2nd Monday in October (Canada) 1st Thursday in November (Liberia) Last Wednesday in November (Norfolk Island) 4th Thursday in November (USA)
October 8, 2012 (Canada); November 1, 2012 (Liberia); November 28, 2012 (Norfolk Island);
November 22, 2012 (USA)
October 14, 2013 (Canada); November 7, 2013 (Liberia); November 27, 2013 (Norfolk Island);
November 28, 2013 (USA, Puerto Rico)
Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated primarily in the United Statesand Canada. Several other places around the world observe similar celebrations. It is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States and on the second Monday of October in Canada. Thanksgiving has its historical roots in religious traditions, but today is celebrated in a more secular manner.