- former name of Veterans Day.
Origin of Armistice Day
First recorded in 1915–20
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- the anniversary of the signing of the armistice that ended World War I, on Nov 11, 1918, now kept on Remembrance SundayUS name: Veterans Day See also Remembrance Sunday
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