Happy Leif Erikson Day

Wishing a very Happy Leif Erikson Day to all the fellow Americans. Let us remember Leif Erikson on this day and seek inspiration from him.


On the occasion of Leif Erikson Day, let us renew all our ties with all our near and dear ones to make this a memorable day. Happy Leif Erikson Day.


Warm wishes on Leif Erikson Day to you my dear. Let us always remember Leif Erikson who became the bridge between Europe and America.


We must never forget our roots and that is what the occasion of Leif Erikson Day reminds us all. Wishing a very Happy Leif Erikson Day to you.


On the occasion of Leif Erikson Day, let us take inspiration from the man who became the first European to come to America. Happy Leif Erikson Day my dear.


Leif Erikson will always remind us that there is nothing impossible in this world. Warm greetings on the occasion of Leif Erikson Day.


Let us make this Leif Erikson Day a special one by living our dreaming and pushing ourselves to do things that are impossible. Happy Leif Erikson Day.


There is a whole world waiting to be explored. Let us find the Leif Erikson within us and head out towards a journey that is adventurous and inspiring. Happy Leif Erikson Day.


Warm wishes on Leif Erikson Day to you. Let us never forget the importance contributions made by Leif Erikson towards American civilization.


The perfect way to celebrate Leif Erikson Day is by learning that there is no limit to exploration and we must never limit ourselves from exploring.

In 1964, the U.S Congress asked the president to proclaim October 9 to be celebrated as Leif Erikson day each year.


Mr. Donald Trump has emphasized celebrating Leif Erikson Day with the same enthusiasm as of Columbus day as it holds great historical significance.


Significantly, this day is celebrated to commemorate the bygone ties between the Americas and the Scandinavian countries and commit to continuing their close diplomatic relations.


To this day, the Nordic countries remain strong economic and military allies of the United States of America.


Both of Nordic Countries hold essential roles in the Arctic Council, facilitating cooperation economic expansion, ecological conservation, etc.


In 1825, six Norwegian families replicated the voyage made by Leif Erikson, alighting from their sloop at New York Harbor on the first organized migration from Scandinavia to the United States.


Like the Puritans and the pilgrims before them, six Norwegian families came to the United States of America searching for religious freedom and security from persecution.


More than 11 million Americans have their origins in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden, including Nobel Prize winners, Academy Award winners, and Legion of Merit recipients.

Leif Erikson Day is predominantly celebrated in many Nordic communities of the U.S.A.


Many Nordic communities put on quite a show on this day, particularly in the United States’ northern midwest.

Viking weddings, parades, craft fairs, Norwegian buffets are a few of the festival’s many features.


Native Americans were, of course, the original guardians of the land; the Americans also admire the bravery that early Europeans took to venture off the map in hopes of discovering new land.


Leif Erikson Day also has a special mention in the much admired cartoon show Spongebob Squarepants; it is Squarepant’s favorite holiday.

Spongebob Squarepants has got a whole episode dedicated to Leif Erikson Day!

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