World What is Juneteenth Day and Why is it Celebrated? by News Line June 20, 2022 written by News Line June 20, 2022 13 views 13 What is Juneteenth Day and Why is it Celebrated? Since Juneteenth became a federal holiday last year, many people are celebrating this day’s significance. Others have been celebrating this day for years with meaningful traditions. What is Juneteenth Day? Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, when federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas, and told enslaved African Americans they were free. Read China confirms presence of water on moon Tell us in the comments: How are you celebrating Independence Day or the so-called Independence Day? 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail News Line Blogger and Content writer previous post China confirms presence of water on moon – News Line next post Ryfors secured a one-year, two-way contract with Tampa Bay on Monday – News Line Related Posts A coal mine fire in southern China’s Guizhou province kills... September 25, 2023 Another Sikh leader of the Khalistan Movement killed in Canada September 21, 2023 Putin to meet Chinese president next month, report September 20, 2023 Bitter meeting of the Canadian High Commissioner in the Indian... September 19, 2023 India could be behind killing of Canadian Sikh Leader: Trudeau September 19, 2023 9 Juvenile Inmates Escape from Pennsylvania’s Abraxas Academy September 18, 2023 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.