Pakistan News / Father’s Day 2012 > Father’s Day was celebrated on Sunday all over the world including Pakistan.
The idea for creating a day for children to honor their fathers began in Spokane Washington.
Father’s Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood paternal bonds and the influence of fathers in society.
Father’s Day complements Mother’s Day a celebration that honors mothers and motherhood. Father’s Day is celebrated popularly on 3rd Sunday in June in many parts of the world.
The idea for creating a day for children to honor their fathers began in Spokane Washington. A woman by the name of Sonora Smart Dodd thought of the idea for Father’s Day while listening to a Mother’s Day sermon in 1909.