Although Christmas is the largest celebration worldwide, there are plenty of very interesting and sometimes even weird things about this holiday. That’s why in ArtsCase we’ve decided to make a list of cool facts about this celebration, we’re pretty sure you don’t know them, yet…
- The Statue of liberty as a Christmas Gift.
The Statue of Liberty was gifted to the US by the French on Christmas day in 1886. It weighs 225 tons and thus you could consider it as the biggest Christmas gift in the world.
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2. What about the traditional colors of Christmas?
The three traditional colors Christmas decorations are red, green and gold. Red symbolizes the blood of Christ, green symbolized life and rebirth, and gold represents light, royalty and wealth.
3. Santa Claus used as promotion?
We all know Coca-Cola and this brand was the first company that used Santa Claus during the winter season for promotion.
4.The first artificial Christmas Tree wasn’t a tree at all.
The first artificial Christmas trees were developed in Germany in the 19th century, due to a major continuous deforestation. The feather trees became increasingly popular during the early 20th century and finally made their way to the US.
5. Was the birth on Jesus Christ in the Spring?
Christmas supposedly marks the birth of Jesus Christ on Dec. 25. But there is no mention of Dec. 25 in the Bible and most historians actually believe he was born in the spring.