"History of Holidays" on the History Channel website

The History Channel has created a website with interactive links covering the history of all the major holidays on the calendar.

Included are:

  • Black History
  • Chinese New Year
  • Christmas
  • Cinco de Mayo
  • Columbus Day
  • Easter
  • Father's Day
  • The Fourth of July
  • Halloween
  • Hanukkah
  • Kwanzaa
  • Labor Day
  • Mardi Gras
  • Memorial Day
  • Passover
  • Ramadan
  • Rosh Hashanah
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Valentine's Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • VJ Day
  • Women's History