How will you be celebrating July 4th this year??
On this day in 1776, the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence, setting the 13 colonies on the road to freedom as a sovereign nation. This holiday will be marked with red, white and blue flags and celebrated with picnics, parades and fireworks.
Did you know…in July 1776, the estimated number of people living in the newly independent nation was 2.5 million, the nation’s estimated population on July 4th last year was 321.4 million!