When is Veterans Day and how is it celebrated in the US?

When is Veterans Day and how is it celebrated in the US?
 

World War I ended on November 11, 1918 when there was an armistice and cessation of hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany.
This day was recognised as the marking of the end of World War I and in 1936 was introduced as a legal holiday to be dedicated to the veterans who served in the war.
In subsequent years and after further wars the day became known as Veterans Day to honour all of the veterans who served in all wars.
The day was written in law as Veterans Day in 1954, when it replaced Armistice Day, and is celebrated every year on November 11.
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6 November 2017 in Hot News, Views: 35
Source: Metro
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