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  • n. A holiday in celebration of fatherhood, or to honor fathers, celebrated on the third Sunday of June in most of the world's countries. See Wikipedia:Father's Day:Dates.

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  • n. US: third Sunday in June


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  • A Special Father's Day for the Girardis Father's Day began at 5:30 Sunday morning for Yankee manager Joe Girardi, as he roused himself and got dressed for the two-and-a-half hour drive to his hometown of Peoria, Ill., to visit his father, Jerry.

    Reporter's Notebook

  • Qwilleran, before returning home with his four batwing capes, decided to drive to the valley to have his Sunday dinner ahead of the Father's Day rush.

    The Cat Who Moved A Mountain

  • The one on the pad was datelined two days after Father's Day of the previous year.

    The Cat Who Moved A Mountain

  • Father's Day had more significance at Tiptop than he knew, as he discovered when he went to Potato Cove to pick up the four batwing capes.

    The Cat Who Moved A Mountain

  • Starring Ryan Reynolds as test pilot-turned-superhero Hal Jordan, "Green Lantern" earned $52.7 million over the Father's Day weekend, according to early estimates from Warner Bros.

    'Green Lantern' Casts a Soft Light

  • Tuning in the eleven o'clock news on the local radio station, he heard this brief announcement: "A police prisoner in Spudsboro General Hospital is a new suspect in the Father's Day murder of J.J. Hawkinfield last, name withheld pending charges.

    The Cat Who Moved A Mountain


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