The First Father’s Day Card from 9 Things You Didn't Know about Father’s Day

9 Things You Didn't Know about Father’s Day

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The First Father’s Day Card

Father’s Day cards go farther back than Hallmark. One of the earliest dates back roughly 4,000 years. Elmesu, a Babylonian youngster, carved a card out of clay  to “wish his father good health and long life.”