Did British troops returning from South Asia centuries ago start saying so long as a variation of salaam?

So long is actually an Americanism. For a discussion of its origin, see http://www.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/3/messages/616.html.

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What did the US celebrate on July 4 1976?

Idependence from brittan and western Europe

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Who wore the coat of many colours?

Joseph wor the coat of many colors

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What are the causes and consequences of the American Revolution?

Relations between the 13 American colonies & England, the mother country began to break down during the mmid 18th century. A colonists become accustomed to governing themselves, and had developed a sense of unity & independence. England passed the law of taxation for coloniest & restr...

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What are the natural holidays in the United States?

Are you asking for holidays like Solstice, Yule, Equinox, etc?

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On the Fourth of July you celebrate independence from what country?

We celebrate the Declaration of Independence against Great Britain.

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Where did the fairy tale the Gingerbread Man originate?

It"s a long shot, but there are peripheral glances of a man-made monster in Yiddish folklore called the GOLEM which was visualized as a man made of Clay-or some dough-like substance, like the Gingerbread man. in both cases the creature was created fully grown- the Gingerbread MAN, not Boy. Food f...

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