Fun Facts about Christmas

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The tallest christmas 

tree ever displayed was in Seattle, Washington. It measured 221 ft. tall.

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THE CANDY CANE

was invented in Germany, it was made into a J for Jesus. The red stripes symbolize his blood.

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Christmas came from

the words Cristes Maesse, meaning “mass of Christ.”

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Jingle Bells

was originally a Thanksgiving song

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Americans

spend nearly $1,000 on gifts

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Christmas trees

were first used by ancient Egyptians and Romans.

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Santa Claus

gets gifts too! the jolly old man does not want traditional gifts, but he is a bit partial to cookies and milk to keep him satisfied during his trip around the world.

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France

gifted the Statue of Liberty to the USA as a Christmas gift in the year 1886.

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Silent Night

is the most recorded song.

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Eating KFC

for Christmas is a Japanese tradition.

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