cooking, offer up some time in the kitchen helping out with dishes or preparing ingredients; if they love reading books and magazines, offer an hour every week where you sit down with them and discuss what you’ve been reading; if they are interested in sports or fitness, plan a day out together at the gym or on a hike.