INTERESTING HOLIDAY FACTS

INTERESTING HOLIDAY FACTS

Oh Tannenbaum!

  • The Germans made the first artificial Christmas trees out of dyed goose feathers.
  • Each year more than 4 billion Christmas cards are sent in the U.S. and Canada.
  • All the gifts in the Twelve Days of Christmas would equal 364 gifts.
  • Christmas trees have been sold in the U.S. and Canada since 1850.
  • According to the Guinness world records, the tallest Christmas tree ever cut was a 221-foot Douglas fir that was displayed in 1950 at the Northgate Shopping Center in Seattle, Washington.