July 4 is observed as Independence Day in the United States (US). The day, popularly known as the Fourth of July, is observed to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence of the US that took place on July 4, 1776, ending their colonialism to Great Britain (now the United Kingdom). People observe the occasion amidst grandeur festivities and in high spirits. They send across popular Independence Day wishes and greetings to their loved ones to celebrate the occasion.