CHRISTMAS TALES - TRIVIA
SEASONAL GREETINGS FROM AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST Arabic Idah Saidan Wa Sanah Jadidah Afrikaans GeSëende Kersfees Een Plesierige Kerfees African (Eritrea, Tigrinja) Rehus-Beal-Ledeats
# 1 The winter solstice was considered an important point of the year by the German and Celtic tribes
# 13 Franklin Pierce was the fourteenth President of the United States (1853-1857) and in 1856 he was the first President to decorate the first White House Christmas tree.
# 1 In 1979 the Christingle Service was for the first time introduced into Barbados at the St Ambrose Church.