Saturday, December 22, 2012

Fact of the Day: Jingle Bells in Space

The first song played in space was Jingle Bells on the Gemini 6A. They were played with a harmonica and small bells. The musical instruments are now preserved by the Smithsonian Institute. 

15 comments:

LL Cool Joe said...

Wow that's interesting because I thought it was a Chuck Berry song.

Crack You Whip said...

Hmmm...very interesting fact.

DWei said...

That's pretty festive.

MEcoy said...

wow that a pretty cool trivia

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Celebrating in outer space!

Pat Hatt said...

Never knew that fact, as jingle away the aliens must have went.

Jane said...

Very cool factoid :)

Just Keepin It Real, Folks! said...

Great choice!!!

Pat said...

Puts the words "jingle ALL THE WAY" into perspective! ;)

Thanks!

Dana said...

Very cool!

DEZMOND said...

interesting!

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

Really??
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Filip and Kristel said...

It would be nice to see a launch once.

Greetings,
Filip

Bart said...

wut..why?

Margaret D said...

That's neat!