Jim Salvati Star Wars Day, May 4, celebrates George Lucas‘ Star Wars. It is observed by fans of the media franchise. Observance of the commemorative dayspread quickly through media and grassrootscelebrations.
The date was chosen for the punon the catchphrase“May the Force be with you” as “May the Fourthbe with you”. Even though the holiday was not actually created or declared by Lucasfilm, many Star Warsfans across the world have chosen to celebrate the holiday.It has since been embraced by Lucasfilm as an annual celebration of Star Wars.