Saturday, January 14, 2006

Flags of the Day (for Friday the 13th)

Yesterday was "Star Spangled Banner" Day, the anniversary of the Flag Act of 1794, which established that the US flag would have 15 stars and 15 stripes.

Yesterday was also Redemption day in Ghana; and Liberation Day in Togo

Photo of the Star Spangled Banner at Fort McHenry courtesy of Retropolis. Animated flags provided courtesy of Pascal Gross.


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