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Spokane, Wash., is birthplace of Father’s Day

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Happy Father’s Day!

Did you know that Spokane, Washington is the birthplace of Father’s Day?

According to the government website www., 16-year-old Sonora Dodd didn’t think it was fair that mother’s were being honored with Mother’s Day, while fathers had no Father’s Day.


Her own mother had died when she was young, and her father had been raising her.

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