Quebec's National Day History
Quebec’s National Day celebrates French Canadians as well as the birth of St John the Baptist. This day combines religious celebration with Canadian nationalism and culture.
Quebec’s National Day was established in 1834 by editor Ludger Duvernay as a national holiday for French Canadians. Quebec’s National Day was officially recognized by the Legislative Assembly of Quebec in 1925. It is observed annually on June 24th.
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