There have been festivals and celebrations related to mothers as far back as the ancient Greeks with a festival in honor of Rhea, “the mother of gods”, and the Roman festival of Hilaria. However these festivities typically celebrated specific mythological mothers rather than one’s own mother.
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The proclamation creating Mother’s Day as a national holiday in the Unites States was made by Woodrow Wilson in 1914. It was determined that the second Sunday in May would be dedicated to honoring our own mothers as well as motherhood in general.