Jingle Bells Jingle Bells Jingle All the way!!

Christmas is round the corner.  We all know why and how christmas is celebrated all over the world. But there are some interesting facts about Christmast we Have been unaware of.

Radio Olive 106.3 FM brings those fun facts about Christmas.

  • Nova Scotia is the World’s leading exporter of Christmas Tree.
  • Almost 28 sets of LEGO are sold every second during the Christmas Season.
  • Jingle Bells – the popular christmas song was originally written for Thanksgiving and not for christmas.
  • Coca Cola was the first company that used Santa Claus during the winter season for promotion.
  • Hallmark  introduced its first card in 1915.
  • Christmas Trees were first decorated with fruits and then later on with candles. In 1895 , electric lights were used to decorate Christmas Trees.
  • The largest floating Christmas tree in the world is in Rio De Janiero – Brazil.
  • In 1962 , the US issued the first Christmas postage Stamp.
  • The Friday and saturday before Christmas are the busiest Shopping days and not Black Friday.
  • It is a tradition in Japan to eat KFC on Christmas. Orders must be placed two months in advance.
  • The highest grossing movie about christmas since 1980 is Jim Carrey’s “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”.


Enjoy the fun facts and join us in the celebrations. Stay tumed to Radio Olive 106.3 FM…Jiyo Bindaas

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