Thursday, December 20, 2012

Fact of the Day: Alabama Christmas

Alabama was the first state to recognize Christmas as an official holiday in 1836. 

17 comments:

deeps said...

thats a Christmassy news
thanks :)

DWei said...

Well on its way to being a 200 year old tradition. :P

MEcoy said...

wow thats new to me
nice adam i really love reading your trivias

RaeAbigael said...

seriously?! haha. cool!

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Unknown said...

Give the state a medal, i say.

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Good for Alabama!

Pat Hatt said...

That one I knew, I used it for a post that came due.

CraveCute said...

I did not know that!

A Beer for the Shower said...

I'll assume all of the other states were too busy celebrating Festivus?

fashion-meets-art said...

oh great!

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Anonymous said...

That's cause Bama rules. Especially the college football world, ha.

Christine said...

oh really!

Crazy for fashion said...

How interesting! I didn´t know!

Dana said...

That's pretty cool!

Rawknrobyn.blogspot.com said...

Interesting. I never would've guessed.

xoRobyn

Lucy said...

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Anthony Hopper said...

I didn't know that...nice find!