Senior Citizens Day History
Senior Citizen Day aims to honor and support our elders. Senior Citizens play an important role in our society as they help us understand the past while teaching us life lessons for the future. Seniors are valued due to their achievements, knowledge, and contributions to society. President Ronald Reagan is credited with the origin of this observance in 1988. There are many businesses that offer discounts for senior citizens on this day.
Senior Citizens Day References and Related Sitespsychologybenefits.org: Why Senior Citizens are important www.newsweek.com: Discounts for Senior Citizens www.medicalguardian.com: Origin of Senior Citizens