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Lee's Birthday

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noun \ˈlēz-\

Definition of Lee's Birthday

  1. :  January 19 or the third Monday in January observed as a legal holiday in many southern states



Origin of lee's birthday

Robert E. Lee


First Known Use: 1910


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