August 1 is celebrated as National Girlfriends Day. Well, that’s not exactly what you’re thinking.
Here’s what you need to know about this day What is the significance of Girlfriend Day here? When was the word ‘girlfriend’ coined? Why it is celebrated and much more.
What is National Girlfriend Day!
National Girlfriend Day is an annual event that encourages women across America to come together and celebrate the bond of their special friendship.
When was the word girlfriend used?
For the first time, in 1863, the girlfriend was accustomed to describing a woman’s female friend in her youth. However, until the 1920s the term was used to describe a person’s female romantic partner.
Who is your girlfriend
Girlfriends fall into many categories. After many grow up together, others get together through work or college. Yet, others share a deeper bond; Sisters and mothers also match the definition of girlfriend. Although these kinds of relationships cross our minds frequently, we often fail to set aside time to spend with each other.
History of National Girlfriend Day
1851: A friendship that changed the world
Susan B. met Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton and became friends, 18 years later they formed the National Women’s Suffering Association.
1955: Birth of a star
Marilyn Monroe helped Ella Fitzgerald with a gig book in Mokambo, Hollywood. An act called Ella has changed her career.
1869: Women in Medicine
The Edinburgh Seven fought against sexuality until they finally helped bring in legislation that would allow women to study medicine.
2004: First celebration
Mistress Susan created National Girlfriend Day as a way for girl friends to express gratitude to each other.
How is National Girlfriend Day celebrated?
Since this day is going to be spent hanging out with your girlfriends, the key is to spend some quality time with your friends. People spend Girlfriend’s Day having fun with their girlfriends and spend activities they’ve tied together before.
However, it seems that netizens on Twitter in the United States have completely misunderstood the meaning of girlfriend’s day. Unaware of the significance, the social media celebrated the day with #National GirlfriendDay
Check out some funny memes, tweets from #NationalGirlfriendsDay that make you laugh out loud!
Girls always remember, romantic partners will come and go. Jobs won and lost. No matter what happens, your girls will stay in the crche.