Index of Interesting Facts


Here is a list of the stories featured in this blog.  So did you know that:



Arlington National Cemetery was the former estate of General Robert E. Lee

 

Origin of the Candy Cane

 

Cinco de Mayo, How it got started

 

Christmas - Where Did Some of the Customs Come From

 

Curling stones only come from one place in the world

 

Dollar Sign and How it Originated

 

Easter Bunny and Easter Eggs were Around Long Before the holiday - Orgin of Easter

 

"Gung ho" - Where the Phrase Came From

 

Halloween - Mask in the Movie "Halloween" was Bought in a Halloween Shop

 

Halloween - The Origin and History of Halloween

 

Hands - You can tell if a person is really a man or woman from their hands

 

HOLLYWOOD Sign

 

Inspiration for "The Shining" was Not Where it was Actualy Filmed


Lady GaGa - Woman or a Man in Drag? How to Tell...

 

Lilies are Poisonous to Cats

 

Monkeys Practice Prostitution

 

Owls are not the smartest birds?

 

Santa Claus - Where Did He Come From?

 

St. Patrick Was Not From Ireland - The Origin of St. Patrick's Day

 

Snakes - There is a place in the world where there are no native snakes

 

Thanksgiving was Celebrated by Native Americans Before the Pilgrims Ever Landed

 

The Twelve days of Christmas

 

Turkey - Why Americans Eat it on Thanksgiving Day

 

Un-Thanksgiving is Celebrated on Alcatraz Island Every Year

 

Valentine's Day - where it originated from

 

Weddings - Why is June popular for weddings?

 

Yuletide - What is it? Origin of Yuletide