Jefferson Davis's Birthday

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Jef·​fer·​son Da·​vis's Birthday | \ ˈje-fər-sən-ˈdā-və-səz- How to pronounce Jefferson Davis's Birthday (audio) \

Definition of Jefferson Davis's Birthday

: the first Monday in June observed as a legal holiday in many Southern states

First Known Use of Jefferson Davis's Birthday

1929, in the meaning defined above

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“Jefferson Davis's Birthday.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jefferson%20Davis%27s%20Birthday. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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