Why do netherlands people celebrate orange day?

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Verna Spinka asked a question: Why do netherlands people celebrate orange day?
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Date created: Sat, Aug 7, 2021 10:53 AM
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  • The color orange has come to symbolize the country, and to signify national pride. King's Day (Queen's Day before 2014) is one occasion on which the Dutch wear orange On royal birthdays, the Dutch tricolor is flown with an orange pennant above it. Each year on April 27, Amsterdam - and indeed the entire county - turns orange.

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I suppose you mean "Queen's Day" since there is no "Orange Day" in the Netherlands. On Queen's Day people often wear a lot of orange, since that is the colour of the Netherlands due to the surnames of the first Kings (Willem of Orange etc.)

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