Flag Day: Honoring The Stars and Stripes (41 images)

On June 14, 1777, Congress adopted the Stars and Stripes as the national flag of the United States. We commemorate Flag Day this year by highlighting memorable moments in the flag's history.
Updated: June 14, 2012 at 10:15 AM
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An Occupy Wall Street protester walks through Union Square with his face covered by the American Flag on May Day in New York City on May 1, 2012. Multiple protests are planned throughout the day on the eve of the one year anniversary of Osama Bin Laden's death. UPI/John Angelillo
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