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forefathers' day


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the anniversary of the day (December 21) on which the Pilgrim Fathers landed at Plymouth, Massachusetts (1620). On account of a mistake in reckoning the change from Old Style to New Style, it has generally been celebrated on the 22d.


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