Father’s Day began in 1910, honoring a widowed father whom took care of six children during the Civil War. President Coolidge in 1924 supported the induction of a national Father’s Day leading to it eventually being signed permanently into law by Nixon in 1972. The rose is considered the official flower of Father’s Day with red symbolizing a living father and white representing a deceased father. With over 70.1 million dads across the United States, much is to be celebrated on this special day. A selection of special Father’s Day messages to your husband are listed below.
Every girl may not be a queen to her husband, but she is always a princess to her father. Happy Father’s Day.
Father: A son’s first hero and a daughters first love. Happy Father’s Day.
Father’s be good to your daughters, you are the God and the weight of her world. Happy Father’s Day.
Father’s Day over the years as we grow old, we remember our father so brave and bold. We wish you a wonderful Happy Father’s Day.
He didn’t tell me how to live, he lived and let me watch him do it. Happy Father’s Day.
I am glad that we have both invested in our marriage, in our children, and in our life together. Dividends are great and selling shares are against the charter. Happy Father’s Day.
If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology. The whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons. Happy Father’s Day.
It is only when you grow up, and step back from him or leave him for your own career and your own home. It is only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it. Pride reinforces love. Happy Father’s Day.
Love is sweet, love is sad, but with me Love is the best thing you ever had.
My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. Happy Father’s Day.
So many wonderful moments we have spent together, so many wonderful years in all kinds of weather. Thinking of you father brings memories to my mind, wonderful ones I will always treasure. Happy Father’s Day.
So many wonderful moments we have spent together. Thinking of you brings memories to my mind. I love you so much. Happy Father’s Day.
The place that you hold in my mind is the place that you hold in my heart. Happy Father’s Day.
There is something like a line of gold thread running through a man’s words when he talks to his daughter and gradually over the years it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself. Happy Father’s Day.
What in the world could I change about a man that loves his family, works hard, and treats his wife with love and respect. Absolutely nothing. Happy Father’s Day.
You are so full of compassion, love, and strength. When we need a strong hand of support in our family, you are always there. I love you for being who you are and for all that you do. Happy Father’s Day.
You are the one who brought me all the happiness in the world. You never let me touch sadness. You sacrificed your life for my sake and without you my life would be fake. Happy Father’s Day.
You give our children something to admire. Happy Father’s Day.
You have seen me laugh and have seen me cry. You always were there with me. I may not have always said it but thank you for everything. Happy Father’s Day.
The below infographic provides some interesting facts and statistics regarding the celebration of Father’s Day. With over 1.8 million single fathers, almost half of these individuals are divorced. A third were never married. Less money on average is spent on fathers during this occasion versus Mothers Day.