When we celebrating Mother's Day tomorrow with our mothers, let's trace back how Mother's Day come by.
Mother's Day is a celebration that honors mothers and motherhood, it is celebrated in many parts of the world, trace back to ancient festivals.However, the modern holiday is an American invention.
In 1868 Ann Jarvis created a committee to establish a "Mother's Friendship Day" whose purpose was "to reunite families that had been divided during the Civil War”, her daughter Anna Jarvis continue her mother's efforts following the death of her mother.
Jarvis campaigned to establish Mother's Day as a U.S. national holiday. On May 9, 1914 President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation declaring the first national Mother's Day.