March 17, 1762
The First St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Back in 1762, New York’s first St. Patrick’s Day parade took place.
Saint Patrick’s Day or the ‘Feast of Saint Patrick’ is a cultural and religious holiday celebrated annually on 17 March. It marks the death date of the patron saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick.
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