Sunday, May 13, 2012

Fact of the Day: King George IV's Province


The Canadian province of New Brunswick is named in honor of the then-Duke of Brunswick-L√ľneburg, who would later become King George IV of the United Kingdom.

5 comments:

Jax said...

I have no idea about this! Wait til the Canadians venture over ;) lol

Shockgrubz said...

I'd be lying if I said I already knew this. It's good to have all kinds of knowledge about history and geography.

Content Hedgehog said...

Hm. Way to go, King George.

Shaw said...

Yet another tie to England for Canada

Michael said...

Never knew, pretty cool.