Juneteenth was originally celebrated in Texas, on June 19, 1866. It marked the first anniversary of the day that African Americans there first learned of the Emancipation Proclamation, more than two years after it was initially issued.
Now that is is a national holiday, lets celebrate this day not just on June 19th but EVERYDAY!!!!
Juneteenth – also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day –...